Albuquerque-based MMA fighters Christian Edwards and Davion Franklin scored victories Friday night on a Bellator card at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma.
Edwards, a light heavyweight, defeated Marco Hutch of Branson, Missouri, by unanimous decision. Edwards, who hails from nearby Yukon, Oklahoma, is 3-0. Hutch is 3-3.
Franklin, a heavyweight, made a successful pro debut with a victory by first-round TKO (ground and pound) against J.W. Kiser (5-3) of Leavenworth, Kansas.