A late addition catchweight bout has been added to the upcoming Bellator 187 card as Paul Redmond is in action against Sergio De Jesus Santos.
MMA Fighting first reported the fight.
Redmond (13-7-0) is going to be making his Bellator MMA debut in this fight and he does so on the strength of a two fight winning streak. Redmond also competed twice under the UFC banner, dropping fights to Mirsad Bektic and Robert Whiteford. Redmond also went undefeated as an amateur MMA fighter including a win over fellow UFC veteran Artem Lobov.
Santos (4-5-0) is also going to be making his Bellator MMA debut in this fight and he does so on a two fight losing streak. Santos hasn’t earned a victory in well over a year and that last win came over Felipe Gabriel at Your Chance MMA 1. Santos is also fighting outside of his native Brazil for the first time in his professional MMA career, which started in June of 2013.
Bellator 187 takes place on Friday, November 10 from the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland with AJ McKee and Brian Moore headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs via tape delay on Spike TV.