The Bellator Season 9 heavyweight tournament has been set for October 4 at Bellator 102 at the Visalia Convention Center in Visalia, California. The tournament field will feature three former UFC veterans, headlined by Cheick Kongo taking on Mark Godbeer. The card will air live on Spike TV.
The Bellator 102 fight card will also feature the finals of the Bellator Summer Series bantamweight tournament as Rafael Silva faces Anthony Leone. Also on the card will be the semifinals of the Season 9 middleweight tournament as Mikkel Parlo takes on Jason Butcher and Brennan Ward takes on replacement Joe Pacheco, who replaces an injured Perry Filkins.
The preliminaries will feature the return of explosive English talent Michael Page as he takes on hometown fighter Kenny Ento and the return of Fight Master: Bellator MMA veteran Bryan Travers.
Bellator 102 Fight Card:
Main Card (Spike TV)
- Bellator Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal: Mark Godbeer vs. Cheick Kongo
- Bellator Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal: Vinicius Spartan vs. Lavar Johnson
- Bellator Bantamweight Tournament Final: Rafael Silva vs. Anthony Leone
- Bellator Middleweight Semifinal: Brennan Ward vs. Joe Pacheco
- Bellator Middleweight Semifinal: Mikkel Parlo vs. Jason Butcher
- Cain Carrizosa vs. Juan Quesada
- Jonny Carson vs. Bryan Travers
- Poppies Martinez vs. Brandon Girtz
- Javy Ayala vs. Thiago Santos
- Isaac De Jesus vs. Scott Cleve
- Kenny Ento vs. Michael Page
- William Richey vs. Brandon Cash