The card, which features a rematch between lightweight champion Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez, opened with a bang, as Josh Smith picked apart Darren Smith en route to a unanimous decision victory.
The second fight of the night was just as one-sided, as Cleber Luciano defeated Joe Camacho via unanimous decision.
In other preliminary action, Mike Guymon defeated Aaron Miller via submission as he locked in a triangle choke to earn the stoppage at the 4:20 mark of the second round.
The first knockout of the night came in the Brandon Halsey vs Hector Ramirez fight. Halsey opened with a flurry and knocked out Ramirez at the 0:52 mark of the opening frame.
Mike Richman vs Akop Stepanyan opens the Bellator 106 main card, which will air on Spike TV starting at 9 p.m.
The second main card fight of the evening will serve as the "Fight Master" season finale, with Joe Riggs duking it out with Mike Bronzoulis in a fight that has been delayed since August.
Bellator 106 concludes with a trio of exciting title fights, as Pat Curran fights Daniel Straus for Bellator's featherweight title and "King Mo" Lawal challenges Emanuel Newton for the promotion's interim light heavyweight title.
The Bellator 106 main event will be a lightweight title fight between Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez.
"I'm focused, I'm prepared and I'll be your new lightweight Bellator champion of the world," said Alvarez, who is returning after a lengthy contract battle.
"We've got two great competitors stepping in," Chandler said. "This is the rematch everyone's been waiting for, and this is what we do."
Bellator 106 weigh-in results:
MAIN CARD (Spike TV, 9 p.m. ET)
- Michael Chandler (154.8) vs. Eddie Alvarez (154.5) - for lightweight title
- Muhammed Lawal (204.1) vs. Emanuel Newton (203.4) - for interim light heavyweight title
- Pat Curran (144.8) vs. Daniel Straus (144.2) - for featherweight title
- Mike Bronzoulis (171) vs. Joe Riggs (170.7) - "Fight Master" tourney final
- Mike Richman (145.5) vs. Akop Stepanyan (145.9)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com, 7 p.m. ET)
- Jesse Juarez (170) vs. Joe Williams (170.6)
- Alejandro Garcia (170.3) vs. Cristiano "Soldier Boy" Souza (171)
- Brandon Halsey (203.8) vs. Hector Ramirez (205)
- Mike Guymon (155.8) vs. Aaron Miller (156)
- Joe Camacho (150)* vs. Cleber Luciano (149)
- Darren Smith (155) vs. Josh Smith (155.5)