Daniel James earned another finish, stopping Marcelo Golm in the main event of Bellator 293.
James picked up his 15th career win, stopping Golm in the third round. The bout was the headline fight live on Showtime.
“This is everything I expected. I’m on a winning streak of five,” James said. “Just like I planned. I feel like right now, you’ve seen me in the toughest situations in the fight. Right now, in my career, there’s no such thing as losing. I’m confident.”
In the co-main event, Cat Zingano bested Leah McCourt, scoring a decision.
Bellator 293 Results
#8-Daniel James (15-6-1) defeated #7-Marcelo Golm (10-4) via TKO (punches) at :26 of round three
#1-Cat Zingano (14-4) defeated #4-Leah McCourt (7-3) via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
#3-John Salter (19-6) defeated #7-Aaron Jeffrey (13-4) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Archie Colgan (7-0) defeated Justin Montalvo (5-1) via TKO (strikes) at 3:33 of round one
Luke Trainer (7-1) defeated #9-Sullivan Cauley (5-1) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:58 of round one
Rakim Cleveland (23-15-1) defeated Christian Edwards (5-3) via submission (guillotine) at 3:55 of round three
Mike Hamel (10-5) defeated Nick Browne (13-3) via TKO (strikes) at :42 of round one
Adam Piccolotti (14-5) defeated Mandel Nallo (9-3) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:26 of round three
Sara Collins (4-0) defeated Pam Sorenson (9-6) via submission (scarf hold armlock) at 2:43 of round one
Jeff Creighton (7-3-1) defeated Joey Davis (8-1) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
#10-Lucas Brennan (8-0) defeated Josh San Diego (9-5) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:14 of round one
Vladimir Tokov (9-2) defeated Lance Gibson Jr. (7-1) via KO (punch) at 1:02 of round one
Randi Field (4-1) defeated Ashley Cummins (7-7) via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Bryce Meredith (3-0) defeated Brandon Carrillo (2-1) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 0:00 of round two
MacKenzie Stiller (1-0) defeated Maria Henderson (1-1) via submission (armbar) at 3:17 of round