Three Championship Fights headline Bellator 73 LIVE from Harrah’s Tunica Friday, August 24
Bellator's memorable Summer Series will leave an indelible mark in its finale as the world's top tournament-based MMA promotion will feature THREE championship fights in one night at Bellator 73: Curran vs. Pitbull on Friday, August 24 from Harrah's Tunica Hotel and Casino in Tunica Resorts, Mississippi. One of the biggest fights of the year will take place as Bellator Featherweight World Champion Pat Curran makes his first title defense against the dangerous Patricio Pitbull, plus the Season 6 Bantamweight Tournament Championship will be on the line as submission aces Marcos Galvao and Luis Nogueira square off. The night will also feature the Summer Series Light Heavyweight Tournament Championship, which saw four finishes in the quarterfinal round.
Season 6 Finale includes Prindle vs. Konrad for Heavyweight World Title
After a dominating run through the Season 6 Lightweight Tournament that included a vicious knockout over Ricardo Tirloni at Bellator 62 (Watch Here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fTUfZIMTp0), Rick Hawn is looking to secure his guaranteed title shot with a victory over Brent Weedman. For Weedman, the longtime Bellator veteran is eager for his title shot, and knows it's just a victory away.
Bellator 65 Weigh-In Results
The Bellator 65 weigh-ins have been completed from Atlantic City, New Jersey in preparation for Bellator's Friday night event at Caesars Boardwalk Hall, which features the Bantamweight Title Fight between Champion Zach Makovsky and challenger Eduardo Dantas. Also, a Bellator Season Six Featherweight Tournament semifinal fight will take place as Daniel Straus meets Mike Corey. Additionally, the Bellator Season Six Bantamweight Tournament continues with two quarterfinal matchups as Alexis Vila takes on Luis Nogueira and Marcos Galvao squares off against Ed West.