Bellator has made slight alternations for two upcoming shows according to MMA Junkie. The Season 7 featherweight tournament final is now set for Bellator 83. The Season 7 lightweight tournament will now be at Bellator 84. Previously, the two tournament finals were scheduled for opposite shows. No reason was given for the decision.
Bellator 83 takes place December 7 from Caesars Atlantic City, NJ. Bellator 84 airs the following week, December 14, from The Venue at Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind.
The featherweight finals will see Rad Martinez (14-2) vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev (11-1-1) and the lightweight finals have Rich Clementi (45-21-1) vs. Marcin Held (14-2).
The heavyweight tournament final is expected to remain on the Bellator 84 card.
Additional fights for both cards are expected soon.
The main card for Bellator 83 and Bellator 84 can be seen on MTV2 with preliminary action taking place at Spike.com. Bellator 84 will also be the company’s final show before officially moving to Spike TV in January.