Bellator 96 is up to 12 fights as the promotion returns with their 2013 Summer Series. Officials added eight preliminary fights to go with the four main card bouts already announced.
The featured preliminary contest is a meeting of former middleweight Strikeforce fighters in Cortez Coleman and Keith Berry. Both have secured wins for Bellator in the past.
The show is headlined with lightweight champion Michael Chandler vs. Dave Jansen and will see the opening of the light heavyweight tournament.
Bellator 96 is June 19 from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, OK. The main card airs at 7 p.m. ET on Spike TV and Spike.com will stream the preliminary action.
Below is the card.
MAIN CARD (Spike TV)
Michael Chandler vs. Dave Jansen for the lightweight championship
Muhammed Lawal vs. Seth Petruzelli in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament
Jacob Noe vs. Renato Sobral in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament
Blas Avena vs. War Machine
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com)
Raphael Butler vs. Karl Etherington
Volkan Oezdemir vs. Joe Yager
Mikey Brown vs. Brandon Halsey
Steven Artoff vs. Justin McNally
Damon Jackson vs. Keith Miner
Mike Maldonado vs. Jason Sampson
Brandon Girtz vs. Treston Thomison
Keith Berry vs. Cortez Coleman