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1/31/13 5:27:59PM
In addition to a previously announced title fight, next month's Bellator 89 event also will feature all four opening-round matchups from the organization's Season 8 middleweight tournament.

The event takes place Feb. 14 at Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. The main card airs on Spike TV following

As ( first reported, the headliner features bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas (14-3 MMA, 4-0 BFC) vs. recent tournament winner Marcos Galvao (13-5-1 MMA, 4-2 BFC).

The eight-man middleweight tournament, meanwhile, features some familiar names.

The latest Bellator 89 card now includes:

Champ Eduardo Dantas vs. Marcos Galvao - for bantamweight title
Dan Cramer vs. Brian Rogers - middleweight-tournament opening round
Brett Cooper vs. Norman Paraisy - middleweight-tournament opening round
Doug Marshall vs. Andreas Spang - middleweight-tournament opening round
Sultan Aliev vs. Mikkel Parlo - middleweight-tournament opening round

1/31/13 5:49:15PM
I love the Main Event. Dantas vs Galvao.
2/1/13 3:03:24AM
I hope Brian Rogers puts it all together this time!


and I'm LOVING Bellator on Thursday nights!
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