The season four featherweight tournament is continuing to take shape for Bellator Fighting Championships. Daily they are announcing new competitors who will fight it out for a shot at the title during the season which is set to begin in March. That field was completed on Monday as the final participant for the eight-man tournament was announced.
The eight fighters who will take place in the second featherweight tournament are Patricio Freire, Nazareno Malegarie, Kenny Foster, Zac George, Eric Larkin, Georgi Karakhanyan, Wilson Reis, and Daniel Straus. These fighters will be competing for a $100,000 purse and a shot at current Bellator Featherweight Champion Joe Warren. No matches have been announced as of this time, but the draw will be released before the season begins.
This tournament is going to be one of four that will be featured during the fourth season of Bellator. The special story behind the fourth season is that with the new deal inked with MTV2, Bellator will now be available through cable providers and fans will be able to watch their live events. The other tournaments that will occur during this season include lightweight, welterweight, and light heavyweight tournaments.
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