Watch Fedor Emelianenko KO Frank Mir at Bellator 198

Frank Mir

Dillon Danis a decorated jiu-jitsu savant who serves as Conor McGregor's grappling coach and training partner made a successful professional MMA debut at Bellator 198 on Saturday, April 28 from inside Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. From here Fedor was able to finish the fight with a succession of strikes on the ground, referee Mike Beltran stepping in after just 48 seconds, as Mir had no answer for the pinpoint ground-and-pound. Not ready to retire quite yet, the former UFC heavyweight champion has signed with Bellator and joined their heavyweight tournament.

If you enjoy this then make sure to subscribe on iTunes, Podbean, Stitcher and YouTube. He now moves on to the semifinals of the heavyweight Grand Prix.

Emelianenko's USA manager Jerry Millen confirmed the Federal Bureau of Investigation had sought out his fighter before his appearance at Bellator 198.

The 24-year-old was tagged with a couple of right hands early in the bout, but managed to pull guard - and the scrap was virtually over as soon as he did. But Emelianenko recovered took down Mir, who quickly brought the fight back to the feet.

Fedor now advances to face Chael Sonnen in the next round of the GP tournament. Both Lovato and Gracie improve to 8-0. Bellator is full of some of the best jiu-jitsu practitioners in mixed martial arts, with submissions aplenty in Chicago.

A surprise visit by the Federal Bureau of Investigation didn't distract Fedor Emelianenko.

In the co-main event, Emmanuel Sanchez got Sam Sicilia to the ground and quickly dominated, almost locking on a couple of leg submissions before finishing him off with an arm-triangle choke. Javier Torres - sub (arm-triangle choke, R2) Dillon Danis def.

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