Bellator 272 adds Jay Jay Wilson’s lightweight debut vs. Alfie Davis, three other fights

Jay Jay Wilson has his next test set up and it’s at a brand-new weight class.

Current battles on the scales have actually required Wilson (8-0 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 7-0 BMMA), a leading featherweight competitor, up a department to light-weight where he’ll deal with Alfie Davis (14-4 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 5-1 BMMA) at Bellator 272. The occasion happens Friday, Dec. 3 at Mohegan Sun Arena. The primary card airs on Showtime after prelims on mixed martial arts Addict.

In addition, a welterweight fight in between previous Oklahoma State University battling standout Kyle Crutchmer (7-1 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 3-1 BMMA) and previous UFC fighter Oliver Enkamp (10-2 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 3-0 BMMA) has actually been contributed to the card.

A promo authorities notified mixed martial arts Addict of the 2 reservations Monday and validated 2 previously-announced bouts: Johnny Eblen (9-0 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 5-0 BMMA) vs. Collin Huckbody (10-3 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 0-0 BMMA), and Dan Moret (15-6 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 1-0 BMMA) vs. Ricardo Seixas (9-3 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 1-1 BMMA), the latter of which was initially reported by TSN.

Wilson, 24, missed out on weight for the 3rd time in 4 battles when he was available in 4.4 pounds heavy for his scheduled Bellator 265 bout vs. Adam Borics in August. As an outcome, the battle was canceled and Wilson revealed soon afterwards his relocate to 155 pounds.

In spite of his battles on the scales, Wilson hasn’t had a hard time to be successful inside the cage. Unbeaten as an expert, Wilson has wins over Pedro Carvalho and Tywan Claxton to name a few.

When It Comes To Davis, the United Kingdom-based fighter is coming off a unanimous choice loss to Alexander Shabliy at Bellator 259 in Might. The defeat snapped a four-fight winning streak.

With the additions, the Bellator 272 lineup consists of:

  • Champ Sergio Pettis vs. Kyoji Horiguchi – for featherweight title

  • Jeremy Kennedy vs. Emmanuel Sanchez

  • Johnny Eblen vs. Collin Huckbody

  • Josh Hill vs. Jared Scoggins

  • John de Jesus vs. Keoni Diggs

  • Killys Mota vs. Mike Hamel

  • Levan Chokheli vs. Vinicius de Jesus

  • Tommy Espinosa vs. Jornel Lugo

  • Bobby King vs. Alexander Shabliy

  • Dan Moret vs. Ricardo Seixas

  • Alfie Davis vs. Jay Jay Wilson

  • Kyle Crutchmer vs. Oliver Enkamp


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