A heavyweight bout has been added to the Bellator 139 preliminary card on June 26 in Kansas as undefeated Brazilian Augusto Sakai will meet Daniel Gallemore.
The fight booking was announced by Bellator on Wednesday along with Jeimeson Saudino vs. Aaron Ely, Bobby Cooper vs. Pablo Villaseca, and Iony Razafiarison vs. Bryanna Fissori.
Bellator 139 will come from the Kansas Star Arena on June 26 and will be headlined by a heavyweight bout as Cheick Kongo meets former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov.
Sakai (7-0) made his Bellator debut in 2013 and he was won both of his fights in the promotion by TKO/KO. His most recent win came in July of last year when he defeated Matt Frembling at Bellator 122. Gallemore (4-2) is currently on a three fight winning streak and he is 3-0 in Bellator. He is coming off a TKO win against Gzim Selmani at Bellator 130 and all of his wins have come by TKO/KO.
The current Bellator 139: Kongo vs. Volkov fight card is below.
Main Card: (Spike TV – 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT)
Cheick Kongo (22-10-2) vs. Alexander Volkov (24-5)
Pat Curran (20-7) vs. Goiti Yamauchi (18-2)
David Rickels (16-3) vs. John Alessio (35-17, 1NC)
Joe Schilling (2-4) vs. Hisaki Kato (4-1)
Preliminary Card: (Spike.com – 6:45 p.m. ET/3:45 p.m. PT)
Bubba Jenkins (8-2) vs. Joe Wilk (18-10)
Jeimeson Saudino (8-4) vs. Aaron Ely (4-2)
Bobby Cooper (12-5) vs. Pablo Villaseca (9-0)
Daniel Gallemore (4-2) vs. Augusto Sakai (7-0)
Iony Razafiarison (2-0) vs. Bryanna Fissori (1-0)