Brett Johns has his Bellator MMA debut build of abode.
Just a few oldsters with details of the promotion’s plans confirmed to MMA Battling that Johns will face Matheus Mattos at Bellator’s Might 21 match, which is anticipated to purchase build of abode at Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, Conn. MMA DNA became first to legend the bantamweight booking.
Johns begins the following chapter of his occupation following a seven-fight hasten with the UFC. “The Pikey” went 5-2 within the octagon, which integrated wins Joe Soto, Tony Gravely and Montel Jackson, whereas his losses had been to contemporary champion Aljamain Safe and perennial contender Pedro Munhoz. The 29-year-inclined is also a dilapidated Cage Warriors bantamweight champion.
Mattos will ticket his 2nd Bellator appearance and is taking a gaze to seize up his first promotional get. “Adamas” dropped a unanimous decision to Magomed Magomedov at Bellator 254 in December. The TUF Brazil Season 4 contestant acquired four of 5 ahead of his Bellator debut, with the lone loss coming to dilapidated UFC champion Petr Yan at ACB 71 in September 2017.