Bellator returns to Canada
MMA is back in Ontario as the province gets set to host Bellator 67 tomorrow night. The fourth Bellator to take place in Canada, and third to be held at Casino Rama has all the potential for a night of great fights.
The card will feature a non-title super fight between Bellator Lightweight champion Michael Chandler (9-0-0) and PRIDE, UFC, and DREAM veteran Akihiro Gono (32-17-7). Chandler is undefeated in his MMA career, winning the title in his last fight, while Gono has lost his last two fights.
Other bouts on the main card includes a welterweight tournament semifinal with Ben Saunders (13-4-2) taking on Bryan Baker (17-3-0), a heavyweight matchup between Damian Grabowski (14-1-0) and Dave Huckaba (17-4-0), and welterweights Ryan Ford (17-4-0) and Luis Santos (50-7-1) go to war.
Other preliminary bouts on the card include:
Nathan Gunn (9-2) vs. Dominic O’Grady (13-4)
180 lbs. Catchweight bout
Nordine Taleb (6-1) vs. Matt MacGrath(10-7)
Will Romero (7-3) vs. Matt Veal (9-7)
Nick Kirk (7-0) vs. David “Bo” Harris (6-3)
Cosmo Alexander (1-1) vs. Lorawnt Nelson (4-0)
The preliminary fights will be live streamed on Spike.com beginning at 7PM ET/4PM PT, while the main card broadcast will start at 8PM ET/PT on MTV2.
MMAxposed will have exclusive coverage of Bellator 67 following the event.
Bellator 67 Weigh In Results
Nathan Gunn (169.6 lbs.) vs. Dominic O’Grady (171 lbs.)
Nordine Taleb (179.4 lbs.) vs. Matt MacGrath(179.6 lbs.)
Will Romero (148.8 lbs.) vs. Matt Veal (145 lbs.)
Nick Kirk (135.6 lbs.) vs. David “Bo” Harris (134.8 lbs.)
Cosmo Alexander (155 lbs.) vs. Lorawnt Nelson (155 lbs.)
Ryan Ford (169.8 lbs.) vs. Luis Santos (170 lbs.)
Damian Grabowski (241.4 lbs.) vs. Dave Huckaba (255.4 lbs.)
Ben Saunders (171 lbs.) vs. Bryan Baker (171 lbs.)
Michael Chandler (156 lbs.) vs. Akihiro Gono (155.6 lbs.)
Written By Jordan Maskell