The Bellator Fighting Championships have announced the full card for Bellator 40 on Saturday, April 9th.
Headlining the card is a “super-fight”, a non-title fight between welterweight champion Ben “Funky” Askren and the veteran Nick “The Goat” Thompson. In addition, a pair of season 4 tournament semifinal bouts are also slated for the main card. Brent Weedman will battle Jay Hieron in a welterweight semifinal bout while lightweight Lloyd Woodard square off with Michael Chandler.
- Ben Askren vs. Nick Thompson
- Brent Weedman vs. Jay Hieron
- Lloyd Woodard vs. Michael Chandler
- Nate James vs. Tyler Stinson
- Josh Burns vs. Eric Prindle
- David Rickles vs. Dylan Smith
- Cody Carrillo vs. Michael Osborn
- Mike Winters vs. Ryan Quinn