Bellator 213 takes place on Saturday Dec. 15 at Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu which is a day after the “Salute the Troops” event. The card streams on DAZN.
Bellator is rolling out their online videos showcasing the fighters on the card called Bellator 213 – Hawaii: Countdown. You can watch Episode 2 above. Stay tuned as we will have the other videos as soon as they are available.
In the main event, women’s flyweight champion and Hawaii native Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8-0 MMA, 7-0 BMMA) will put her title on the line as she will defend her title against Valerie Letourneau (10-6 MMA, 2-0 BMMA).
In the co-main event, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (24-8 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) will take on Rafael Carvalho (15-2 MMA, 6-1 BMMA) in a middleweight bout.
From the Bellator MMA YouTube description:
The countdown to #Bellator213 continues! Lyoto Machida, Rafael Carvalho, Ilima-Lei MacFarlane and Valerie Letourneau finalize their training camps and prepare to head to Hawaii for fight week.
Bellator 213 fight card:
For the women’s flyweight title: Champ Ilima-Lei Macfarlane vs. Valerie Letourneau
Rafael Carvalho vs. Lyoto Machida
Neiman Gracie vs. Ed Ruth
Muhammed Lawal vs. Liam McGeary
Nainoa Dung vs. Kona Oliveira
Dustin Barca vs. Isaac Hopps
Canaan Kawaihae vs. Timothy Teves