Bellator 87 Fight Card Complete with 7 Bout Announced for Spike.com Prelims
Seven new fights have been added to the Bellator
undercard, promotion officials announced Tuesday.
Eleven total fights are now set for the Jan. 31 event, which takes
place at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort in Mount Pleasant,
The evening’s main card airs live on Spike TV and features the
quarterfinals of the Season 8 lightweight tournament. The show is
topped by two-time tournament vet Patricky
“Pitbull” Freire, who squares off with Guillaume
DeLorenzi in the main event.
Immediately prior, the preliminary card will stream live on
Spike.com, highlighted by a lightweight contest between onetime
Strikeforce talent Saad Awad
(Pictured, left) and once-beaten competitor Jason
Fischer. Two more 155-pound duels are also on tap for the
undercard stream, as J.P. Reese
Schulz take on David
Shepherd and Amir
Khillah, respectively. Additionally, welterweights Samuel
Quito and Ben Lagman
will square off, as will featherweights Cody
James Stamann and Justin
Houghton. Rounding out the bill will be a heavyweight clash
between Jason Fish
Etherington and a bantamweight showdown pitting Nick Kirk
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