THACKERVILLE, OKLA. – Bellator 218: Sanchez vs. Karakhanyan 2 will be broadcast on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT and will be simulcast LIVE on DAZN, while preliminary bouts will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App.
Bellator 218: Sanchez vs. Karkhanyan 2 Main Card:
Featherweight Main Event: Emmanuel Sanchez (145.1) vs. Georgi Karakhanyan (146)
Heavyweight Co-Main Event: Valentin Moldavsky (232.7) vs. Linton Vassell (246.7)
Middleweight Main Card Bout: Anatoly Tokov (185.9) vs. Gerald Harris (185.5)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Nobert Novenyi Jr. (185.1) vs. Will Lavine (185.5)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Johnny Eblen (185.5) vs. Chauncey Foxworth (185.9)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Vladimir Tokov (155.8)vs. Ryan Walker (156.2)*
Featherweight Preliminary Bout: John Macapa (145.9) vs. Kevin Croom (145.1)
Light Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Christian Edwards (203.1)vs. Roman Huerta (xx)**
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Jordan Newman (185.7) vs. Joseph Holmes (181.4)
Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Malin Hermansson (125.5) vs. Victoria Leonardo (125.4)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Nick Page (155.3) vs. Nation Gibrick (155.2)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Aaron Vickers (136) vs. Isaiah Gutierrez (135.7)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Craig Fairly (155.7) vs. Luis Erives (154.5)
Women’s 130-Pound Catchweight Preliminary Bout: Deborah Kouzmin (129.2) vs. Ky Bennett (129.5)
** Christian Edwards vs. Roman Huerta has been scratched due to Huerta failing to make weight – Edwards was paid his show money.
Bellator is a leading global mixed martial arts and kickboxing promotion featuring many of the best athletes in the world. Under the direction of veteran fight promoter Scott Coker, Bellator events take place in major cities worldwide and can be seen on television in over 160 countries to an available audience of over one billion people. In the United States, Bellator can be seen on both Paramount Network and DAZN, the world’s first truly dedicated LIVE sports streaming service. Bellator is comprised of an executive team that includes top industry professionals in television production, live event orchestration, fighter development/relations, venue procurement, sponsorship creation/development, international licensing, marketing, advertising, publicity and commission relations. Bellator is based in Hollywood, Calif. and owned by entertainment giant Viacom, home to the world’s premier entertainment brands that connect with audiences through compelling content across television, motion picture, online and mobile platforms.
About Paramount Network:
Paramount Network is a premium entertainment destination that pushes the limits of story-telling with bold original scripted and non-scripted series. Inspired by over a century of cinema, Paramount Network is where today’s brightest stars bring the experience of the big screen to every screen with stories that are immersive, inclusive, and deeply personal.
Globally, DAZN is a live and on-demand sports streaming service created by fans, for fans, that is leading the charge to provide access to sports anytime, anywhere. DAZN guarantees no long-term contract, no bundles, just one affordable price for access to all the service’s sports on connected devices including smart TVs, smartphones, tablets, games consoles and PCs. DAZN is currently available in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Japan, Canada, Italy and the U.S. – where it is a must-have service for sports fans, with a daily show featuring live look-ins to Major League Baseball games beginning in 2019 and more than 100 fight nights already lined up from Matchroom Boxing, Bellator MMA, Golden Boy Promotions, the World Boxing Super Series, and Combate Americas.