Lyman Good vs. Jim Wallhead Tops Bellator 74


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

Bellator 74 banner posterThe fight card for Bellator 74 is set with a Season 7 Welterweight Tournament quarterfinal bout between former Bellator champion Lyman Good and the UK’s Jim Wallhead topping the bill. The rest of the tourney’s quarterfinal brackets round out the main card on MTV2.

“Each quarterfinal pairing in our Season 7 Welterweight Tournament is basically a pick’em fight, with Lyman and Jim headlining what should be a fantastic night of fights,” said Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney.

Bellator 74 takes place on Sept. 28 at Caesars in Atlantic City, N.J.

Main Card (on MTV2)

Welterweight Tournament Quarterfinal Bouts:
Lyman Good vs. Jim Wallhead
Nordine Taleb vs. Marius Zaromskis
Tim Welch vs. Michail Tsarev
Andrey Koreshkov vs. Jordan Smith

Preliminary Card (on Spike.com)

Popo Bezerra vs. Jeff Smith
Derrick Kennington vs. Phillipe Nover
Brylan Van Artsdalen vs. Jay Haas
Munah Holland vs. TBD
Kelvin Tiller vs. Plinio Cruz
Claudio Ledesma vs. Kenny Foster

Tickets for Bellator 74 are on sale now and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com or at the Caesars Box Office. The event will broadcast live on MTV2 and in commercial-free HD on EPIX starting at 8 p.m. EST. The preliminary card will be streamed live and free around the world on Spike.com.

For more MMA News and MMA Rumors, follow MMAWeekly.com on Twitter and Facebook.

view original article >>

Related News

  • 15 days ago
  • 307 views

This Wednesday night, a pivotal fight takes place in the lightweight division when Donald Cerrone squares off against Jim Miller in Atlantic City. Cerrone is on a three-fight win streak, all of which were finishes that he earned fight-night bonuses for. The fight against Miller will arguably be Cerrone's biggest fight since a first-round TKO loss to Anthony Pettis in 2013. Miller comes into the fight having won three of his last four, and his last two in a row. Both of his last two wins have bee more

  • 5 days ago
  • 26 views

Bellator 122: "Cooper vs. Halsey" takes place tomorrow night (Fri., July 25, 2014) from inside Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California, featuring three tournament bouts on the Spike TV main card. Check out the official "Cooper vs. Halsey" weigh-in results and live streaming video below. Bellator 122: "Cooper vs. Halsey" takes place tomorrow night (Fri., July 25, 2014) from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California, with its second event of the "2014 Summer Series." Two season 10 more

  • 4 days ago
  • 45 views

Bellator 122: "Koreshkov vs. McDonough" takes place TONIGHT (Fri., July 25, 2014) from inside Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. Get up-to-the-minute LIVE results of the main card, as well as full results of the entire fight card, right here. Bellator 122: "Koreshkov vs. McDonough" takes place TONIGHT (Fri., July 25, 2014) from inside Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California, and the event marks the dawn of a new era. Scott Coker, former Strikeforce boss, has been put in c more

  • 3 days ago
  • 26 views

In the main event at Bellator 122, Andrey Koreshkov utterly dominated Adam McDonough. For the first two rounds, the Russian danced circles around McDonough, peppering him with a wide variety of strikes, including numerous spin-kicks to the head. By the end, the American was largely content in remaining underneath Koreshkov, and he generally coasted toward a unanimous 30-27 decision loss. That win on Friday in Temecula, California, sets Koreshkov up for a likely welterweight title fight with Doug more

  • 28 days ago
  • 29 views

Ronda Rousey is back in action, and this time the champion takes on No. 2-ranked contender Alexis Davis in the UFC 175 co-main event. Rousey continued her undefeated career by destroying fellow Olympic medalist Sara McMann in just 66 seconds at UFC 170. She returns for her second trip to the Octagon in 2014 for her fourth title defense. Davis has been selected to stand opposite Rousey because No. 1-ranked contender Cat Zingano is still on the shelf. Davis has five consecutive victories to her cr more

  • 28 days ago
  • 28 views

Chael Sonnen finally gets some good news. The former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger, who was released from the UFC and FOX Sports after testing positive for four illegal substances in two different drug tests, will still compete in a submission-only grappling match against Andre Galvao at Metamoris 4 in August. Metamoris president Ralek Gracie told MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that Sonnen will headline the card despite the latest news. "Yes, he's on the card," Gracie tol more

  • 26 days ago
  • 48 views

T.J. Dillashaw made good on his promise to shock the world like Chris Weidman did against Anderson Silva by defeating Renan Barao, and, like Weidman, he’ll have to do it all over again at UFC 177. MMA journalist Ariel Helwani reported on Wednesday’s episode of UFC Tonight that the UFC was close to booking a bantamweight championship rematch between Dillashaw and Barao. The bout would likely take place on the August 30 fight card in Sacramento. Dillashaw, who entered the first bout as an 8-to-1 u more

  • 25 days ago
  • 61 views

Uriah Hall takes on fellow Middleweight Thiago Santos for a bout to decide if Hall won't become the next Phillipe Nover at UFC 175 in Vegas. Uriah Hall vs. Thiago Santos Middleweight So is Uriah Hall the next Phillipe Nover and we just don't know it yet? Possibly. I hate to play into the following narrative but I'll do it anyway. As everyone and their pinko commie friends knows, there is a racial component to how observers look at black athletes. Racial stereotypes are perpetuated by the assumpt more

  • 25 days ago
  • 53 views

The Ultimate Fighter 19 season finale takes place on Sunday, and it is headlined by a battle of the coaches. For the third time, Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will step inside the cage to oppose each other. The first two times both went the way of Edgar by unanimous decision. This time they meet at 145 pounds. UFC 112 was the site of the first meeting between the two legends, but Edgar was not yet a legend. In a close battle, Edgar got the nod on the judges' scorecards, but many felt like Penn did e more