The Caesars in Atlantic City, New Jersey will host Saturday’s “Bellator 49” event. The first preliminary bout is scheduled to start at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT. Make sure to stick with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.
For the first time in company history, Spike.com will offer up a live stream of all the night’s preliminary action. MTV2 will broadcast the main bouts beginning at 9PM ET/8CT.
Speaking of first timers, EPIX will provide a high-definition simulcast of MTV2’s coverage. Bellator fights have never been seen in HD before.
Tonight’s show features the opening round of Bellator’s welterweight tournament.
Here are the athletes slated to perform in the show:
(Spike.com 7PM ET/4PM PT)
Kenny Foster vs. Andy Main
Giedrius Karavackas vs. LeVon Maynard
Azunna Anyanwu vs. J.A. Dudley
Joel Roberts vs. Brylan Van Artsdalen
Alexandre “Popo” Bezerra vs. Scott Heckman
(MTV2 and EPIX 9PM ET/PT)
Welterweight Tournament Quarterfinals (1stRound):
Douglas Lima vs. Steve Carl
Brent Weedman vs. Chris Lozano
Dan Hornbuckle vs. Luis Santos
Ben Saunders vs. Chris Cisneros