Fresh off his stunning victory over Aaron Pico, Zach Freeman looks to make it 2-for-2 inside the Bellator cage when he faces Saad Awad at Bellator 186.
Set for November 3 from the Bryce Jordan Center on the Penn State University campus, the event features Ryan Bader defending his light heavyweight title against Linton Vassell.
Fereeman improved to 9-2 with his finish in 24 seconds vs. Pico. Awad (20-9) presents a different challenge, as he is 8-6 with Bellator including a win over former champion Will Brooks.
The bout was first reported by MMA Fighting.
Below is the current fight card:
MAIN CARD (Spike/9 p.m. ET)
Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship
Ryan Bader (c) vs. Linton Vassell
Light Heavyweight: Phil Davis vs. TBA
Middleweight: Ed Ruth vs. TBA
Lightweight: Saad Awad vs. Zach Freeman