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Bellator 140: Douglas Lima Highlights Friday’s Card

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Bellator welterweight champion Douglas Lima will make his long-awaited return to the cage this Friday night at Bellator 140.

Set for the Mohegan Sun Arena, Lima will defend his title for the first time against Andrey Koreshkov. The main card, which begins at 9 p.m. ET, airs live on Spike TV.

Along with Lima-Koreshkov, Chris Honeycutt squares off against Paul Bradley, Michael Page faces Rudy Bears and Paul Daley returns. Lima and Daley were once scheduled opponents, but an injury forced the champion to the sidelines.

Below is the current lineup, along with a video preview:

MAIN CARD (Spike TV/9 p.m. ET)

Bellator Welterweight Championship
Douglas Lima (c) vs. Andrey Koreshkov

Welterweight: Chris Honeycutt vs. Paul Bradley

Welterweight: Michael Page vs. Rudy Bears

Welterweight: Brennan Ward vs. Roger Carroll

Welterweight: Paul Daley vs. Dennis Olson

PRELIMINARY CARD (7 p.m. ET)

Bantamweight: Blair Tugman vs. Kin Moy

Welterweight: Ilya Kotau vs. Nicolas Sergiacomi

Heavyweight: Parker Porter vs. Eric Bedard

Bantamweight: Billy Giovanella vs. Remo Cardarelli

Lightweight: Dean Hancock vs. Alex Dunworth

Female Strawweight: Kaline Medeiros vs. Sarah Payant

Featherweight: Waylon Lowe vs. Ryan Quinn

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