Bellator 131: Final Card Finalized for Nov. 15th Card
By FCF Staff
Bellator has released the entire line-up for the promotion’s upcoming, November 15th card in San Diego, which will feature Tito Ortiz taking on fellow UFC vet Stephan Bonnar in the main event.
In addition, the card will feature interim lightweight champ Will Brooks taking on Michael Chandler, for the promotion’s vacant championship. At middleweight, GLORY’s Joe Schilling will battle veteran fighter Melvin Manhoef, and light-heavyweight “King Mo” Lawal will face Tom DeBlass.
Here is the complete line-up for Bellator 131, which will be hosted by the Valley View Casino Center. The main card will be broadcast on SPIKE.
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Tito Ortiz (17-11) vs. Stephan Bonnar (15-8)
Lightweight Title Fight: Michael Chandler (12-2) vs. Will Brooks (14-1)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: King Mo (13-4) vs. Tom DeBlass (9-2)
Middleweight Feature Fight: Melvin Manhoef (29-11 MMA, 37-12 Kickboxing) vs. Joe Schilling (1-3 MMA, 17-7 Kickboxing)
Bantamweight Feature Fight: Mike Richman (17-5) vs. Nan Phan (20-13)
Middleweight Feature Fight: AJ Matthews (6-3) vs. Kyle Bolt (8-3)
Flyweight Feature Fight: Ron Henderson (debut) vs. Jonathan Santa Maria (debut)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Jordan Bailey (2-1) vs. Alex Higley (debut)
Flyweight Feature Fight: Matt Ramirez (1-0) vs. Nick Garcia (1-1)
Welterweight Feature Fight: Andy Murad (8-2) vs. Bubba Pugh (3-1)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Rolando Perez (7-4-1) vs. Mark Vorgeas (5-2)
Lightweight Feature Fight: Ian Butler (1-0) vs. Joao Faria (1-1)