Bellator Fighting Championships on Monday announced its Seat 7 Lightweight Tournament, which kicks off at Bellator 77 on Oct. 19 in Reading, Penn. read news >>
While current Bellator Fighting Championships lightweight titleholder
Michael Chandler will defend his belt against Rick Hawn later this year,
eight men on Friday night will embark on a quest to earn a future shot
at the belt.
All eight competitors in Bellator's upcoming season 7 lightweight
tournament, including big-show veteran Rich Clementi and undefeated
prospect Alexander "Tiger" Sarnavskiy, made weight for Friday's Bellator
Thursday's ceremony took place at Reading Ea read news >>
Bellator's Season 7 lightweight tournament kicks off on Oct. 19, and eight fighters are confirmed for the field.
Bellator 77 plays host to the tourney's opening round, which takes place at Reading Eagle Theater in the Sovereign Center in Reading, Penn.
Matchups include Rich Clementi vs. Alexander "Tiger" Sarnavskiy, Rene Nazare vs. Ricardo Tirloni, Marcin Held vs. Murad Machaev, and Dave Jansen vs. Magomed Saadulaev.
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Following Friday's Bellator 77 event and the opening round of the Season 7 lightweight tournament, the matchups are now set for the semifinal round.
They will take place at Bellator 81 with Clementi vs. Marcin Held and Ricardo Tirloni vs. Dave Jansen. Bellator officials announced the matchups late Friday.
Bellator 81 takes place Nov. 16 at the Ryan Center in Kingston, R.I. As usual, that event's main card airs on MTV2 following prelims on Spike.com.
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Bellator Fighting Championships returns to The Garden State on Dec. 7.
Bellator officials today announced it will return to New Jersey's Caesars Atlantic City for Bellator 83.
The event is scheduled to include the finals of the promotion's season 7
lightweight tournament, as well the return of female contender Jessica
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