Lyman Good vs. Jim Wallhead headlines welterweight quarterfinals at Bellator 74

bellator fighting championships logoThe Bellator Fighting Championships will kick-off their Season 7 welterweight tournament on September 28th with Bellator 74.

Bellator 74 takes places from the Caesars Casino in Atlantic City. According to promotion officials, Bellator 74 will feature the quarterfinals of the tournament which includes the headlining bout between Lyman Good and Jim Wallhead.

Good (12-2) is the former Bellator welterweight champion. He last competed at Bellator 65 where he needed just 13 seconds to knockout LeVon Maynard. Wallhead (23-6) previously competed in the season 4 tournament where is lost a decision to Rick Hawn. Since that defeat, Wallhead has gone on to win his last two bouts against Frank Trigg and Joey Villasenor while competing in BAMMA.

The other quarterfinal pairings of the tournament feature Nordine Taleb taking on Marius Zaromskis, Jordan Smith facing Andrey Koreshkov and Tim Welch meeting Michail Tsarev.

The main card for Bellator 74 will be televised live on MTV2 and EPIX HD at 8:00pm ET and the preliminary card will be streamed free on Spike.com.

Bellator 74 Fight Card

Preliminary Card

Munah Holland vs. TBA
Alexandre “Popo” Bezerra vs. Jeff Smith
Derrick Kennington vs. Phillipe Nover
Brylan Van Artsdalen vs. Jay Haas
Kelvin Tiller vs. Plinio Cruz
Claudio Ledesma vs. Kenny Foster

Main Card

Jordan Smith vs. Andrey Koreshkov
Nordine Taleb vs. Marius Zaromskis
Tim Welch vs. Michail Tsarev
Lyman Good vs. Jim Wallhead