Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva took place June 25 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Veteran lightweight Zach Freeman (9-2) took on debuting blue-chip prospect Aaron Pico (0-1) on the night's main card, which aired live on pay-per-view. Catch the video highlights above.
For more on Freeman vs. Pico, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMA Fighting’s Chuck Mindenhall.
Round 1: Time to see what the hype is all about. Rob Hines is the ref. They touch gloves. Immediately Pico gets dropped with a counter right uppercut! Now Freeman is taking his neck, it’s in tight...it’s over! Pico loses his debut to woodwork fighter Zach Freeman!
Bellator NYC official results: Zach Freeman def. Aaron Pico at :24 of R1