Bellator returns to the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Okla., on Saturday night. The semifinal bouts of the promotion’s light heavyweight tournament are slated for Bellator 42.
All four fighters in the tournament semifinals made weight on Friday, all hovering at 205 pounds, aside from Christian M’Pumbu who tipped the scale at 201.4 pounds.
M’Pumbu faces Tim Carpenter in one-half of the brackets, while Richard Hale squares off with D.J. Linderman in the other half.
Bellator 42 airs live on MTV2 at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday night.
Season 4 Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal Bouts:
-Tim Carpenter (205) vs. Christian M’Pumbu (201.4)
-Richard Hale (205.2) vs. D.J. Linderman (205)
-Ronnie Mann (145.6) vs. Josh Arocho (147.4)
-Luiz “Betao” Nogueira (133.2) vs. Jerod Spoon (135.8)
-Chris Bell (190.6) vs. Jared Hess (185.6)
-Owen Evinger (144.2) vs. Brandon Shelton (145.8)
-Shane Howell (134.2) vs. Mark Oshiro (135.6)
-Tracy Willis (226.5) vs. Mark Holata (260.5)