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Bellator MMA to Hold 16-Man Featherweight Grand Prix Tournament in October
Bellator chief Scott Coker says featherweight grand prix coming in OctoberDuring an appearance on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show on Monday, Bellator President Scott Coker revealed that the California-based promotion will hold a 16-man featherweight tournament beginning in October. Coker said that he is interested in doing the entire opening round in one night or during back-to-back shows on the same weekend.
Coker said he’s interested in doing the entire first round in one night or on back-to-back Friday-Saturday shows like this past weekend with Bellator 215 and 216 both taking place at the same venue.
Coker has said he’d like to roll out one new grand prix a year for the foreseeable future.