MMA Matchmaking 2/3
The two top MMA organizations in the world, the UFC and Bellator announced more matches to upcoming events today.
Former UFC women’s Bantamweight contender, Liz Carmouche had to withdraw from her upcoming bout with Sara McMann at UFC Fight Night 105 in Halifax, Nova Scotia due to injury. Carmouche will be replaced by undefeated fighter Gina Mazany. Mazany will be making her UFC debut. Alek Volkanovski will also be returning that night, when he takes on newcomer, Michel Quinones.
Sergio Moraes will return to his home country of Brazil at UFC Fight Night 106 in Brazil on March 11th, when he faces off against Max Griffin.
Lastly, the UFC matched up two fighters from England to face other in London at UFC Fight Night 106. The two Englishmen set to face each other are Ian Entwistle and Brett Johns.
Bellator also made some matches. Former welterweight champion, Andrey Koreshkov will return to the cage after losing his belt to Douglas Lima. He returns at Bellator 174 on March 3rd in Thackerville, Oklahoma when he faces off against Fernando Gonzalez. They also announced that former Ultimate Fighter winner, Kendall Grove will face off against Chris Honeycutt.