Bellator Fighting Championships today announced a co-promotional agreement with Madison Square Garden that will see the fight company visit Boston’s Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre and the Chicago Theatre for upcoming shows in 2010.
Bellator will visit Chicago for Bellator 14 (April 15) and Bellator 26 (August 9). Boston will host Bellator 17 (May 6) and Bellator 35 (Oct. 21).
“The Madison Square Garden name is synonymous with the greatest sports and entertainment events in U.S. history,” Bellator founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney stated. “Moreover, these MSG venues, the Chicago Theatre and the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre, are synonymous with the history and culture of their respective cities. We are thrilled to be aligning Bellator with these magnificent brands to bring world class, nationally televised mixed martial arts to Chicago, Boston, and the entire country.”