Bellator 254 is live! The main event is a highly anticipated clash for the Bellator Women’s Flyweight World Title between Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Juliana Velasquez. Both fighters are undefeated and will be looking to keep it that way. The co-main event will be a bantamweight scrap between Magomed Magomedov and Matheus Mattos that is sure to be a banger.
I will be covering the event live so check back for updates as the night goes on! Make sure you check out my Bellator 254 Predictions and play along to see how you do!
Bellator 254kicks off shortly! Fans are in for an exciting night of fights tonight at the Mohegan Sun Arena. You can catch the prelims over at the CBS Sports website starting at 8:00 p.m. ET. The main card will start at 10:00 p.m. ET and will be available to watch on the CBS Sports Network.
This card features many exciting prospects, with nine of the fighters coming into the card with undefeated records. All five of the prelim fights will see an undefeated fighter attempting to keep that zero in the loss column. Grant Neal is looking to keep his impressive start going with his eyes set on a light heavyweight title fight in the near future. Magomed Magomedov and Matheus Mattos only have one loss each, and both fighters will be giving it their all to ensure that the one doesn’t turn into a two. Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Juliana Velasquez clash for the Flyweight World Title, with neither fighter having suffered a defeat before.