Bellator 289 Fight Card Set, Two Title Fights Headline
The fight card for the next Bellator event is now set, as two title fights and the ongoing grand prix continue in December.
Bellator MMA officials have set the fight card for Bellator 289.
The event takes place Friday, December 9 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. In the main event, Raufeon Stots and Danny Sabatello collide for the interim bantamweight title.
Stots vs. Sabatello will also be a semifinal round contest in the Bellator Bantamweight World Grand Prix. The other sees Patcy Mix face off against Magomed Magomedov.
In the co-main event, Liz Carmouche defends her flyweight title vs. Juliana Velasquez. Rounding out the main card will be Dalton Rosta and Anthony Adams in middleweight action.
The prelims will feature some rising prospects including Pat Downey and Kyle Crutchmer. Downey meets Christian Echols and Crutchmer faces off against Jaleel Willis.
BELLATOR 289: STOTS VS. SABATELLO MAIN CARD
Friday, Dec. 9 — 9:00 PM ET/6:00 PM PT
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Bantamweight World Grand Prix Semifinal: IC-Raufeon Stots (18-1) vs. #6-Danny Sabatello (13-1)
Flyweight World Title Bout: C-Liz Carmouche (17-7) vs. #1-Juliana Velasquez (12-1)
Bantamweight World Grand Prix Semifinal: #2- Patchy Mix (16-1) vs. #3-Magomed Magomedov (19-2)
Middleweight Bout: #5-Dalton Rosta (7-0) vs. #10-Anthony Adams (9-2)
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5:00 PM ET/2:00 PM PT
Flyweight Bout: #3-Denise Kielholtz (6-4) vs. Ilara Joanne (10-6)
Featherweight Bout: Cody Law (6-1) vs. Cris Lencioni (9-3)
Welterweight Bout: Kyle Crutchmer (9-1) vs. Jaleel Willis (15-4)
Featherweight Bout: Kai Kamaka (9-5-1) vs. Kevin Boehm (9-5)
Welterweight Bout: Mark Lemminger (12-5) vs. Michael Lombardo (12-3-1)
Middleweight Bout: Pat Downey (1-0) vs. Christian Echols (2-2)
Bantamweight Bout: Cass Bell (5-2) vs. Jared Scoggins (10-2)
Flyweight Bout: Randi Field (3-1) vs. Kristina Katsikis (1-2)
Middleweight Bout: Theo Haig (1-0) vs. Kareem Kline (1-2)