The 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.
A.J. McKee is only 22, but he has grand aspirations for his career, such as claiming a Bellator belt before his next birthday.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
Bellator lightweight Josh Thomson wants the California State Athletic Commission to overturn his knockout loss to Patricky Freire in the headliner of Bellator 172, MMAjunkie has learned. Filed under: read news >>
A bout between heavyweight veteran Cheick Kongo and Augusto Sakai will complete Bellator 179’s main card, the promotion announced today.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
A newly announced heavyweight bout featuring Cheick Kongo (26-10-2) against Augusto Sakai (9-0-1) has been added to the Bellator 179: Daley vs. MacDonald event. read news >>
While the UFC has often talked about a women's 125-pound division, Bellator is going full steam ahead and plans to crown a flyweight champion this year. read news >>
The UFC Athlete Outfitting partnership with Reebok hit many fighters hard in the pocket in terms of sponsorship dollars. Veteran light heavyweight Ryan Bader said he was one of them.Filed under: Bell read news >>
The Bellator women’s flyweight division just got bigger with the signings of five fighters in addition to former UFC title contender Valerie Letourneau.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
You might not know Benson Henderson has been operating under less-than-ideal conditions for the entirety of his three-fight Bellator career.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
As time goes on, what once seemed like a certain showdown between Ilima Macfarlane and Anastasia Yankova may be moving further and further away from reality.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News read news >>
The feud between unbeaten Bellator featherweight prospects A.J. McKee and James Gallagher continues to grow, and McKee has no problem throwing more fuel on the fire.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>