MMA Moves & Matchmaking 3/28
There was several moves today in both the UFC and Bellator/
Bellator announced that undefeated female fighters Jessica Middleton and Ilima MacFarlane will square off in the co-main event of Bellator 178 on April 21st in Uncasville, Connecticut.
The UFC announced 5 more fights to UFC Fight Night 111 on June 11th in Kallang, Singapore. They announced that former UFC Heavyweight champion, Andrei Arlovski will attempt to snap a 4 fight losing streak when he takes on Marcin Tybura, who is on a 2 fight winning streak.Former Pride lightweight champion, Takanori Gomi, who is on a 3 fight losing streak will attempt to keep his career alive, when he faces off against Jon Tuck, who is also struggling and is on a 2 fight losing streak him.
They also announced that Justin Scoggins, who just lost his bantamweight debut to Pedro Munhoz, will return to flyweight, when he takes on Ulka Sasaki, who is coming off a tough loss to Wilson Reis. Heavyweight sluggers, Walt Harris and Cyril Asker will attempt to build off their recent wins when they face off against each other.
Lastly, Kwan Ho Kwak, will attempt to rebound from his first career loss when he fights Russell Doane, who is fighting for his UFC career. Doane is coming off a 4 fight losing streak inside the octagon.
The UFC also added another fight to UFC Fight Night 112 on June 25th on Oklahoma City. They announced that Vitor Miranda will fight Marvi Vettori. Miranda enters the contest coming off a loss to Chris Camozzi, while Vettori enters the contest off a loss to Antonio Carlos Junior.