A middleweight division bout has been added to a yet to be announced Bellator Milan show on September 24 as Carlo Pedersoli Jr. faces Grachik Bozinyan.
BJPenn.com first reported the bout.
Pedersoli Jr. (11-3-0) is making his Bellator debut in this bout and does so while in the midst of a two-fight losing streak. Pedersoli Jr. won just one of three when competing in the UFC with that lone win coming over Brad Scott at UFC Fight Night Liverpool. Pedersoli Jr. has competed 14 times as a professional MMA fighter and five of those bouts went the distance.
Bozinyan (10-5-0) is winless thus far under the Bellator banner, dropping a fight to Austin Vanderford at Bellator 234. Bozinyan will enter the contest riding a three-fight winning streak and he hasn’t earned a victory in over three years. Bozinyan has suffered three of five losses by way of submission, while another came by disqualification.
The yet to be announced Bellator Milan show is set for Thursday, September 24 from the Allianz Cloud in Milan, Italy with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be revealed.