Michael Chandler vs Patricio Pitbull headlines Bellator 221
Bellator 221: Michael Chandler (pictured) defends his lightweight title against the current featherweight king Patricio Pitbull | Pic: Facebook

Bellator 221 is held at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill this coming Sunday, May 12 (AEDT). MMA event on DAZN features the defending lightweight champion Michael Chandler (19-4) up against the current featherweight titleholder Patricio “Pitbull” (28-4). The Champion vs. Champion matchup is scheduled for five rounds.

In the co-main event Michael “Venom” Page (14-0) takes on former welterweight champion Douglas Lima (30-7). The pair battles it out in the semi-final bout of Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix.

Also on the main card A.J. McKee (13-0) faces Pat Curran (23-7) at featherweight, and Jake Hager goes up against T.J. Jones at heavyweight. In addition, Tywan Claxton and James Bennett square off at featherweight, kicking off the main card.

The five-fight main card follows the preliminary card comprising ten bouts. The complete lineup for Bellator 221: Chandler vs. Pitbull can be found below.

Bellator 221: Chandler vs. Pitbull

Main Card
Lightweight Michael Chandler vs. Patricio “Pitbull”
Welterweight Douglas Lima vs. Michael “Venom” Page
Featherweight A.J. McKee vs. Pat Curran
Heavyweight Jake Hager vs. T.J. Jones
Featherweight Tywan Claxton vs. James Bennett

Preliminary Card
Featherweight Adil Benjilany vs. Cris Lencioni
Lightweight Chris Gonzalez vs. Charlie Radtke
Bantamtweight Bryan Bautista vs. Rob Fenicle
Lightweight Adam Ward vs. Amartuvshin Khuukhenkhuu
Bantamweight Jose Leon vs. Christian Rodriguez
Bantamweight Askar Askar vs. Taylor Moore
Light Heavyweight James Bochnovic vs. Robert Morrow
Heavyweight Dave Latoria vs. Jason Belyew
Featherweight Joey Diehl vs. Jesse Bazzi
Welterweight Scott Writz vs. Josh Streacker