Bellator 174: Marloes Coenen vs. Julia Budd took place on March 3rd, 2017 at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The main event featured a women’s featherweight bout for the inaugural Bellator women’s featherweight title betwen Marloes Coenen vs. Julia Budd. In the main event, Fernando Gonzalez meets Brandon Gritz.
- Kendall Grove vs. Chris Honeycutt was set to take place on the card but Honeycutt pulled out of the fight on February 28th. Replacing Honeycutt is Bellator newcomer Mike Rhodes, Rhodes would later not make weight and the fight was called off.
- Joe Taimanglo vs. Steve Garcia was set to take place on the card but was cancelled due Taimanglo not making weight.
|Weight Class||Official Match Result||Victory Method||Round & Time|
|Women’s Featherweight||Julia Budd Defeated Marloes Coenen||TKO (Punches)||4th Round | 2:42|
|Catchweight (173 Ibs.)||Fernando Gonzalez Defeated Brandon Girtz||Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-27, 30-26)||3rd Round | 5:00|
|Heavyweight||Justin Wren Defeated Roman Pizzolato||Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke)||1st Round | 2:35|
|Catchweight (194 Ibs.)||Rafael Lovato Jr. Defeated Charles Hackmann||TKO (Knees & Punches)||1st Round | 0:13|
|Catchweight (150 Ibs.)||Emmanuel Rivera Defeated Treston Thomison||Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)||3rd Round | 5:00|
|Lightweight||Cody Pfister Defeated Jonathan Gary||Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)||1st Round | 4:04|
|Women’s Flyweight||Emily Ducote Defeated Katy Collins||Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)||1st Round | 4:53|
|Women’s Featherweight||Gabrielle Holloway Defeated Alexis Dufresne||TKO (Punches)||2nd Round | 2:53|
|Catchweight (174 Ibs.)||Justin Patterson Defeated Jason Witt||TKO (Punches)||3rd Round | 0:13|