Originally written on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 11/10/14

After enjoying a month-long hiatus, Bellator Fighting Championships comes storming back tonight with “Bellator 72.″ The event takes place inside USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Florida.

Friday’s show features the Season 6 Welterweight Tournament Finals between Karl Amoussou and Bryan Baker.

Speaking of 170-pounders, slugger Paul Daley makes his promotional debut in the event. The Brit battles Rudy Bears in the night’s co-featured contest.

In addition, the event showcases the semifinals of the Summer Series Light Heavyweight Tournament and the highly-anticipated trilogy with Waachiim Spirtwolf and Marius Zaromskis.

Spike.com will offer a live stream of the preliminary fights beginning at 6:30PM ET/3:30PM PT.

However, fight fans can also stream the entire event live right here on 5thRound.com.

Here are the official results from tonight’s action:

Preliminary Card:

(Spike.com 6:30PM ET/3:30PM PT)

Julien Williams vs. Ryan DeRocher

Jason Carapelluci vs. Paul Barrow

Matt McCook vs. Shanon Slack

Kenny Moss vs. Raul Amaya

Chris Barnett vs. Tom Sauer

Ben Saunders vs. Brian Warren

Main Card:

(MTV2 8PM ET/PT)

Waachiim Spiritwolf vs. Marius Zaromskis

Tim Carpenter vs. Travis Wiuff (Light Heavyweight Tourney Semifinals)

Emanuel Newton vs. Attila Vegh (Light Heavyweight Tourney Semifinals)

Paul Daley vs. Rudy Bears

Karl Amoussou vs. Bryan Baker (Welterweight Tournament Final)

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