The remaining Semifinalists were decided in the Light Heavyweight Tournament, as Philipe Lins, Egidijus Valavicius and Kelly Anundson all advanced in the Opening Round. Plus, James Thompson and Sokoudjou were both victorious in their Bellator debuts.
A catchweight bout pits undefeated Steve Garcia against Cody Walker in Garcia's Bellator debut.
“The African Assassin” Sokoudjou makes his Bellator debut against Michigan native Terry Davinney.
Brawling Brit James Thompson makes his Bellator debut against battle-tested Eric Prindle.
Lithuanian Edigijus Valavicius meets Nova Uniao’s Carlos Eduardo in an Opening Round bout.
Philipe Lins and Austen “Corndog” Heidlage both walked in undefeated. See who stayed that way.