Bellator Fighting Championships has announced the official lineup for the impending Bellator 70 event, revealing that the promotion’s heavyweight champ Cole Konrad will finally defend his title against Eric Prindle.
In addition to the title fight, the fight card will feature the lightweight tournament finals match between Rick Hawn and Brett Weedman, as well as a bantamweight tourney semifinal bout between Luis Nogueira and Hiroshi Nakamura. MMA vet Rich Clementi rounds out the main card in his lightweight fight with Derek Campos.
Bellator 70 will take place next Friday, May 25, at the Orleans Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. The preliminary card will air on Spike.com, with the main card set for MTV2. Check out the full lineup below:
Preliminary Card (Spike.com)
-Middleweight: Jeremiah Riggs vs. Kelvin Tiller
-Bantamweight: Blake Dufour vs. Derek Arcement
-Lightweight: Kyle Bradley vs. John Harris
-Middleweight: Jonas Billstein vs. Mike Seal
-Welterweight: Charlie Rader vs. A.J. Matthews
-165lbs Catch: Josh Shockley vs. Keith Schneider
Main Card (MTV2)
-Lightweight: Rich Clementi vs. Derek Campos
-Bantamweight Semifinal: Luis Nogueira vs. Hiroshi Nakamura
-Lightweight Final: Rick Hawn vs. Brent Weedman
-Heavyweight Championship: Cole Konrad vs. Eric Prindle