Bellator 79 features Paul Daley, Eduardo Dantas and Ryan Ford

bellator fighting championships logoThe Bellator Fighting Championships returns to Casino Rama in Ontario on November 2 for Bellator 79. The card will feature bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas, the heavy handed Paul Daley and Canadian Ryan Ford.

Dantas (14-2) captured the season 5 bantamweight tournament to earn a title shot against Zach Makovsky. He would earn an impressive second round submission win over Makovsky to claim the championship. He will carry a seven fight winning streak in to his first title defense at Bellator 79.

Daley (30-12-2) will bring his knockout power into the Bellator cage for the second time. In his debut at Bellator 72, Daley showcased his power with a first round knockout of Rudy Bears.

Fan-favorite Ford (18-4) has won six of his past seven bouts. In his most recent outing Ford recorded a second round technical knockout of Luis Santos at Bellator 67.

The main card of Bellator 79 will be shown live on MTV 2 and EPIX HD beginning at 8:00pm ET.