Bellator MMA will make its long-awaited return to combined martial arts (MMA) with a particular Paramount community telecast from inside its common hang-out, Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, Conn., on Fri., July 24, 2020.

Headlining the cardboard will probably be UFC veteran Sergio Pettis, who makes his second Bellator MMA look reverse 135-pound bruiser Ricky Bandejas. Within the welterweight co-main occasion, well-traveled fight sports activities veteran Jordan Mein debuts towards Jason Jackson.

“I’m thrilled to announce our return occasion this month at Mohegan Solar, which has all the time been an unbelievable venue accomplice for us,” mentioned Bellator MMA President Scott Coker. “We put collectively an thrilling card with nice matchups, that includes a few of our greatest rising prospects. We look ahead to our followers becoming a member of us on Paramount Community for what’s going to absolutely be a memorable night time of motion contained in the Bellator cage.”

The entire Bellator 242 struggle card and line up beneath:

Bellator 242 Major Card (Paramount, DAZN, 10 p.m. ET):

135 lbs.: Ricky Bandejas vs. Sergio Pettis
170 lbs.: Jason Jackson vs. Jordan Mein
145 lbs.: Tywan Claxton vs. Jay Jay Wilson
145 lbs.: Chris Hatley Jr. vs. Aaron Pico

Bellator 242 Prelims Card (Bellator’s YouTube channel, 8:45 p.m. ET):

170 lbs.: Mark Lemminger vs. Logan Storley
135 lbs.: Cass Bell vs. Raufeon Stots
265 lbs.: Steve Mowry vs. Rudy Schaffroth

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