Bellator 85 is set for the promotion’s debut on Spike TV tomorrow. It will be Bellator’s return as they kickoff Season 8. All fighters made weight.
In the main event, Michael Chandler defends his lightweight championship against Rick Hawn. In the other title fight, Pat Curran puts his featherweight championship on the line against Patricio Freire.
Other fights will see the opening rounds of the Bellator Season 8 light heavyweight tournament.
Bellator 85 takes place tomorrow, January 17 and can be seen on Spike TV. It comes from the Bren Events Center in Irvine, CA. The main card starts at 10 p.m. ET with preliminary fights streaming at Spike.com
MAIN CARD (SPIKE TV)
Michael Chandler (154.6 lbs) vs. Rick Hawn (155 lbs) for the lightweight championship
Pat Curran (144.8 lbs) vs. Patricio Freire (144.5 lbs) for the featherweight championship
Mikhail Zayats (205.7 lbs) vs. Renato Sobral (205.3 lbs) in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com)
Seth Petruzelli (204.8 lbs) vs. Jacob Noe (205.9 lbs) in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament
Emanuel Newton (205.4 lbs) vs. Atanas Djambazov (205.6 lbs) in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament
Hector Ramirez (204.8 lbs) vs. Jason Lambert (205.5 lbs)
Aaron Miller (145.8 lbs) vs. Joe Camacho (145.8 lbs)
Jamie Yager (170.8 lbs) vs. Joe Williams (170.7 lbs)
Michael Guymon (155.7 lbs) vs. Savant Young (155.5 lbs)
J.J. Ambrose (164.5 lbs) vs. Brian Warren (160 lbs) in a catchweight fight
Cleber Luciano (144.9 lbs) vs. Mario Navarro (144.5 lbs)