• Fri, Jun 24, 2022
Gegard Mousasi vs. Johnny Eblen

 Note

Arena, date and time can change.

On Friday, June 24 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, USA Gegard «The Dreamcatcher» Mousasi will meet Johnny «Diamond Hands» Eblen for Bellator MMA title in a 5-round middleweight bout.

Gegard Mousasi
Gegard Mousasi
The Dreamcatcher
Johnny Eblen
Johnny Eblen
Diamond Hands
Country NetherlandsNetherlands
Tehran, Iran
USAUSA
Des Moines, Iowa, USA
Age 36 years 30 years
Pro 19 years 4 years
Height 6′ 2″ (188 cm) 6′ 1″ (185 cm)
Reach 76″ (193 cm) 74″ (188 cm)
Division middleweight
(185 lbs / 83,9 kg)
middleweight
(185 lbs / 83,9 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles
Bellator MMA (middleweight)
-
Record 49 - 7 - 2
(28 KOs)
11 - 0 - 0
(5 KOs)
KOs 57% 45%
Inactive 119 days 104 days
Advant.
Johnny Eblen won by unanimous decision (UD) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Friday, June 24 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Gegard Mousasi versus Johnny Eblen?

  • SHOWTIME

Mousasi vs. Eblen Full Fight Highlights

Mousasi vs. Eblen Fight Promo

Who fights on Friday, June 24?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
middleweight (185 lbs)Gegard Mousasi
(49 - 7 - 2)
Johnny Eblen
(11 - 0 - 0)
For Bellator MMA tit.
bantamweight (135 lbs)Leandro Higo
(21 - 5 - 0)
Danny Sabatello
(12 - 1 - 0)
bantamweight (135 lbs)Magomed Magomedov
(18 - 2 - 0)
Enrique Barzola
(18 - 5 - 2)
welterweight (170 lbs)Brennan Ward
(15 - 6 - 0)
Kassius Kayne
(12 - 7 - 0)
lightweight (155 lbs)Brent Primus
(11 - 2 - 0)
Alexander Shabliy
(21 - 3 - 0)
featherweight (145 lbs)Cat Zingano
(12 - 4 - 0)
Pam Sorenson
(9 - 4 - 0)
middleweight (185 lbs)Anatoly Tokov
(30 - 3 - 0)
Muhammad Abdullah
(11 - 5 - 0)
welterweight (170 lbs)Sabah Homasi
(16 - 10 - 0)
Maycon Mendonça
(11 - 5 - 0)
flyweight (125 lbs)Alejandra Lara
(9 - 5 - 0)
Ilara Joanne
(9 - 6 - 0)
featherweight (145 lbs)Cody Law
(6 - 0 - 0)
James Gonzalez
(8 - 5 - 0)
lightweight (155 lbs)Dan Moret
(15 - 7 - 0)
Killys Mota
(12 - 3 - 0)
featherweight (145 lbs)Lucas Brennan
(6 - 0 - 0)
Johnny Soto
(4 - 2 - 0)
middleweight (185 lbs)Aaron Jeffery
(11 - 3 - 0)
Fabio Aguiar
(18 - 2 - 0)
lightweight (155 lbs)Bryce Logan
(12 - 6 - 0)
Mandel Nallo
(8 - 2 - 0)
Gegard «The Dreamcatcher» Mousasi

Gegard «The Dreamcatcher» Mousasi

Gegard Mousasi is a Dutch MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Mousasi has been performing for 19 years.

Gegard was born in Tehran, Iran, on August 1, 1985.
He currently resides in Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands.

Last fight

The last fight of Gegard Mousasi took place on February 25, 2022 against Austin VanderfordAustin Vanderford.
Mousasi won by technical knockout (TKO).

Gegard Mousasi vs. Austin Vanderford 

Gegard Mousasi's last fight

First world title

On May 25, 2018 Gegard Mousasi became the Bellator MMA middleweight champion.
The Dutch defeated world champion Rafael Carvalho.

MMA record

  • Total fights: 58
  • Wins: 49
  • Wins by KO: 28
  • Wins by subm: 12
  • Wins by dec: 9
  • Losses: 7
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 3
  • Losses by dec: 3
  • Draws: 2

