Bellator LogoBellator 77 features the opening round of the Season 7 Lightweight Tournament.

There is a wide mix of veterans and undiscovered foreign talents trying to fight their way into title contention via the lightweight tournament.

Undefeated Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler is already expected to defend his belt against Season 6 winner Rick Hawn, but the winner of that fight will face the winner of the Season 7 tournament after Bellator makes the move to Spike TV in 2013.

The Bellator 77 video is provided courtesy of Bellator Fighting Championships.

Main Card:
-Dave Jansen (155.8) vs. Magomed Saadulaev (155.4)†
-Marcin Held (155.8) vs. Murad Machaev (155.4)†
-Ricardo Tirloni (155.4) vs. Rene Nazare (156)†
-Rich Clementi (155) vs. Alexander Sarnavskiy (155.6)†

Preliminary Card:
-Dave Morgan (125.8) vs. Matt Lozano (125.8)
-Brett Martinez (145.6) vs. Eric Albright (145.2)
-Mike Bannon (155) vs. Cosmo Alexander (156.6)
-Ariel Sepulveda (186) vs. Duane Bastress (185.4)
-Carmelo Marrero (239.8) vs. Lew Polley (239.6)
-Emanuel Brooks (155.6) vs. Darrel Horcher (155.7)

†Bellator Season 7 Lightweight Quarterfinal Bout

Bellator 77 streams LIVE on Friday, Oct. 19 at 6:00 pm ET / 3:00 pm PT on MMAWeekly.com.

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

Related News

UFC 203 Official Weigh-In Streams Live at 6 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 9 views

Watch the UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem official weigh-in streaming live at 6 p.m. ET from Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. read news >>

UFC 203 Q&A Featuring Cody Garbrandt, Live at 4 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 14 views

Watch the UFC 203 Q&A featuring bantamweight contender Cody Garbrandt streaming live from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio at 4 p.m. ET. read news >>

UFC 203 Pre-Fight Press Conference Streams Live at 2 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 11 views

Watch the UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem pre-fight press conference streaming live at 2 p.m. ET from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. read news >>

Watch the UFC Fight Night Hidalgo Weigh-in Live at 5 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 11 days ago
  • 14 views

Watch the official weigh-in for Fight Night Hidalgo streaming live from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas at 5 p.m. ET. read news >>

Watch the UFC Brasilia Weigh-in Live at 6 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 4 days ago
  • 12 views

Watch the Fight Night Brasilia official weigh-in on Friday, streaming live from Ginasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia, Brazil at 6 p.m. ET. read news >>

Ronda Rousey Fought Chael Sonnen? Sonnen Tells the True Tale | MMAWeekly.com

  • 11 days ago
  • 51 views

Chael Sonnen, who is returning to the fight game in 2016 with Bellator, tells the tale of the time he and Ronda Rousey allegedly fought in a restaurant. read news >>

Bellator Announces MMA and Kickboxing Events in Italy | MMAWeekly.com

  • 6 days ago
  • 10 views

Within days of Bellator Kickboxing: Budapest, the Scott Coker-led promotion hosted a press conference in Florence, Italy to announce its next international event. read news >>

Former WWE Wrester Ryback Wants to Fight for Bellator | MMAWeekly.com

  • 12 hours ago
  • 13 views

Ryback, a former WWE intercontinental champion, is looking to make a jump from the squared circle to Bellator's Hexagon. Or Polygon. Or whateveragon. read news >>

Kevin 'Baby Slice' Ferguson, Jr.'s Pro Debut Set for Bellator 162 | MMAWeekly.com

  • a day ago
  • 5 views

The preliminary portion of "Bellator 162: Shlemenko vs. Grove" is official, including the professional debut of Kevin "Baby Slice" Ferguson, Jr. read news >>

Why Did Chael Sonnen Return to Fight for Bellator, Not the UFC? | MMAWeekly.com

  • 11 days ago
  • 64 views

A day after Chael Sonnen inked a deal to return to MMA to fight for Bellator, not the UFC, the American Gangster hosted a throng of media to answer why. read news >>