Bellator MMA 98 kicks off Season 9 with Alexander Shlemenko vs. Doug Marshall championship headliner

Bellator MMA Middleweight Champ Alexander Shlemenko (47-7) is set to defend his title against Season 8 185-pound Tournament Winner Doug “The Rhino” Marshall (18-6) in the Bellator MMA 98 main event Saturday, Sept. 7, LIVE on Spike TV from the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Conn.