Just a few months out from summer, Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney has announced the return of the Bellator Summer Series for 2013. According to the CEO, the heavyweight, light heavyweight, and bantamweight divisions will be prominently featured in the season’s tournament format.
No participants have been announced as of yet.
Bellator Heavyweight Champion Alexander Volkov recently captured the strap by outpointing Rich Hale at Bellator 84, the Russian has had no title challengers since. Eduardo Dantas made his first bantamweight title defense at Bellator 89, defeating friend and teammate Marcos Galvao, the Nova Uniao product currently awaits a new challenger. Atilla Veigh recently wrested the title from Christian M’Pumbu at Bellator 91. Vegh is slated to meet the winner of this season’s light heavyweight tournament at a future date.