Bellator MMA back to Florida on November 19. Boxing Commission Event Calendar for Nov 19 in Homestead Florida. Bellator officials announcing a partnership with Monster Energy and NASCAR “to showcase a series of fights to take place at select races during the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Part of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is the Ford EcoBoost 400 is taking place at the Homestead-Miami Speedway – Sunday, November 19
These fights will be at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Bellator will have a series of fights after the racing promotion. They usually consist of several non televised bouts as supplement to the racing program.
Bellator is looking for growth and expansion to rival that of the UFC in popularity and revenue growth stream. When you think mma you normally think UFC. Bellator is looking to change that mindset and wants people to think Bellator Mma.
“I’m excited to announce Bellator’s partnership with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series,” Bellator President Scott Coker stated. “Bellator and NASCAR fans are some of the most passionate in sports, and we couldn’t be happier to bring MMA and motorsports together.
BELLATOR MMA AND MONSTER TEAM UP
With growth in mind, Bellator MMA, Monster officials plan more motocross-based events
Much like the fights Bellator previously promoted at motocross events, the cards are likely to consist of three or four fights, which aren’t presented as part of televised coverage.
BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SCHEUDLE
Initial stops are schedule for North Carolina, Tennessee and Florida.
Bellator MMA will be featured at the following 2017 NASCAR races:
- Monster Energy All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway – Saturday, May 20
- Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway – Saturday, Aug. 19
- Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway – Sunday, Oct. 15
- Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway – Sunday, November 19