‘Bellator 65’ Fight Card Finalized

Written by Tom Ngo
April 10th, 2012

Bellator Poster 65

With just three days remaining until the curtain is drawn on “Bellator 65,” the organization has finally released the show’s complete roster. Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey hosts this Friday’s festivities.

Bantamweight champion Zach Makovsky defends his crown against Eduardo Dantas in the night’s main attraction.

The card will also feature a Featherweight Tournament semifinal bout and the last two quarterfinal fights in Bellator’s 135-pound tourney.

Spike.com will stream a handful of prelims live starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. MTV2 broadcasts the main card beginning at 8PM ET/PT.

Here is the show’s official lineup:

Preliminary Card:

(Spike.com 7PM ET/4PMPT)

Kenny Foster vs. Jay Haas

Lester Caslow vs. Scott Heckman

Duane Bastress vs. Plinio Cruz

E.J. Brooks vs. Mikhail Malyutin

Ailton Barbosa vs. Kris McCray

Will Martinez vs. Andy Main

Lyman Good vs. LeVon Maynard

Main Card:


Alexis Vila vs. Luis Nogueira (Bantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal)

Ed West vs. Marcos Galvao (Bantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal)

Mike Corey vs. Daniel Straus (Featherweight Tournament Semifinal)

Main Event:

Eduardo Dantas vs. Zach Makovsky (Bellator Bantamweight Champion)

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