Light Heavyweights Highlighted at Bellator 42 on April 23rd

The Bellator Fighting Championships heads to the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, OK on Saturday, April 23rd. The Bellator 42 card features the two Season 4 light heavyweight tournament semifinals bouts with D.J. Linderman battling Richard Hale and Christian M’Pumbu facing off against Tim Carpenter. A clash between Bellator heavyweight champion Cole Konrad and veteran Paul Buentello had to be scrapped from the card after Buentello suffered a back injury during training.

Main Card

  • D.J. Linderman vs. Richard Hale (light heavyweight semifinal)
  • Christian M’Pumbu vs. Tim Carpenter (light heavyweight semifinal)
  • Josh Arocho vs. Ronnie Mann

Preliminary Card

  • Owen Evinger vs. Brandon Shelton
  • Chris Bell vs. Jared Hess
  • Shane Howell vs. Mark Oshiro
  • Jerod Spoon vs. Luiz “Betao” Nogueira
  • Chris Guillen vs. Mark Holata