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Full Combat Card for BELLATOR 256 on SHOWTIME This Friday, April 9 | FightBookMMA
April 6, 2021
LOS ANGELES – BELLATOR MMA has right now confirmed the total battle card for BELLATOR MMA 256: Bader vs. Machida 2 this Friday, April 9 contained in the “FightSphere” at Mohegan Solar Enviornment. The occasion is the second of three straight weeks of motion on SHOWTIME with the cardboard set to start reside at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. ET.
The BELLATOR MMA Gentle Heavyweight World Grand Prix kicks off with a Quarterfinal matchup that includes former two-division champion and No. 1 contender Ryan Bader (27-6, 1 NC) and fourth-ranked Lyoto Machida (26-10) in an thrilling rematch between the 2 veterans.
4 different thrilling bouts spherical out the BELLATOR MMA 256 most important card on SHOWTIME, together with No. 2 Liz Carmouche (14-7) taking up the debuting Vanessa Porto (22-8) at flyweight, a ladies’s featherweight matchup between No. 3 Cat Zingano (11-4) and Knoxville, Tennessee-native Olivia Parker (4-1), a males’s featherweight contest pitting No. 3 Adam Borics (16-1) againstNo. 8 Jeremy Kennedy (16-2, 1 NC) and No. 3 Goiti Yamauchi (25-4) versus newly signed Dan Moret (14-6) in an explosive opening light-weight bout.
As a part of the launch of BELLATOR MMA on SHOWTIME, the community is providing viewers who’re new to the SHOWTIME streaming service a 30-day free trial, adopted by a reduced month-to-month subscription charge of $4.99/month for the following six months. Viewers can join at SHO.com/BellatorMMA. Subscribers can be delivered two premier BELLATOR MMA occasions per 30 days all through 2021 and past, with all occasions scheduled to air reside at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT wherever the SHOWTIME service is offered.
The preliminary card is ready for eight bouts and is highlighted by a battle of top-10 bantamweights, as No. 8 Cass Bell (5-1)takes on No. 10 Jornel Lugo (5-0). Plus, undefeated middleweight Dalton Rosta (4-0), former featherweight title challenger Talita Nogueira (7-2), undefeated featherweight prospect Cody Regulation (2-0) and light-weight Nainoa Dung (3-2) are additionally scheduled to compete. All prelims will stream reside at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT on the BELLATOR MMA YouTube channel, SHOWTIME Sports activities YouTube channel and Pluto TV. Full bout listings are under:
Middleweight Bout:Dalton Rosta (4-0) vs. Tony Johnson (9-2)
Featherweight Bout: Talita Nogueira (7-2) vs. Jessica Borga (3-2)
Bantamweight Bout: #8-Cass Bell (5-1) vs. #10-Jornel Lugo (5-0)
Featherweight Bout:Cody Regulation (2-0) vs. Nathan Ghareeb (2-0)
Bantamweight Bout:Jaylon Bates (1-0) vs. Jeffrey Glossner (2-1)
Light-weight Bout:Nainoa Dung (3-2) vs. Izzy William (4-3)
Flyweight Bout:Diana Avsaragova (2-0) vs. Tara Graff (1-2)
Bantamweight Bout:John Douma (4-2) vs. Will Smith (3-2)
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