Bellator 69 PosterThe fight card for Bellator 69 is now official as Megumi Fujii and Jessica Aguilar headline the promotion’s return to L’Auberge Casino Resort in Lake Charles, Louisiana on Friday, May 18.

The Bellator 69 fight card also features the middleweight tournament final and a welterweight tournament semifinal bout.

Tickets for the event are on sale and are available through Ticketmaster.com or at the L’Auberge Casino Resort Box Office. The event will also be broadcast live starting at 8 p.m. EST on MTV2 and in HD on EPIX. Fans must be 21 years or older to enter the Event Center.

Joining Fujii vs. Aguilar on the card are Maiquel Falcao vs. Andreas Spang in the middleweight tournament final. The winner of the final will move on to face Alexander Shlemenko, the last middleweight tournament winner, for the Bellator middleweight championship vacated by Hector Lombard leaving for the UFC.

Brian Baker punched his ticket to the Bellator welterweight finals at Bellator 67. David Rickels and Karl Amoussou will look to do the same at Bellator 69.

Bellator 69 also features a heavyweight tournament qualifying bout between Ron Sparks and Kevin Asplund.

Main Card:
-Megumi Fujii (25-1) vs. Jessica Aguilar (13-4)
-Maiquel Falcao (30-4) vs. Andreas Spang (8-1)
-David Rickels (10-0) vs. Karl Amoussou (14-4-2)
-Ron Sparks (8-1) vs. Kevin Asplund (15-1)

Preliminary Card:
-Abe Wagner (10-5) vs. Mark Holata (11-3)
-Andrey Koreshkov (9-0) vs. Derrick Krantz (11-5)
-Kalvin Hackney (11-2) vs. Emanuel Brooks (6-0)
-Josh Burns (6-5) vs. Richard Hale (18-4)
-Josh Quayhagen (3-0) vs. Cliff Wright Jr. (6-2)

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