Chicago, Ill - (March 21, 2011) - Bellator Fighting Championships makes its first visit to Tunica, MS when the promotion arrives for Bellator 38, which will take place Saturday, March 26 and air LIVE on MTV2.
The event will host the opening round of the inaugural Bellator Season 4 Light Heavyweight Tournament. The winner of the eight man tournament will earn $100,000 and be declared the first-ever Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion.
The event will also feature five Local Feature Fights.
The full fight card for Bellator 38 is below:
- Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal Fight: Tim Carpenter (6-0) vs. Daniel Gracie (5-2)
- Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal Fight: D.J. Linderman (8-1) vs. Raphael Davis (10-1)
- Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal Fight: Richard Hale (15-3-1) vs. Nik Fekete (4-0)
- Light Heavyweight Quarterfinal Fight: Chris Davis (10-2) vs. Christian M'Pumbu (15-3-1)
- Local Feature Fight: John "Doo Doo" Brown (8-3) vs. Blagoi Ivanov (8-0)
- Local Feature Fight: Jimmy Van Horn (2-0) vs. Austin Lyons (5-1)
- Local Feature Fight: Jake Underwood (1-0) vs. Tim Galluzzi (2-0)
- Local Feature Fight: Brian Albin (11-5) vs. Cody Donovan (6-1)
- Local Feature Fight: Amaechi Oselukwue (1-1) vs. Abe Wilson (2-1)
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