MMA career

How many fights did Gegard Mousasi have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-06-24 Johnny Eblen Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2022-02-25 Austin Vanderford Win
TKO (Punches)
2021-08-13 John Salter Win
TKO (Punches)
2020-10-29 Douglas Lima Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-09-28 Lyoto Machida Win
Decision (Split)
2019-06-22 Rafael Lovato Jr. Loss
Decision (Majority)
2018-09-29 Rory MacDonald Win
TKO (Elbows and Punches)
2018-05-25 Rafael Carvalho Win
TKO (Punches)
2017-10-20 Alexander Shlemenko Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2017-04-08 Chris Weidman Win
TKO (Knees)
2016-11-19 Uriah Hall Win
TKO (Punches)
2016-10-08 Vitor Belfort Win
TKO (Punches)
2016-07-09 Thiago Santos Win
KO (Punches)
2016-02-27 Thales Leites Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-09-26 Uriah Hall Loss
TKO (Flying Knee and Punches)
2015-05-16 Costas Philippou Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2015-01-24 Dan Henderson Win
TKO (Punches)
2014-09-05 Ronaldo Souza Loss
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2014-05-31 Mark Munoz Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2014-02-15 Lyoto Machida Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-04-06 Ilir Latifi Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2013-01-12 Mike Kyle Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2011-12-17 Ovince St. Preux Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2011-07-16 Hiroshi Izumi Win
TKO (Punches)
2011-04-09 Keith Jardine Draw
Draw (Majority)
2010-09-25 Tatsuya Mizuno Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2010-07-10 Jake O'Brien Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2010-04-17 Muhammed Lawal Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2009-12-31 Gary Goodridge Win
TKO (Punches)
2009-11-07 Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou Win
TKO (Punches)
2009-08-15 Renato Sobral Win
KO (Punches)
2009-05-26 Mark Hunt Win
Submission (Straight Armbar)
2008-09-23 Ronaldo Souza Win
KO (Upkick)
2008-09-23 Melvin Manhoef Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2008-06-15 Dong Sik Yoon Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2008-04-29 Denis Kang Win
Submission (Triangle Choke)
2008-03-02 Steve Mensing Win
TKO (Punches)
2008-02-01 Evangelista Santos Win
TKO (Punches)
2007-10-19 Damir Mirenic Win
TKO (Punches)
2007-08-25 Kyacey Uscola Win
TKO (Punches)
2007-07-21 Alexander Kokoev Win
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)
2006-12-09 Gregory Bouchelaghem Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2006-11-05 Hector Lombard Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2006-08-26 Akihiro Gono Loss
Submission (Armbar)
2006-06-04 Makoto Takimoto Win
TKO (Broken Eye Socket)
2006-04-11 Hidetada Irie Win
TKO (Corner Stoppage)
2006-03-05 Sanjin Kadunc Win
TKO (Punches)
2005-12-17 Andre Fyeet Win
TKO (Punches)
2005-12-02 Tsuyoshi Kurihara Win
KO (Knee and Punches)
2005-10-09 Stefan Klever Win
TKO (Punches)
2005-04-24 Chico Martinez Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2005-03-12 John Donnelly Win
Submission (Armbar)
2005-02-28 Petras Markevicius Loss
Submission (Armbar)
2005-02-05 Erik Oganov Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2004-12-19 Rody Trost Win
TKO (Punches)
2004-09-11 Niko Puhakka Win
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)
2003-11-15 Gilson Ferreira Draw
Draw
2003-10-12 Xander Nel Win
TKO (Punches)
2003-04-27 Daniel Spek Win
TKO (Punches)

All Gegard Mousasi's losses

Who all beat Gegard Mousasi?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-06-24 Johnny Eblen Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-06-22 Rafael Lovato Jr. Loss
Decision (Majority)
2015-09-26 Uriah Hall Loss
TKO (Flying Knee and Punches)
2014-09-05 Ronaldo Souza Loss
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2014-02-15 Lyoto Machida Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2010-04-17 Muhammed Lawal Loss
Decision (Unanimous)
2006-08-26 Akihiro Gono Loss
Submission (Armbar)
2005-02-28 Petras Markevicius Loss
Submission (Armbar)

Gegard «The Dreamcatcher» Mousasi Highlights

Johnny «Diamond Hands» Eblen

Johnny «Diamond Hands» Eblen

Johnny Eblen is an American MMA artist.
As a professional athlete, Eblen has been performing for 4 years and remains unbeaten.

Johnny was born in Des Moines, Iowa, USA, on December 13, 1991.
He currently resides in Boca Raton, Florida, USA.

Last fight

The last fight of Johnny Eblen took place on March 12, 2022 against John SalterJohn Salter.
Eblen won by unanimous decision (UD).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 11
  • Wins: 11
  • Wins by KO: 5
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

MMA career

How many fights did Johnny Eblen have?

Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-06-24 Gegard Mousasi Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2022-03-12 John Salter Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2021-12-03 Collin Huckbody Win
TKO (Punches)
2021-07-16 Travis Davis Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2021-05-07 Daniel Madrid Win
KO (Punches)
2020-10-29 Taylor Johnson Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-10-04 Mauricio Alonso Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2019-03-22 Chauncey Foxworth Win
Decision (Unanimous)
2018-10-13 Tyler Lee Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2018-08-18 Wayman Carter Win
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
2017-11-18 Raymond Gray Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)
2017-07-07 Wayne Collier Win
TKO (Submission to Punches)

All Johnny Eblen's losses

Johnny Eblen remains unbeaten as a professional.

Johnny «Diamond Hands» Eblen Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Mousasi to win: 1/5
  • Eblen to win: 3/1
  • Draw: 21/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Mousasi or Eblen?

Mousasi and Eblen are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the fighters will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Gegard Mousasi will win by unanimous decision.

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