Daily Debate results: Who do you think will advance to the Bellator heavyweight grand prix final?
The moments are just about upon us, and we’ll soon know who will be fighting for Bellator’s heavyweight title.
In the first semifinal Friday, Matt Mitrione (13-5 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) takes on light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader (25-5 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) in the Bellator 207 main event. If Bader gets past Mitrione, he’ll reach the final and will attempt to become a simultaneous two-division champion.
In the second semifinal Saturday, Fedor Emelianenko (37-5 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) meets three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen (30-15-1 MMA, 2-1 BMMA) for the right to advance on the other side of the bracket.
For our latest Daily Debate question, we asked MMAjunkie Radio listeners and MMAjunkie Readers: Who do you think will advance to the Bellator heavyweight grand prix finals?
The polling was close, but the top two results have one fighter in common: Bader. The slight edge in your predictions leans toward Bader vs. Emelianenko, just ahead of Bader vs. Sonnen as potential final matchups.
The results, via Twitter:
To hear the MMAjunkie Radio crew weigh in on the topic, check out the video above.
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