Bellator 63 Card Finalized: Dan Cramer vs. Jeff Nader Among Additions
By FCF Staff
Bellator Fighting Championships has announced the finishing touches for the promotion’s event this Friday in Uncasville, Connecticut, which will include a rematch between UFC vet Dan Cramer and Jeff Nader.
The two met at Bellator 48 last August, and after Cramer (7-3) controlled much of the first two rounds, Nader (5-4) came back to score a third round, TKO win. The bout was awarded Bellator’s “Comeback of the Year” title.
Other fights that have been confirmed for Bellator 63’s preliminary card include Marianna “The Crushen Russian” Kheyfets (5-0) vs. Munah Holland (3-1), Russian prospect Andrey “Spartan” Koreshkov (8-0) vs. Tiawan Howard (9-8), Saul “The Spider” Almeida (12-1) vs. Matt Bessette (7-3), Parker Porter (5-3) vs. Randy Smith (14-10), Ryan Quinn (6-3) vs. Marc Stevens (14-6) and Pete “The Heat” Rogers vs. Brandon Fleming.
The Bellator 63 main card will feature the opening round of the promotion’s latest welterweight tourney, which will feature Karl Amoussou (13-4-2) vs. Chris Lozano (9-2), Raul Amaya (9-0) vs. Ben Saunders (12-4-2), David Rickels (9-0) vs. Jordan Smith (17-2) and Bryan Baker (16-3) vs. Carlos Pereira (33-9-1).
As always, the main card will be broadcast live on MTV 2, and the preliminary bouts will be streamed on Spike.com.
The March 30th, Bellator 63 event will be hosted by Uncasville’s Mohegan Sun Arena.