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The semifinals for Bellator’s heavyweight grand-prix are coming together, as the promotion has announced the date for the upcoming scrap between Ryan Bader and Matt Mitrione.

Bellator has confirmed that the bout will go down on October 12th at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The event will be broadcast on Paramount Network at 9 PM/ ET/8 PM CT and will stream live on DAZN,

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Bader (25-5) is riding a five fight winning streak, and in his quarterfinal bout, he quickly took out “King Mo” Lawal.

Mitrione (13-5), meanwhile, has won four straight, and in his opening round of the tourney, he earned a decision win over Roy Nelson.

Fedor Emelianenko and Chael Sonnen will battle in the grand-prix’s other semi, but the date for that bout has yet to be announced.

No other fights for the October 12th card have been announced yet. Tickets can be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Arena Box Office, as well as Ticketmaster and