Former UFC fighter Kendall Grove will be making his Bellator debut on the preliminary card of the inaugural Bellator pay-per-view on November 2nd and he will meet Keith Berry.
Both fighters recently tweeted about the fight booking and Bellator confirmed the fight with TheMMAReport.com on Thursday.
Bellator 106 will take place from the Long Beach Convention Center on November 2nd and will be headlined by Quinton “Rampage” Jackson meeting Tito Ortiz in a light heavyweight bout.
Grove (18-13, 1NC) signed with Bellator last month and he recently snapped a three fight losing streak in late June when he defeated Danny Mitchell by TKO in the first round.
Barry (15-11) made his Bellator debut at the beginning of the year and won his first two fights in the organization including a first round submission victory over Richard Rigmaden at Bellator 92. He was recently defeated by Jeremy Kimball at Bellator 97 and the defeat snapped a four fight winning streak.
The current Bellator 106: Jackson vs. Ortiz card is below.
Main Card: (PPV)
Quinton Jackson (32-11) vs. Tito Ortiz (16-11-1)
Michael Chandler (12-0) vs. Eddie Alvarez (24-3)
Muhammed Lawal (11-2, 1NC) vs Emanuel Newton (21-7-1)
Pat Curran (19-2) vs. Daniel Straus (21-4)
Preliminary Card: (Spike TV)
Mike Richman (15-3) vs. Rob Emerson (12-10, 1NC)
Kendall Grove (18-13, 1NC) vs. Keith Berry (15-11)