Bellator 37 Results: Georgi Karakhanyan Vs. Patricio Freire, Wilson Reis Vs. Zac George, And More

Bellator 37 airs live on MTV2 at 7 p.m. ET to kick off their featherweight tournament with four quarterfinal bouts. The show features Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Patricio Freire, Wilson Reis vs. Zac George, Kenny Foster vs. Eric Larkin, and Daniel Straus vs. Nazareno Malegarie. SB Nation MMA will be covering the event during the MTV2 broadcast.

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Bellator 37 Results: Patricio Freire vs. Georgi Karakhanyan Live Updates

Georgi Karakhanyan is 14-2-1 in MMA. He lost to Joe Warren in last year's featherweight tournament semi-final. He last defeated Anthony Leone at Bellator 28. Patricio Freire is 14-1, his lone loss coming to Warren in last year's featherweight tournament final. Freire defeated Wilson Reis in last year's semi-final.

Round 1 - Freire opens with a one-two. Jumping knee from Karakhanyan misses. Clinch up against the fence. They disengage. Combo from Freire misses. Pitbull with more combos that meet Karakhanyan's forearms. Left-right allows Freire to get inside, and he slams Karakhanyan to the mat. Back to their feet now. Freire with over-under control on the fence. Disengage now. Freire throwing wide hooks. Leg kick from Karakhanyan. Nice left from Pitbull allows him inside and he puts Karakhanyan on his back again. Butterfly guard for Karakhanyan. Short lefts from Pitbull. Karakhanyan explodes up again. Slow pace against the fence with 30 seconds to go. They break in the center of the cage. Nice left from Pitbull. He stuffs a takedown and briefly controls the back.

SB Nation scores the round 10-9 for Patricio Freire.

Round 2 - Nice left hook from Pitbull 30 seconds in. Flying knee might have clipped Karakhanyan. Clinch up against the fence. Karakhanyan turns and has Freire up against the fence. They disengage. Nice leg kick from Karakhanyan. Follows with a left hand. Nice combination from Freire. We're back along the fence. Crowd is not happy with this. Pitbull throwing knees to the body. We're at a slow pace now. Freire fends of a shot and lands a nice shot to the body. Karakhanyan shoots from way outside and is stuffed. Pitbull transitions to the back. One hook in. He works toward the mount, but now he has both hooks in back control. Thirty seconds left in the round.

SB Nation scores the round 10-9 for Patricio Freire.

Round 3 - Nice one-two from Patricio. Guess where? The fence. They disengage. Karakhanyan throws a wild punch that misses. Straight right from Patricio lands. Another drops Karakhanyan. Jason Herzog gives Karakhanyan time to recover, but he steps in after a few shots.

Patricio Freire defeats Georgi Karakhanyan by technical knockout at 0:56 of round three.

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Bellator 37 Results: Wilson Reis Chokes Out Zac George In Round One

This is live scoring for Wilson Reis vs. Zac George. Wilson Reis is 11-2, and he last fought Deividas Taurosevicius at Bellator 33. Reis lost in last year's featherweight tournament final to Patricio Freire. George 20-3 and on a six-fight winning streak. He has been dealing with a contract dispute with Shine Fights over the cancelled Din Thomas vs. Ricardo Mayorga card. This is the third quarterfinal of Bellator's season four featherweight tournament.

Round 1 -Jason Herzog is our referee. Reis opens with a leg kick. Wild left from Reis misses. Two lefts from Reis lands. Now he's all over George with punches. Reis with a single leg puts George on his back. George trying to work rubber guard, but his left leg is stuck in a butterfly. Reis posture and throws punches. Hammerfists now. George has given up his back. Reis throwing big punches from back control. Reis working to get his arm underneath the chin now. He's got it with a a Gable grip, and George is forced to tap!

Wilson Reis defeats Zac George by submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:09 of round one.

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Bellator 37 Results: Daniel Straus Edges out Nazareno Malegarie

This is the live scoring for Daniel Straus vs. Nazareno Malegarie at Bellator 37. Malegarie is a perfect 19-0 in his MMA career. This is his first fight under the Bellator banner. Straus is 14-3 in MMA. He last fought Karen Darabedyan at Shark Fights 13, winning by unanimous decision. This is the second quarterfinal of the Bellator season four welterweight tournament.

