Bellator MMA returns in a big way later tonight (Fri. April 2) with Bellator 255, which goes done from inside Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., airing on Showtime, as well as on several streaming services for free (like here and here).
Headlining the event will be a 145-pound title bout rematch between division kingpin, Patricio Freire, defending his strap against Emmanuel Sanchez. The bout will also be the last semifinal match in the Featherweight World Grand Prix, with the winner facing A.J. McKee in the finals for a grand prize of $1 million.
In the co-main event, Neiman Gracie will face Jason Jackson in a Welterweight bout, while Tyrell Fortune rematches Jack May in a Heavyweight showdown. In further main card action, Kana Watanabe will make her official debut for Bellator when she faces off against Alejandra Lara in a Flyweight affair.
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Watch Bellator 255 Main Card (9 p.m. ET Start Time):
145 lbs.: Patricio Freire (31-4) vs. Emmanuel Sanchez (20-4)
170 lbs.: Neiman Grace (10-1) vs. Jason Jackson (13-4)
265 lbs.: Tyrell Fortune (9-1) vs. Jack May (11-7)
155 lbs.: Usman Nurmagomedov (11-0) vs. Mike Hamel (7-4)
125 lbs.: Alejandra Lara (9-3) vs. Kana Watanabe (9-0-1)
Watch Bellator 255 “Prelims” Undercard (6 p.m. ET Start Time):
135 lbs.: Magomed Magomedov (17-1) vs. Cee Jay Hamilton (15-7)
Mukhamed Berkhamov (13-0) vs. Herman Terrado (15-5-1) CANCELED (DETAILS)
155 lbs.: Mandel Nallo (7-1, 1 NC) vs. Ricardo Seixas (9-2)
185 lbs.: Fabio Aguiar (17-1) vs. Khalid Murtazaliev (14-2)
160 lbs.: Roger Huerta (24-12-1, 1 NC) vs. Chris Gonzalez (5-0)
205 lbs.: Jose Augusto (6-2, 1 NC) vs. Jonathan Wilson (9-3)
170 lbs.: Roman Faraldo (4-0) vs. Trevor Gudde (2-1)
185 lbs.: Jordan Newman (2-0) vs. Branko Busick (2-1, 1 NC)