Bellator LogoBellator Fighting Championships will make its “Ocean State” debut as the promotion travels to Rhode Island on Nov. 16 for Bellator 81. It will air live on MTV2, in Spanish language on mun2, and in commercial free HD on EPIX from The University of Rhode Island’s Ryan Center.

Tickets for Bellator 81 will be on sale beginning Sept. 7. Tickets will be available at www.ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 1.800.745.3000, or at the Ryan Center Box Office.

“The Ryan Center is an incredible arena that should play host to a great night of fights,” said Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney. “The Northeast has always treated Bellator well, and I’m excited for the opportunity to bring Bellator to Rhode Island on Nov. 16.”

No bouts have yet been announced for Bellator 81.

Bellator’s seventh season will feature tournaments in the featherweight, lightweight, welterweight and heavyweight divisions.

Starting in January, Bellator will move over to Spike TV, which is available in over 100 million homes nationwide in the U.S.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Melvin Guillard to make Bellator debut against Brandon Girtz August 28

  • 19 days ago
  • 2 views

Bellator has announced the debut fight for UFC veteran Melvin Guillard. All the details are right here. Bellator has officially set the details for the debut of Melvin Guillard. The former UFC Lightw read news >>

CM Punk Targeting December UFC Debut in Welterweight Division

  • 24 days ago
  • 7 views

Former WWE superstar CM Punk is looking to make his UFC debut in December, although he won't be rushed into taking his first steps in the Octagon. Punk quit the professional wrestling game last year read news >>

Bellator 140: 'Irish Bad Boy' Brennan Ward drops opponents ... and F bombs

  • 21 days ago
  • 26 views

"Irish Bad Boy" wants to make good and win his second straight Welterweight fight, but if he's not having fun and getting the job done, F**K IT, he's outta there ... Brennan Ward was at one time on t read news >>

For Douglas Lima, Having the Belt Isn’t Enough

  • 20 days ago
  • 4 views

Make no mistake, Douglas Lima appreciates being the Bellator welterweight champion, but he knows that's not enough to remain the champion. read news >>

Melvin Guillard headlines Bellator 141 against Brandon Girtz

  • 19 days ago
  • 0 views

Melvin Guillard will headline a fight card in his Bellator debut. The promotion officially announced on Wednesday that "The Young Assassin" will take on Brandon Girtz in the main event of Bellator 14 read news >>

Bellator 141: Melvin Guillard makes Spike TV debut against Brandon Girtz on Aug. 28

  • 19 days ago
  • 0 views

After his departure from UFC and a tumultuous career in World Series of Fighting (WSOF), "The Young Assassin" will attempt to make Bellator MMA his home at the upcoming show on August 28th in Temecul read news >>

Abubaker Nurmagomedov, younger brother of Khabib Nurmagomedov , makes WSOF debut at WSOF 22

  • 18 days ago
  • 12 views

Abubaker Nurmagomedov, the highly-touted younger brother of UFC contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, is slated to make his World Series of Fighting debut against welterweight prospect Jorge Moreno on Aug. read news >>

After UFC debut, ex-Bellator champ Lyman Good reflects on journey years in making

  • 18 days ago
  • 1 views

SAN DIEGO – With all the challenges he’d faced over the past six years as an MMA fighter, it would be understandable if Lyman Good lost his composure after his first UFC win. Instead, the former Bell read news >>

Abubakar Nurmagomoedov to debut at WSOF 22 against undefeated Jorge Moreno

  • 17 days ago
  • 0 views

Abubakar Nurmagomedov will make his promotional debut for WSOF on August 1st. Abubakar Nurmagomedov, the younger brother of UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmgomoedov, is scheduled to make his World Series read news >>

Ahead of debut Bellator broadcast, Sean Grande has a message for potential critics

  • 17 days ago
  • 2 views

Sean Grande makes his debut in the Bellator broadcast booth tonight with Bellator 139. The veteran broadcaster has penned a column for MMAjunkie discussing his transition and what MMA fans can expect read news >>