Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series Returns Friday the 13th
Bellator MMA is keeping busy in October with their Monster Energy Fight Series at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala. The event takes place Friday the 13th before the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Alabama 500 on Sunday October 15.
The event will feature both Roy “Big Country” Nelson who made his recent debut with a win over Javy Ayala at Bellator 183 and former lightweight champion Michael Chandler at the Monster Energy Fan Zone in the Talladega Fan Zone from 3-4 p.m. CT. The fights start at 8:30 p.m. and you can see the bout listing below:
Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series at Talladega Superspeedway Fight Card:
Lightweight Main Event: Omar Johnson (8-1, Birmingham, Ala.) vs. Jonathan Pearce (5-3, Johnson City, Tenn.)
Heavyweight Bout: Frank Tate (4-4, Birmingham, Ala.) vs. Kem Oti (2-1, Decatur, Ala.)
Middleweight Bout: Marcel Stamps (1-0, Birmingham, Ala.) vs. Derek Wilson (Pro Debut, Atlanta, Ga.)
Heavyweight Amateur Bout: Christian Echols (2-0, Cullman, Ala.) vs. Billy Swanson (7-1, Cleveland, Tenn.)
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Alabama 500 at Talladega takes place Sunday, October 15 at 1 p.m. CT. Tickets to the race are available at NASCAR.com/tickets, TalladegaSuperspeedway.com/tickets or by calling Talladega Superspeedway at 1-855-518-RACE (7223).
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