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Bader vs Kongo- fight ended as no contest

Main event of Bellator 226 event Ryan Bader vs Cheick Kongo ended up in no contest after accidental eye poke from Ryan Bader after ground and pound. It was a first round, Bader start swinging and some of the shots landed on Kongo’s head who was backing down. After couple of exchanges Bader went for a takedown and ended up on top of Kongo who was sitting with his back next to the cage. Bader started some ground and pound  from a sitting position and accidental eye poked Kongo. Referee saw that , and he invited doctor in the cage. After checking out Kongo’s eye doctor said that he can not continue and fight was stopped in minute 3:52 of very first round.