Bellator Fighting Championships announced on Thursday that Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más will broadcast the fourth season of Bellator in Spanish. “Bellator” in Spanish will premiere every Sunday starting March 6 at 8 p.m. ET on Tr3s.
The Bellator organization has several Latino fightters on its roster, including lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, middleweight titleholder Hector Lombard, Jose Vega, Nazareno “Naza” Malegaire, Patricio “Pitbull” Freire, Wilson Reis, Lymon Goodman, Chris Lozano and Daniel Gracie, among others.
“The Latino audience has been passionately following the Bellator Fighting Championships since its inception, and we are absolutely thrilled to serve as the platform for the Spanish-language transmission of their fights,” commented Charlie Singer SVP of Content and Creative for Tr3s.
“Bellator has been committed to providing the most exciting, electrifying and entertaining MMA events to our Latino fans since our premiere in 2009,” said Bellator Chairman and CEO Bjorn Rebney. “With a collection of the finest Latino MMA fighters in the world, Bellator Season 4 on Tr3s will be spectacular.”
Bellator Season 4 kicks off on March 5 and will air live in the U.S. on MTV2.