MMA Match Making Moves 2/1
UFC, Bellator, and LFA match makers have all recently made moves.
The UFC have added Tim Means vs Alex Oliveira to the UFC Fight Night 106 on March 11th, in Brazil. Means and Oliveira faced each other at UFC 207 but their fight was ruled a No-Contest when Means kneed a downed Oliveira in the head, who couldn’t continue.
The matchmakers will have to rush to find a replacement for Luis Henrique, who withdrew from his UFC 208 fight against Marcin Tybura. The fight was scheduled for February 11th in Brooklyn, NY. The UFC is looking for a replacement for Henrique.
Former UFC welterweight title contender, Josh Koscheck will finally make his long awaited Bellator debut when he faces Mauricio Alonso of the main card of Berllator 172, on February 18th, in San Jose, California. Koscheck has not fought in almost two years ago when he lost by submisson to Erick Silva. He has not won a fight since he won a split decision over Mike Piece in 5 years.
Lastly, grappling wizard, Mackenzie Dern, will return to fighting when she takes on Katherine Roy at LFA 6 on March 10th in Santonio, Texas.