MMA Match Making 2/28
It was a busy day of fight announcements in MMA today.
Bellator announced that Mike Rhodes will replace Chris Honeycutt and fight former Ultimate Fighter winner, Kendall Grove at Bellator 174, this Friday in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The fight is the co-main event of the card.
The UFC announced that Veronica Macedo is out of her UFC Fight Night 107 on March 18th against Lina Lansberg. No replacement has yet to be replaced.
Top French prospect, and 2 weight Bamma champion, Tom Duquesnoy will be making his long awaited UFC debut at UFC on Fox 24 on April 24th, in Kansas City Missouri. His opponent will be Patrick Williams. Williams enters the contest after a 23 second submission win over Alejandro Perez.
Lastly, former feather weight contender John Dodson will take on former bantamweight contender, Eddie Wineland on UFC Fight Night 108 on April 22nd in Nashville, Tennessee. Dodson will look to recover from a razor close decision to John Lineker. Wineland enter the fight on a two fight winning streak.