Bellator 132: Dustin Jacoby vs. John Salter Among Seven, Prelim Bouts
By FCF Staff
Bellator has announced the preliminary card for its January 16th event in Temecula, California, and a middleweight bout between UFC vets Dustin Jacoby and John Salter is one of the fights
Bellator 132 will be hosted by the Pechanga Resort and Casino, and will feature featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire taking on former champ, Daniel Straus.
“We are going to kick off our 2015 schedule with an absolutely incredible card,” Bellator MMA President Scott Coker said in the official announcement. “The four main fights we previously announced are outstanding, but now we’ve put together fantastic lineup that includes fight between Dustin Jacoby and John Salter, as well as the return of top prospects Fabricio Guerreiro and Derek Anderson, along with some of California’s top up-and-coming talent. I think this will be a very entertaining night of fights, from start to finish.”
The main card for the upcoming event will be broadcast on SPIKE.
Here is the entire line-up for Bellator 132.
Main Card (9 p.m. ET)
Bellator Featherweight Title Fight: Champ Patricio Pitbull (22-2) vs. Daniel Straus (23-5)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Bubba Jenkins (8-1) vs. Georgi Karakhanyan (23-4-1)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Virgil Zwicker (12-4-1) vs. Houston Alexander (16-10-1)
Welterweight Feature Fight: Fernando Gonzalez (22-13) vs. Marius Zaromskis (20-8)
Preliminary Card (7 p.m. ET)
Middleweight Prelim Fight: Dustin Jacoby (10-4) vs. John Salter (10-3)
Catchweight (220 pounds) Prelim Fight: Everett Cummings (8-0) vs. Hector Carillo (5-6)
Welterweight Prelim Fight: Jonathan Rivera (4-0) vs.Steve Kozola (4-0)
Lightweight Prelim Fight: Derek Anderson (11-1) vs. Danny Navarro (12-4)
Featherweight Prelim Fight: Fabricio Guerreiro (20-3) vs. Nick Piedmont (10-5-1)
Bantamweight Prelim Fight: Fabian Gonzalez (2-0) vs. Albert Morales (0-0)
Middleweight Prelim Fight: Luc Bondole (4-0-1) vs. Chris Herrera (2-1)