Bellator 17: Eddie Alvarez vs. Josh Neer “super fight” Tix for May 6th on sale now

Tickets are on sale now for Bellator 17, the highly-anticipated event which takes places May 6th at the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre in Boston.

Bellator 17 features a non-title “super fight” between lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez (19-2 MMA, 3-0 BFC) and newly signed, UFC stand-out, Josh Neer (27-9-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC), along with seven featured fights, including a local Main Event announced today featuring two of New England’s best middleweights, Nate Kittridge (10-1) and Justin Torrey (5-0).

“The Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre is a dynamic venue in the heart of Boston,” Bellator founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney stated. “We are thrilled to be aligning with Madison Square Garden and the Wang Theatre to bring our world-class, nationally televised mixed martial arts to MMA fans in New England.”

“We have eight spectacular fights on our May 6 card, including a matchup of two of the most exciting lightweights in the world, world champion Eddie Alvarez and Josh Neer. We’ve also signed two of the best middleweights in all of New England and convinced them to fight each other in our local main event. I can promise that the Kittredge-Torrey fight is something fans won’t want to miss.”

Tickets are available beginning at 10 a.m. ET at

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