Round 1 - Our referee for this contest is Jason Herzog. Leg kick from Straus allows him to get inside. Single leg leads to clinch work on the fence. Malegarie reverses. He trips Straus and immediately takes the back. Straus locks in the body triangle. Short punches to the head. Malegarie working for a rear-naked choke, but Straus is defending two-on-one. Straus explodes and ends up in guard. Malegarie locks up a guillotine in the scramble, but Straus is in side control. Straus staying patient, escapes, and slams Malegarie with a double leg. He has the back standing. They disengage. Straight left to the body from Straus. Nice one-two from Malegarie. Knees to the body from the Thai clinch for Malegarie. Another one-two from Malegarie as the round comes to a close.

SB Nation scores the round 10-9 for Nazareno Malegarie.

Round 2 - Straus opens with a leg kick, and a straight left knocks Malegarie down. Malegarie rolls and has a hold of Straus' leg. Straus defends, but Malegarie transitions into a heel hook. Scramble ends with Malegarie on top. Front headlock for Malegarie, who drops down for a guillotine. Straus pulls out, and settles in Malegarie's closed guard. Malegarie scrambles and gets back to his feet. Straus hits him with a strike on the way up. Leg kicks from Malegarie. Body shots now. Body kick from Straus at the halfway mark. Up against the fence now. Malegarie escapes and they disengage. Weak one-two from Malegarie. Straus hip toss from the clinch, but he can't maintain top position. Malegarie pressing Straus against the fence now. One minute left in the round. They trade punches. Straus goes down to a knee as he comes in. Looked like a slip.

SB Nation scores the round 10-9 for Daniel Straus.

Round 3 - Malegarie counters with a three punch combination to open. Straus lands a knee. Nice left hand from Straus in the middle of the cage. Straight left to the body from Straus. Malegarie grabs a single against the fence. He's got Straus down now. Malegarie passes into half-guard. He's looking to pass, but Straus is able to explode and sweep. They stand up and Straus lands punches in the transition. Straus stuffs a takedown, and he grabs a front headlock. Big left hook from Malegarie coming out of the clinch. Good one-two from Straus. Big knee to the body from Malegarie. Straus has him pressed up against the cage. Straus shoots and lands a double, but Straus can't maintain control. A minute left now, and this round is still close. Malegarie shoots a single, but Straus defends. They disengage. Straus shoots. Malegarie defendings, but eventually ends up on his back. Malegarie hops back to his feet. Straus unloads with strikes as the round comes to a close.

SB Nation scores the round 10-9 for Daniel Straus, and award him the bout 29-28.

Daniel Straus defeats Nazareno Malegarie by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).

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Bellator 37 Results: Kenny Foster Chokes Out Eric Larkin In Round One

This is live scoring for Kenny Foster vs. Eric Larkin at Bellator 37. Kenny Foster owns an 8-2 MMA record, and he beat Lester Caslow in his last fight at Bellator 33. Eric Larkin is undefeated in three MMA fights. He defeated Marcus Andrusia by submission at Bellator 28. This is the first quarterfinal fight of Bellator's season four featherweight tournament.

Round 1 - Jason Herzog is our referee for this bout. Foster throws a kick to start. Larkin shoots, and Foster lands a knee. Eric Larkin is cut. Front headlock for Foster, and he throws knees to the body. Big left hand from Foster just misses. Larkin's cut is dripping down his face. Another shot from Larkin is stuffed. Front headlock position again. Larkin explodes to his feet, and trips Foster. Larkin momentarily takes the back, but Foster creates a scramble, and we're standing again. Good leg kick from Larkin. Foster catches a leg kick and takes Larkin down. Half-guard, Larkin scrambles, but Foster catches him in a guillotine. He drops in to guard, and Larkin is forced to tap!

Kenny Foster defeats Eric Larkin by submission (guillotine choke) at 3:15 of round one.

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Bellator 37 Results: Georgi Karakhanyan Vs. Patricio Freire, Wilson Reis Vs. Zac George, And Moreis Vs.

Join us tonight at SB Nation MMA as BloodyElbow.com's Mike Fagan (@Mike_Fagan_13) will be here to bring you live results and commentary for Bellator 37. Our coverage will begin in conjunction with the MTV2 broadcast starting at 7 p.m. ET so be sure to make SB Nation MMA your home for this event.

This is the third event of Bellator Fighting Championships' fourth season, and the opening round of their featherweight tournament. It takes place at the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Oklahoma. The commentators for this event will be Sean Wheelock and Jimmy Smith.

For predictions about this event, BloodyElbow.com has a previews, predictions and much more.

Tonight's televised card will feature all four of the quarterfinal bouts in the welterweight tournament:

Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Patricio Freire
Wilson Reis vs. Zac George
Kenny Foster vs. Eric Larkin
Daniel Straus vs. Nazareno Malegarie

Each of these men are fighting for the chance to face Bellator featherweight champ Joe Warren.

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