Less than 24 hours separates Brandon Halsey (9-0) and Rafael Carvalho (11-1) from competing in the main event of “Bellator 144: Halsey vs. Carvalho” at Mohegan Sun Arena, in a battle for the vacant middleweight strap.
“Bellator 144: Halsey vs. Carvalho” airs live and free on Spike at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while the stacked preliminary portion of the event will stream live on MMAWeekly.com at 7 p.m. ET.
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Both men hit their required marks of 185 pounds, as did the remainder of the four-fight main card on Spike, which also features two welterweight pairings pitting Brennan Ward (11-3) against Dennis Olson (14-9) and Michael Page (8-0) versus Charlie Ontiveros (6-3). An exciting featherweight tilt rounds out the action, when Goiti Yamauchi (7-3) welcomes promotional newcomer Isao Kobayashi (18-2-4).
Main Card (Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET)
Brandon Halsey (185) vs. Rafael Carvalho (184)
Dennis Olson (170.5) vs. Brennan Ward (170.75)
Isao Kobayashi (145) vs. Goiti Yamauchi (145.75)
Charlie Ontiveros (169.25) vs. Michael Page ….View original article