The lineup for Bellator’s pay-per-view is coming together as several big preliminary fights have been announced. Bjorn Rebney and company take their act away from network television to pay-per-view for the first time with three championship fights on the main card broadcast. The main event features Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Tito Ortiz.
Daniel Straus will be back in action after injury and outside the cage trouble has kept him sidelined for over a year. He’ll have to shake off any signs of ring rust when he meets powerhouse and featherweight champion Pat Curran.
The lightweight title will be on the line as well. Eddie Alvarez has settled his disputes and is ready for a rematch with Michael Chandler. Chandler looks to remain undefeated and get the same result as their first meeting at Bellator 58.
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will look to exact revenge on Emmanuel Newton as they square of for the interim light heavyweight title. Newton stopped Lawal with a spinning back fist en route to winning the light heavyweight tournament
The undercard has been put together with some familiar names and will be streamed on Spike.com as well as live on Spike TV.
The Fight Master tournament final will go down as Joe Riggs meets Mike Bronzoulis. Lightweight Terry Etim has been tapped in his first fight outside of the UFC. Etim will face Patrick Cenoble. Mike Guymon returns to action when he squares of with Aaron Miller.
Here is a look at the lineup as it stands for now.
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com)
- Jesse Juarez vs. Joe Williams
- Brandon Halsey vs. Hector Ramirez
- Mike Guymon vs. Aaron Miller
- Joe Camacho vs. Cleber Luciano
- Darren Smith vs. Josh Smith
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike TV)
- Mike Bronzoulis vs. Joe Riggs
- Patrick Cenoble vs. Terry Etim
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view)
- Muhammed Lawal vs. Emanuel Newton
- Pat Curran vs. Daniel Straus
- Michael Chandler vs. Eddie Alvarez
- Quinton Jackson vs. Tito Ortiz