BELLATOR 183 Henderson vs Pitbull is an upcoming event on Spike on September 23. 2017. Also on the card is Nelson vs Ayala tickets are on sale thru Tickmaster for the event, at the Sap center in San Jose California. Bellator is also a large promotion in the MMA World with many current and previous fighters from the UFC.
Bellator 183 “Henderson vs. Pitbull” takes place Sept. 23, 2017 at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. The live broadcast on Saturday night starts at 9 pm ET/6 PT and is headlined by a Lightweight contest between former WEC & UFC champion “Smooth” Benson Henderson and long-time Bellator MMA knockout artist Patricky “Pitbull” Freire.
Fans probably won’t want to wait until the main card starts to arrive though. Bellator has announced the first 5,000 ticket holders through the doors will receive a limited edition bobblehead of “The Last Emperor” Fedor Emelianenko, last seen fighting Matt Mitrione at Madison Square Garden in a fight that included a spectacular double knockdown.
That’s not all.
Fans who arrive early enough can actually participate in a meet and greet with Emelianenko himself. This special event is for ticket holders only and goes down in the concourse level from 3:30-5:30 p.m. PT. Fans are encouraged to arrive early to reserve a place in line.
The fight card for the evening also includes “Bellator Kickboxing 7,” which takes place the same night but will air after Bellator 184 “Dantas vs. Caldwell” on October 6th. The updated line-up of fights for Sept. 23 in San Jose is below.
BELLATOR FIGHT CARD
LIGHTWEIGHT MAIN EVENT:
Patricky Pitbull vs Benson Henderson
HEAVYWEIGHT CO-MAIN EVENT:
Jay Ayala vs Roy Nelson
WELTERWEIGHT FEATURE FIGHT:
Lorenz Larkin vs Paul Daley
These are the three main fights on the card. That evening, SAP Center in San Jose will also play host to Bellator Kickboxing 7, which features a welterweight world title main event with current champ Karim Ghajji (97-13-1) set to defend his title against Raymond Daniels (11-3).