With Silva Injured, Anthony Leone Steps Up To Face Bellator Bantamweight Champion Eduardo Dantas For World Title Friday, March 7th Live On Spike

Bantamweight Title contender Rafael Silva has suffered an knee injury and will be unable to compete is his scheduled March 7th title fight against reigning Bellator Champion Eduardo Dantas. While the injury will force Silva out of the cage, Former Bellator Tournament Finalist Anthony Leone will now step in and face Dantas for the Bantamweight Title on March 7thfrom WinStar World Casino, live on Spike TV.

Bellator 111: Dantas vs. Silva full card set for March 7

Bellator MMA returns to WinStar World Casino March 7th live on Spike TV, as reigning Bellator Bantamweight Champion Eduardo Dantas will clash with Bellator Tournament winner Rafael Silva in the main event of the evening. The night will also showcase the opening rounds of the Bellator Heavyweight Tournament and a stacked card of local talent.

Featherweight title fight to headline Bellator 118 on May 2

Bellator MMA will return to Atlantic City’s Revel on Friday, May 2nd live on Spike TV as “The Baddest Man On The Planet” Joe Warren will look to reclaim a Bellator Title when he battles the winner of the Eduardo Dantas vs. Rafael Silva Bantamweight Title fight, which takes place March 7th live on Spike.

Bellator MMA 89 LIVE results and play-by-play

Bellator MMA 89 takes place this evening at The Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. and features a Bantamweight Title Fight between Eduardo Dantas and Marcos Galvao, as well as the start of the Season 8 Middleweight Tournament.

Bellator MMA 89 weigh-in results

The Bellator MMA 89 weigh-ins are in the books with all fighters making weight for Thursday’s event at The Bojangles Coliseum featuring a Bantamweight Title Fight between Eduardo Dantas and Marcos Galvao, as well as the start of Season 8 Middleweight Tournament.

ProMMANow’s Guide to Bellator 89

The Bellator MMA machine just keeps on turning. Bellator 89 takes place this Thursday night at the Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. The card features a bamtamweight title fight as well as the first round of the season eight middleweight tournament. As always, the main card will air live on Spike TV while the undercard can been seen on Spike.com.

Tickets available for Bellator 89: Dantas vs. Galvao in Charlotte

The Bellator MMA promotion will be visiting Charlotte, North Carolina for the first time on February 14 at the Bojangles Coliseum. The event will air LIVE on Spike TV and will be headlined by the Bellator Bantamweight World Championship fight between champion Eduardo Dantas and challenger Marcos Galvao.

Video: Bellator 135 champ Eduardo Dantas KO’d by Tyson Nam at Shooto Brazil 33

It’s never a good thing when your champion gets knocked out… especially when it’s in a different organization. But that’s exactly what happened to Bellator’s Eduardo Dantas over the weekend when he suffered a KO at the hands of Tyson Nam at Shooto Brazil 33.