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Bellator adds Kongo vs Spartan to November PPV event

Written on October 15, 2013 by Hector

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Cheick Kongo and Vinicius Spartan will compete for the heavyweight title shot in the main card of Bellator 106

Bellator officials have announced today that the heavyweight tourney finals between and Vinicius “Spartan” Queiroz will take place in Bellator 106. The addition of the fight completed the event’s 5-fight main card that is headlined by a light heavyweight showdown of UFC legends and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson.

Kongo has recently made his successful debut with Bellator by stopping in the second round of the tournament’s semifinal bout held more than a week ago. It marks Kongo’s first fight outside of UFC since signing with them in 2006. He parted ways with the promotion last April after the KO loss to .

Queiroz, on the otherhand will try to look for his first back to back wins with Bellator. He is coming off a sensational knockout over where he stopped the UFC veteran in less than a minute of the first round of their fight in Bellator 102. Prior to that win, he was defeated by now Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov in the semifinals of Bellator’s season 7 heavyweight tournament.

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