Nogueira-Borga, Law-Ghareeb added to Bellator 256
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Here are battle statements that have actually been broken or verified by Mixed Martial Arts Addict for today, March 22-28:
Mayra Bueno Silva actions in to deal with Poliana Botelho on May 1
With Ji Yeon Kim dislodged of UFC Battle Night on May 1 due to concealed factors, [autotag]Poliana Botelho[/autotag] will now deal with fellow Brazilian [autotag]Mayra Bueno Silva[/autotag]. Botelho (8-3 Mixed Martial Arts, 3-2 UFC) has actually lost 2 of her previous 3 and will want to rebound from her consentaneous choice loss to Gillian Robertson in October. Silva (7-1-1 Mixed Martial Arts, 2-1-1 UFC) on the other hand, is coming off a bulk draw versus Montana De La Rosa at UFC Battle Night 186 last month. – Validated by Farah Hannoun at 9:05 a.m. ET on March 22 (initially reported by Ag Battle)
Bellator 256: Law vs. Ghareeb, Nogueira vs. Borga set for April 9
The lineup for Bellator’s return next month continues to develop with a set off brand-new matches. Previous Division-II champ wrestler Cody Law (2-0 Mixed Martial Arts, 2-0 BMMA) will put his unbeaten record on the line versus advertising newbie Nathan Ghareeb (2-0 Mixed Martial Arts, 0-0 BMMA) in a featherweight bout on the Bellator 256 prelims April 9 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. Law had a set of interruption wins in 2020 in his very first 2 Bellator battles. In addition, previous ladies’s featherweight title opposition Talita Nogueira (7-2 Mixed Martial Arts, 1-2 BMMA) will handle Jessica Borga (3-2 Mixed Martial Arts, 1-0 BMMA). – Validated by Nolan King at 11:50 a.m. ET on March 22 (initially reported by Mixed Martial Arts Battling)
Bellator 256: Feline Zingano vs. Olivia Parker
Feline Zingano vs. Gabby Holloway
A previous UFC title opposition has her next battle reserved – and a win might set her up for a Bellator title shot. Feline Zingano (11-4 Mixed Martial Arts, 1-0 BMMA) will handle advertising newbie Olivia Parker (4-1 Mixed Martial Arts, 0-0 BMMA) in a ladies’s featherweight bout at Bellator 256 on April 9 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. Zingano was a prominent complimentary representative finalizing for Bellator in October 2019, however it was almost a year prior to her advertising launching at Bellator 245 this previous September, a choice win over Gabby Holloway. Due to the fact that of the absence of depth of Bellator’s ladies’s featherweight department, a win over Parker might set Zingano up for a chance at champ Cris Cyborg. The 39-year-old Parker is based in Tennessee and a colleague of UFC standout Ovince Saint-Preux. She began her professional profession 4-0, consisting of 3 interruption wins under the Valor Battling Difficulty banner. In July 2020, she went up a level, however was sent in the preliminary by Chelsea Chandler at Invicta FC 40. – Validated by Nolan King at 1:45 p.m. ET on March 22 (initially reported by ESPN.com)
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.