Bellator will kick off their 2013 Summer Series with a 13 fight card and it will feature two tournaments.
It’s headlined with the first half of a four-person light heavyweight tournament that sees Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal return to the promotion. He takes on Seth Petruzelli, who made a name for himself with a quick finish over Kimbo Slice on late notice. Renato Sobral vs. Jacob Noe makes up the rest of that tournament.
A heavyweight tournament is also in place with Vinicius Queiroz vs. Rich Hale and Vitaly Minakov vs. Ron Sparks.
Bellator 96 is June 19 from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, OK.
Below is the complete card.
MAIN CARD (Spike TV)
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal vs. Seth Petruzelli
Renato Sobral vs. Jacob Noe
Vinicius Queiroz vs. Rich Hale
Vitaly Minakov vs. Ron Sparks
War Machine vs. Blas Avena
PRELIMINARY CARD (Sherdog)
Justin McNally vs. Steven Artoff
Brandon Girtz vs. Derek Campos
Brandon Halsey vs. Joe Yaeger
Jeremiah O’Neal vs. Raphael Butler
Keith Miner vs. Damon Jackson
Mike Maldonado vs. Chavous Smith
Keith Berry vs. Cortez Coleman
Jarrod Card vs. Chas Skelly