Bellator Fighting Championships has put together a solid card for its 7th week which is scheduled for May 15th and will be held at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, Illinois.
Headlined by two semi-final bouts for the welterweight tournament the card will also have a few former UFC fighters and the wife of UFC light heavyweight contender Brandon Vera. Also slated to fight on the card is former King of the Cage champion Anthony Lapsley.
MMAJunkie was the first to report on the location last week.
Former UFC middleweight champion Dave Menne will be taking on Omar De La Cruz and undefeated Lyman Good will battle Jorge Ortiz in the welterweight semi-finals. UFC veteran Eddie Sanchez will fight Jay White in a battle of heavyweights while Kerri Vera will be making her MMA debut against Leslie Smith.
Here is the full line-up:
Non Tournament Bouts:
Lightweight: Troy Gerhart (4-0) vs. Lorenzo Borgomeo (5-1)
Heavyweight: Eddie Sanchez (8-3) vs. Jay White (4-5)
Lightweight: Alonzo Martinez (22-13-1) vs. Victor Meza (9-1)
Welterweight: Jesse Juarez (9-5) vs. Marcelo Alfaya (10-5)
Welterweight: Anthony Lapsley (14-4) vs. Ryan Williams (7-4)
Welterweight: Jacob Volkman (8-0) vs. Kevin Knabjian (10-3-1)
Bantamweight: Kerri Vera (0-0) vs. Leslie Smith (4-0)
Welterweight Tournament Semi-Finals:
Dave Menne (43-15-2) vs. Omar De La Cruz (4-1)
Jorge Ortiz (16-4) vs. Lyman Good (8-0)