The final match up of Bellator: Fight Master finally has a date and time. The delayed tournament finale will now take place at the promotion’s inaugural PPV event, Bellator 106, which will be headlined by a bout between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Tito Ortiz.
The bout will see the show’s final two fighters, Joe Riggs and Mike Bronzoulis, battling it out for a spot in Bellator’s welterweight tournament. The pairing was originally set to take place at Bellator 98, but was delayed after Riggs was injured during training.
The Fight Master series aired on Spike TV. It featured 32 fighters matched with four different coaches: Randy Couture, Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock, and Joe Warren. Riggs represented Team Jackson, while Bronzoulis trained with Team Couture.
Bronzoulis vs Riggs will take place in the preliminary section of the card.
Bellator 106 will take place on November 2 at the Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, California. It will air live on PPV, with the prelims on Spike TV. The event will be headlined by Rampage vs Tito Ortiz, in addition to three title fights.
The current card is as follows:
• Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Tito Ortiz
• Champ Michael Chandler vs. Eddie Alvarez
• Champ Pat Curran vs. Daniel Straus
• Muhammed Lawal vs. Emanuel Newton
• Mike Bronzoulis vs. Joe Riggs