Bellator 228: Fight Card


During the second of two Bellator cards this weekend, we have a great one lined up at Bellator 228, going down in Inglewood, California. Headlining the event will be a Bellator Featherweight Championship bout between two-time Bellator Featherweight Champion and Bellator Lightweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire and KOTC four-weight champion Juan Archuleta. Not to mention a rematch between two of middleweights best in Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi. Also on the card will be the remaining three featherweight opening round Gran Prix bouts, and we have a father-son duo as Antonio McKee returns to the cage for the first time in five years on the prelims, while his son AJ is on the main card fighting for his spot in the Gran Prix. Fight Card posted below:

Featherweight (C): Patricio Freire (29-4) vs. Juan Archuleta (23-1)

Middleweight: Lyoto Machida (26-8) vs. Gegard Mousasi (45-7-2)

Featherweight: AJ McKee (14-0) vs. Georgi Karakhanyan (28-9-1) 1 NC

Featherweight: Darrion Caldwell (13-3) vs. Henry Corrales (17-3)

Featherweight: Daniel Weichel (39-11) vs. Saul Rogers (13-2)

Preliminary Card:

Catchweight (175 lbs): Michael Jasper (13-5) vs. Johnny Cisneros (12-7)

Lightweight: Joshua Jones (8-4) vs. Dominic Clark (14-8)

Featherweight: Weber Almeida (2-0) vs. Castle Williams (4-2)

Bantamweight: Jason Edwards (2-0) vs. Adrian Najera (1-0)

Catchweight (165 lbs): Antonio McKee (29-6-2) vs. William Sriyapai (13-8)

Catchweight (165 lbs): Emilio Williams (4-2) vs. Ian Butles (6-6)

Featherweight: AJ Agazarm (1-1) vs. Jonathan Quiroz (3-3)

Middleweight: Andre Walker (5-2) vs. Osman Diaz (2-1)

Women’s Strawweight: Ava Knight (0-0) vs. Shannon Goughary (3-3)

Bantamweight: James Barnes (11-4) vs. David Duran (8-5)

Bantamweight: Leandro Higo (18-5) vs. Shawn Bunch (9-3)