Bellator 221: Michael Chandler vs. Patricio “Pitbull” Among Four Finalized Fights
By FCF Staff
Bellator is returning to Chicago on May 11th, and the promotion has finalized four bouts for the upcoming card.
The headliner for Bellator 221 will feature featherweight champ Patricio “Pitbull” moving up to challenge lightweight champion, Michael Chandler. In addition, Michael Page will take on former welterweight champ Douglas Lima in a semifinal bout for Bellator’s welterweight grand-prix.
Recently the promotion also announced that the card will see rising featherweight A.J. McKee take on former champ Pat Curran, as well as the second pro-fight of pro-wrestling star, Jake Hager.
Bellator 221 will be hosted by the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.
Updated Bellator 221: Chandler vs. Pitbull Card:
Lightweight World Title Bout: Michael Chandler (19-4) vs. Patricio “Pitbull” (28-4)
Welterweight World Grand Prix Semi-final: Douglas Lima (30-7) vs. Michael “Venom” Page (14-0)
Featherweight Main Card Bout: A.J. McKee (13-0) vs. Pat Curran (23-7)
Heavyweight Main Card Bout: Jake Hager (1-0) vs. TBA