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Video: Eduardo Dantas submits Zach Makovsky at Bellator 65

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It wouldn't be a typical Saturday without a "Bellator Moment" to share from the mixed martial arts (MMA) event that took place last night (April 13, 2012) at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

And that moment was the crowning of a new bantamweight champion.

Eduardo Dantas, a 23-year-old who is still relatively unknown, snagged the 135-pound strap from Zach Makovsky's waist via stunning arm-triangle submission in the second round.

The Brazilian was insanely impressive in his championship winning performance, which came as somewhat of a surprise after he needed the help of the judges in his two previous bouts against Ed West and Alexis Vila, respectively.

Nevertheless, Dantas is the new bantamweight king and it looks like Bellator will have a hell of a time finding a challenger capable of dethroning him. The winner of the upcoming Marcos Galvao vs. Luis Nogueira fight will get the first crack at it.

For a detailed play-by-play results of the fight between Eduardo Dantas vs. Zach Makovsky be sure to check out our complete Bellator 63 results post right here. And to check out our complete recap of the main card action on MTV2 click here.