Shlemenko, Falcao to fight for title
Bellator will crown a new middleweight champion on Feb. 7, when tournament winners Alexander Shlemenko and Maiquel Falcao meet in Duluth, Ga., promotion officials announced Friday.
"Shlemenko versus Falcao is a spectacular world title fight," Bellator chairman and CEO Bjorn Rebney said.
Shlemenko (46-7) was expected to face former Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard earlier this year in a rematch of their October 2010 bout.
But Lombard, ...
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