Join us here at BloodyElbow.com as we watch Bellator Fighting Championships usher in a new, abbreviated season called Summer Series Saturday night on MTV 2. This mini-season will feature just one tournament which will be contested at featherweight. They definitely went all-out in terms of contestants for this season, bringing in the current # 5 featherweight in the SBN/USA Today rankings, Marlon Sandro. Lightweight tournament winner Pat Curran and season 5 lightweight contestant Nazareno Malegarie have made the drop to 145 and is entered here as well, along with highly-touted Luis Palomino and Ronnie Mann. Saturday's card will feature all four quarter-final matchups for the tournament.
June 25th, live on MTV2 at 9pm EST from Hollywood, FL:
Dan Cramer (7-2) vs. Josh Samman (8-1)
Alexandre Bezerra (8-1) vs. Matt McCook (8-4)
Derrick Lewis (4-1) vs. Tony Johnson Jr. (5-1)
Carla Esparza (5-1) vs. Jessica Aguilar (10-4)
Dave Baggett (6-6) vs. Moyses Gabin (5-4)