Bellator 296 video: Thibault Gouti blasts Kane Mousah with nasty counter right-hand for knockout win

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The Bellator 296 main card got started with a bang, courtesy of Thibault Gouti.

The Frenchman blasted Kane Mousah with a nasty right hook that sent him crashing down to the canvas. Gouti (16-6 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) picked up the knockout win at the 3:58 mark of Round 2. The lightweight bout opened the main card of Bellator 296, which took place on Friday at Accor Arena in Paris.

Gouti and Mousah (14-4 MMA, 3-2 BMMA) were engaging in a very competitive fight. Mousah was having plenty of success in the second, pressing Gouti with volume, but was countered by Goutiโ€™s nasty right hand.

You can watch Goutiโ€™s finish in the video below:

Updated Bellator 296 results include:

  • Thibault Gouti def. Kane Mousah via knockout (punch) โ€“ Round 2, 3:58

  • Denise Kielholtz def. Paula Cristina via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

  • Luca Poclit def. Oliver Enkamp via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

  • Saul Rogers vs. Davy Gallon declared no contest (reply review/referee error)

  • Yves Landu def. Piotr Niedzielski via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

  • Sarvarjon Hamidov def. Kevin Petshi via submission (rear-naked choke) โ€“ Round 3, 1:33

  • Tim Wilde def. Chris Gonzalez via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

  • Fabacary Diatta def. Keir Harvie via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

  • Asael Adjoudj def. Georges Sasu via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)

  • Romain Debienne def. Bourama Camara via knockout (punches) โ€“ Round 2, 1:04

  • Jose Augusto def. Simon Biyong via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)

For more on the card, visit MMA Junkieโ€™s event hub for Bellator 296.

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