BELLATOR MMA has confirmed the total combat card for BELLATOR MMA 272: Pettis vs Horiguchi card on the Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, Conn. The occasion places a stamp on the 2021 calendar yr and is about to start on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
The stacked preliminary card will stream dwell on the BELLATOR MMA YouTube channel, SHOWTIME Sports activities YouTube channel and Pluto TV starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.
In the principle occasion of the night, present BELLATOR Bantamweight World Champion Sergio Pettis (21-5) places his belt on the road towards former BELLATOR 135-pound titleholder and present RIZIN champion Kyoji Horiguchi (29-3). The co-main occasion options former featherweight world title challenger No. 4-ranked Emmanuel Sanchez (20-6) versus former UFC standout and No. 9-ranked Jeremy Kennedy (16-3, 1 NC).
Additionally anchoring the principle card can be a bantamweight bout between UFC veteran Jared Scoggins (10-1) and No. 7-ranked Josh Hill (20-4), in addition to undefeated American Prime Staff-product, and No. 5-ranked middleweight Johnny Eblen (9-0), who seems to be to guard his unblemished document towards BELLATOR newcomer Collin Huckbody (10-3).
With seven thrilling fights in complete, the BELLATOR MMA 272 preliminary card is highlighted by a pair of welterweight contests between Swedish submission specialist No. 10-ranked Oliver Enkamp (10-2) and former Oklahoma State College wrestling standout Kyle Crutchmer (7-1) in addition to Levan Chokheli (9-1, 1 NC) and Vinicius de Jesus (9-4).
Hawaii’s Kai Kamaka III (8-4-1) returns to the Scott Coker-led promotion, as he prepares for battle with John de Jesus (14-9) in featherweight motion, whereas Dan Moret (15-6) and Spike Carlyle (12-3) meet in a 160-lb contract weight matchup.
Three further light-weight matchups have additionally been introduced with Russian sensation Alexander Shabliy (20-3) taking up Utah’s Bobby King (10-3), Killys Mota (12-2) battling Mike Hamel (8-5), and Justin Montalvo (3-0) squaring up with Jacob Bohn (10-7)
Tickets for BELLATOR MMA 272 are on sale now and may be bought at Ticketmaster.com and Bellator.com.
Full bout listings are under:
BELLATOR MMA 272: PETTIS VS. HORIGUCHI MAIN CARD:
Friday, Dec. 3 – dwell on SHOWTIME
10 p.m. ET/PT
Bantamweight World Title bout: C-Sergio Pettis (21-5) vs. Kyoji Horiguchi (29-3)
Featherweight bout: #4-Emmanuel Sanchez (20-6) vs. #9-Jeremy Kennedy (16-3, 1 NC)
Bantamweight bout: Josh Hill (20-4) vs. Jared Scoggins (10-1)
Middleweight bout: #5-Johnny Eblen (9-0) vs. Collin Huckbody (10-3)
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7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT
Light-weight bout: Alexander Shabliy (20-3) vs. Bobby King (10-3)
Featherweight bout: John de Jesus (14-9) vs. Kai Kamaka III (8-4-1)
Welterweight bout: Levan Chokheli (9-1, 1 NC) vs. Vinicius de Jesus (9-4)
Light-weight bout: Justin Montalvo (3-0) vs. Jacob Bohn (10-7)
Light-weight bout: Killys Mota (12-2) vs. Mike Hamel (8-5)
160-Pound Contract Weight bout: Dan Moret (15-6) vs. Spike Carlyle (12-3)
Welterweight bout: #10-Oliver Enkamp (10-2) vs. Kyle Crutchmer (7-1)
*Card topic to alter.