Bellator has signed a number of stud wrestlers fresh off the mats, but few have been as heralded as Aaron Pico.

Too bad Pico got submitted in 24 seconds in his debut.

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Since then, the poor kid is in a constant state of trying to live that initial failure down. He did well in his second Bellator fight, knocking out Justin Linn in less than a round. And then there was Bellator 192 on Saturday night, where Pico got to face an over-matched Shane Krutchen.

How over-matched was Krutchen? The ref said “go”, Pico came forward, punched Krutchen in the liver, and Krutchen was more or less a pile of dead flesh on the canvas.

Thirty-seven seconds was all it took. Pico is getting closer to erasing that disastrous debut.


Results: Aaron Pico def. Shane Krutchen via TKO (Punches) at :37, R1