Bellator 296 featuring the middleweight title elimination fight is announced for this Friday in France. Read to learn about Bellator 296 schedule, live stream, and fight card updates here.
The popular American MMA promotion, Bellator have scheduled its next major event for this Friday. Bellator 296 will feature a total of 14 professional fights, 4 on the main card and the rest of 10 under the preliminary card. It will take place at the Accor Arena.
For the title bout, the event will feature a fight between Gegard Mousasi and Fabian Edwards. It will be an eliminator fight for the Bellator Middleweight Championship title. Meanwhile, Brent Primus and Mansour Barnaoui will face one another for the co-main event.
Gegard Mousasi is a Dutch professional with a 49-8 record. The former kickboxing professional is also the former middleweight title holder. He earned the title in 2020 and defended it in 2 fights over 3 years. In June 2022, Mousasi lost his title against Johnny Eblen at Bellator 282.
Fabian Edwards is an MMA professional from England. With an 11-win and 2 losses record, he is currently ranked the 2nd best Bellator Middleweight fighter. His most recent fight was in October 2022 against Charlie Ward. Edwards won the bout via unanimous decision.
When will be Bellator 296 held?
- Date: Friday, May 12, 2023
- Time: 12:00 p.m. ET
The upcoming Bellator event will take place this Friday, May 12, 2023. It will initiate at around 12:00 p.m. ET.
How to Watch the event on TV?
As an online exclusive event, Bellator 296 won’t be available to watch on TV.
How to Livestream Bellator 296?
The Friday Bellator event will be available on Showtime. In the US, the service’s subscription costs $10.99/month. Additionally, preliminary fights will be available on Bellator’s official YouTube channel for free. Fans outside the USA will be able to watch the main card fights with a VPN service such as NordVPN or ExpressVPN.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Accor Arena
- Location: Paris, France
Bellator 296 will be hosted by Accor Arena, alternatively titled AccorHotels Arena or Bercy. It is a popular indoor arena owned by Ville de Paris. The arena is located in Paris, France.
Here is the full fight card from the upcoming professional MMA event of Ufc –
- Gegard Mousasi vs Fabian Edwards
- Brent Primus vs Mansour Barnaoui
- Douglas Lima vs Costello Van Steenis
- Thibault Gouti vs Kane Mousah
- Denise Kiellholtz vs Paula Cristina
- Oliver Enkamp vs Luca Poclit
- Saul Rogers vs Davy Gallon
- Yves Landu vs Piotr Niedzielski
- Sarvarjon Khamidov vs Kevin Petshi
- Chris Gonzalez vs Tim Wilde
- Fabacary Diatta vs Keir Harvie
- Georges Sasu vs Asael Adjoudj
- Bouraama Camara vs Romain Debienne
- Jose Augusto vs Simon Biyong