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Bellator NYC broadcast roles

TV commentator Mike Goldberg arrives at the Fighters

TV commentator Mike Goldberg arrives at the Fighters Only World MMA Awards 2011 at the Palms Casino Resort on Nov. 30, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Credit: TV commentator Mike Goldberg arrives at the Fighters Only World MMA Awards 2011 at the Palms Casino Resort on Nov. 30, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Bellator NYC comes to Madison Square Garden and pay-per-view on Saturday. The MMA promotion announced its broadcast lineup on Monday.

The pay-per-view portion

Mauro Ranallo will do play-by-play and Jimmy Smith be the analyst during the broadcast.

Mike Goldberg, the longtime play-by-play man for UFC, makes his Bellator debut anchoring the desk.

The Spike broadcast

Goldberg will do play-by-play and Smith will do color commentary, with Ranallo hosting from the desk. Goldberg and Smith also will call the prelims on Bellator.com

Pre-show on Spike

Jenn Brown hosts Spike’s pre-show, which airs during the prelims online. She’ll be joined by Brendan Schaub, a former fighter turned podcast host and personality, and Bellator lightweight Josh Thomson.

Bellator NYC fight card

Main card on PPV

Light Heavyweight: Chael Sonnen (29-15-1) vs. Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1, 1 NC)

Heavyweight: Fedor Emelianenko (36-4, 1 NC) vs. Matt Mitrione (11-5)

Welterweight World Title: Douglas Lima (28-6) vs. Lorenz Larkin (18-5, 1 NC)

Lightweight World Title: Michael Chandler (16-3) vs. Brent Primus (7-0)

Lightweight Feature: Aaron Pico (Debut) vs. Zach Freeman (8-2)

Bellator NYC card on Spike

Light Heavyweight World Title: Phil Davis (17-3, 1 NC) vs. Ryan Bader (22-5)

Featherweight: James Gallagher (6-0) vs. Chinzo Machida (5-2)

Welterweight: Neiman Gracie (5-0) vs. Dave Marfone (5-2)

Women’s Flyweight: Heather Hardy vs. Alice Yauger (4-5)

Bellator NYC prelims on Bellator.com

Welterweight: Ryan Couture (10-5) vs. Haim Gozali (7-3)

Lightweight: Jerome Mickle (2-1) vs. Anthony Giacchina (1-1)

Catchweight (168 1bs.): John Salgado (4-7-1) vs. Hugh McKenna (0-1)

Catchweight (130 1bs.): Matt Rizzo (9-2, 1 NC) vs. Sergio da Silva (6-8)

VOW Lightweight: Nate Grebb (3-1) vs. Bradley Desir (9-5)

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