MMA heavy hitters Brennan
Ward (14-6) and Andre
Fialho (9-1) will square off in a 185-pound duel on the main
Bellator 207 on Oct. 12 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville,
Connecticut. A source close to the pairing confirmed the bout to
Sherdog.com Thursday evening.
Ward, 30, of nearby Waterford, Connecticut, will look to get back
in the win column following back-to-back losses to Fernando
Gonzalez and Paul Daley. He
was finished convincingly in each defeat.
American Kickboxing Academy prospect, bounced back from his
first career setback by edging A.J.
Matthews in his last action in July of 2017. The 24 year-old
from Portugal is 3-1 in the Bellator cage, with his lone defeat
coming by way of an early knockout courtesy of Chidi
Bellator 207 will be headlined by a heavyweight tournament bout
Mitrione against Ryan Bader
and will also feature another clash of big men in Roy Nelson
Pride Fighting Championships vet Sergei