22 May Bellator 200 | London
Why you won’t want to miss this one.
On Saturday the 26th of May at 1 AM CAT on StarSat Sports Arena channel 241 (StarSat Super Package) you can watch Bellator MMA host their 200th event in London at the SSE Arena. This event is sure to be amazing, with a grand 17 bouts expected to take place.
The main event will be a Middleweight World Title match between the current Champion Rafael Carvalho (15-1) vs Gegard Mousasi (46-6-2).
The undefeated Michael “Venom” Page (12-0) will defend his streak against David Rickels (19-4, 2NC) in a smashing welterweight bout.
Former titleholder Phil Davis (18-4) will be taking on Linton Vassell (18-6) in what is sure to be an interesting light heavyweight matchup.
Two Englishman clash as former reality star Aaron Chalmers (3-0) makes his promotional debut against Ash Griffiths (4-5) in a welterweight bout.
Undefeated Russian Anastasia Yankova (5-0) taking on Britain’s very own Kate Jackson (9-3-1) in a fast-paced flyweight bout that will be a challenge to both fighters.
Veteran Anatoly Tokov (25-3) will have his experience tested against Vladimir Filipovic in this middleweight clash.
Saul Rogers (12-2) will make his promotional debut in a featherweight bout against Jeremy Petly (12-8).
Three former BAMMA champions will show their skill as well. Former middleweight champion Mike Shipman (11-1) will be taking on Carl Noon (7-2). Former featherweight champ Daniel Crawford (10-1) will be challenging Pedro Carvalho (6-3) to see who’s best. Former lightweight champion Ryan Scope (11-1) will face off against Maryn Harris (4-4).
A few worthwhile middleweight bouts will also be featured. Trained at SGB Ireland, Charlie Ward (4-3) will take on Louis King (1-1) and up-and-comer Costello van Steenis (9-1) will face off against Kevin Fryer (6-2).
The full main card is as follows:
Middleweight World Title Bout: Rafael Carvalho (15-1) vs. Gegard Mousasi (43-6-2)
Welterweight Main Card Bout: Michael Page (12-0) vs. David Rickels (19-4, 2 NC)
163-Pound Catchweight Main Card Bout: Aaron Chalmers (3-0) vs. Ash Griffiths (4-5)
Light Heavyweight Main Card Bout: Phil Davis (18-4) vs. Linton Vassell (18-6)
Women’s Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Anastasia Yankova (5-0) vs. Kate Jackson (9-3-1)
The full preliminary card is as follows:
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Anatoly Tokov (25-3) vs. Vladimir Filipovic (10-2)
Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Daniel Crawford (10-1) vs. Pedro Carvalho (6-3)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Ryan Scope (11-1) vs. Martyn Harris (4-4)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Mike Shipman (11-1) vs. Carl Noon (7-2)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Charlie Ward (4-3) vs. Louis King (1-1)
Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Jeremy Petley (12-8-1) vs. Saul Rogers (12-2
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Kevin Fryer (6-2) vs. Costello Van Steenis (9-1)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Charlie Leary (14-8-1) vs. Tom Green (12-2)