Fedor Emelianenko makes his Bellator MMA debut this Saturday night when he faces Matt Mitrione in the main event of Bellator 172.
The event takes place from the SAP Center in San Jose and airs live on Spike.
In the co-headline bout, lightweights Josh Thomson and Patricky “Pitbull” Freire square off. Also, Cheick Kongo battles Oli Thompson, Veta Arteaga meets Brooke Mayo and Josh Koscheck finally fights for Bellator against Mauricio Alonso.
MAIN CARD (Spike TV)
Heavyweight: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione
Lightweight: Josh Thomson vs. Patricky “Pitbull” Freire
Heavyweight: Cheick Kongo vs. Oli Thompson
Female Flyweight: Veta Arteaga vs. Brooke Mayo
Welterweight: Josh Koscheck vs. Mauricio Alonso
Welterweight: James Terry vs. David Douglas
Lightweight: Nikko Jackson vs. Cesar Gonzalez
Featherweight: Juan Cardenas vs. Luis Vargas
Welterweight: Danasabe Mohammed vs. Carlos Rocha
Flyweight: Anthony Do vs. Bobby Escalante
Flyweight: Matt Ramirez vs. Jeremy Murphy
Lightweight: J.J> Okanovich vs. Paradise Vaovasa
Featherweight: Justin Tenedora vs. Roque Reyes