The first four events of Bellator’s fourth season are now in the books, completing all of the tournaments quarterfinal rounds. Each of the four tournaments started with an eight man field that was dwindled down to four following the quarterfinals. It’s now time for the semifinal round and other than one welterweight fight; the semifinals are set and below are the schedule of when they will fight.
Along with the semifinal fights, Bellator 39 – 42 will also feature a title fight between Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez against Pat Curran at Bellator 39 along with Ben Askren vs. Nick Thompson at Bellator 40 and Joe Warren vs. Marcos Galvao at Bellator 41, both in non-title bouts.
The next round of the tournaments are filled with some very intriguing matchup that will begin fans one step closer to crowning four new tournament champions.
Rick Hawn vs. Lyman Good – Bellator 39 (April 2nd)
Brent Weedman vs. Jay Hieron – TBD*
Patricky Freire vs. Toby Imada – Bellator 39 (April 2nd)
Lloyd Woodard vs. Michael Chandler – Bellator 40 (April 9th)
Kenny Foster vs. Daniel Straus – Bellator 41 (April 16th)
Wilson Reis – Patricio Freire – Bellator 41 (April 16th)
Christian M’Pumbu vs. Tim Carpenter – Bellator 42 (April 23rd)
Richard Hale vs. D.J. Linderman – Bellator 42 (April 23rd)
* = Brent Weedman suffered a facial laceration during the fight with Dan Hornbuckle and has been suspended 60 days, putting his position in the tournament in doubt