Bellator 128 will hold weigh-ins today (Thursday, Oct. 9) from Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla., the same location that will host Friday’s fight card headlined with a bantamweight title bout between champion Eduardo Dantas and interim champ Joe Warren. Flashy Brit striker Michael Page will also make his Bellator return against UFC vet Nah-Shon … Read more
Tonight’s stop for Bellator lands them in California at the Visalia Convention Center in Visalia. We have given you a good glimpse at the fights and have your main card broke down. The only thing left is to see who advances and who falls as part of Season 9. The heavyweight and middleweight tournaments roll on tonight and the field will be narrowed down to two men in each division.
The second fight of the night at Bellator 102 in Visalia, California is another middleweight tournament semifinal match-up between Mikkel Parlo and Jason Butcher. This also is a classic striker versus grappler matchup and will be sure to excite the fans seeing as Parlo is a great Dutch kickboxer and Butcher a phenomenal submission artist. So let’s get into the breakdown.
The Bellator 98 event took place on Saturday night in Uncasville, Conneticut, at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The event was the beginning of Bellator’s eighth season and featured the start of an eight man middleweight tournament with the Bellator middleweight champ Alexander Shlemenko taking on Brett Cooper in the main event.
Bellator MMA was set to kick off their ninth season with a respectable card. However, medical issues have forced Joe Riggs and Joe Warren off the card, so a lot of the shine has dissipated. However, there is still a middleweight title fight and the first round of another Bellator tournament. The card takes place tomorrow night at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card will air live on Spike.