With Terry Etim off Bellator 113 card with ACL injury, Tim Welch takes tourney spot
Terry Etim, a former UFC fighter who recently made a successful Bellator MMA debut, has been replaced at Friday’s Bellator 113 event.

Etim (16-5 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) recently suffered an ACL injury, so Tim Welch (10-4 MMA, 0-1 BMMA) has stepped in as a replacement for the bout, which helps kick off the eight-man Season 10 lightweight tournament.

Featuring a light-heavyweight title-unification fight between champ Attila Vegh and interim titleholder Emanuel Newton, Bellator 113 takes place at Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kan. The main card airs on Spike TV following prelims on Spike.com.