Cheick Kongo (Jeff Vulgamore/Combat Press)

Bellator 265 Results: Kongo Submits Kharitonov, Storley Edges Schiro

On Friday, August 20, Bellator MMA hosted Bellator 265: Kongo vs. Kharitonov from the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.

In the night’s main event, veteran heavyweights Cheick Kongo and Sergei Kharitonov collided.

The prelims kicked off live above at 6:30 p.m. ET, followed at 9 p.m. ET by the main card live on Showtime.


Cheick Kongo def. Sergei Kharitonov by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 4:59
Logan Storley def. Dante Schiro by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Marcelo Golm def. Billy Swanson by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 4:57
Jornel Lugo def. Keith Lee by technical submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 5:00
Fabio Aguiar def. Taylor Johnson by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Mike Hamel def. Bryce Logan by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Archie Colgan def. Ben Simons by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 4:04
Duane Johnson def. Deven Fisher by submission (D’Arce choke). Round 1, 1:04
Bailey Schoenfelder def. Kory Moegenburg by TKO (punches). Round 1, 4:11