All eyes will be on Bellator March 21st as the Lightweight and Welterweight Tournaments are decided as submission ace and Polish phenom Marcin Held takes on Dave Jansen in the long awaited $100,000 Lightweight Tournament Final, while the final two Season 8 Welterweight participants square off for their guaranteed title shot, live on Spike TV.
This weekend Bellator kicks off their heavyweight tournament at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. The field is headlined by a grudge match between Eric Prindle and Thiago Santos. With only a few hours until fight time, there is a still a chance the contest will not happen. Also, this week Mann Talk debuts some useless MMA math, because heavyweight MMA calls for ridiculousness.
All competitors for Friday night’s Bellator 71 event have made weight. Taking place that takes places at the Mountaineer Casion, Racetrack & Resort in Chester, WV, Bellator 71 kicks off the “Summer Series” and jump starts the Light-heavyweight tournament. West Virginia will witness the Bellator debut of Brett Rogers as the Strikeforce veteran looks to revive … Read more
It has been a long time since Mann Talk broke down a card, but as always the column hopes to preview each and every card. It probably will not happen, but we can all hope. Bellator 71 features the first round of the “Summer Series” light heavyweight tournament and the Bellator debut of former Kimbo Slice antagonist Brett Rogers.
Newly signed Bellator heavyweight fighter Brett Rogers (11-4) will make his promotional debut at Bellator 71 against Kevin Asplund (15-1) on June 22nd. The new matchup was announced by Bellator earlier today. The event which takes place at the Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort in Chester, West Virginia will will host the quarterfinal bouts for the light heavyweight tournament.