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Bellator 66 to Host Middleweight Tournament Semi-Finals

Bellator 61 concluded last evening and saw the establishment of four middleweight tournament semi-finalists.

Maiquel Falcao, Vyacheslav Vasilevsky, Brian Rogers and Bruno Santos all defeated their respective opponents to advance in the tourney. Already, Bellator has announced their semi-final opponents and attached a date to the next round of 185lbs tournament fights.

Falcao drew Vasilevsky, leaving Rogers with Santos. The four men will do battle at the impending Bellator 66 fight card, which will also feature a lightweight superfight between Shinya Aoki and former promotional champion Eddie Alvarez.

The eventual winner of tournament will get the unenviable task of taking on menacing Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard, who is unbeaten in his last twenty-five outings.

Bellator 66 will take place on April 20 at the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio. You can take a look at the current official fight card below.

Main Card

-Shinya Aoki vs. Eddie Alvarez

-Brian Rogers vs. Bruno Santos

-Maiquel Falcao vs. Vyacheslav Vasilevsky

Other Bouts Rumored

-Aisling Daly vs. Jessica Eye

-Dan Spohn vs. Attila Vegh

-Donny Walker vs. Frank Caraballo

-John Hawk vs. Marcus Vanttinen


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