Bellator MMA is at the Winstar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Oklahoma, for a weekend double header; starting with Bellator 166 Friday night. The main event will see Joe Warren challenging Eduardo Dantas for the Bellator Bantamweight title.
Dantas is a 2x Bellator Bantamweight champion, who defended the title twice in his first champion run before losing the title to Joe Warren at Bellator 128, via unanimous decision. Warren would then be submitted by Marcos Galvao in his first title defense. At Bellator 156 would take the belt back defeating Marcos Galvao with a unanimous decision. Warren rebounded from the loss to Galvao, with a decision win overLC David, then got submitted by Darrion Caldwell, but is coming off submitting Sirwan Kakai.