Report: Keoni Diggs Replaces Roger Huerta At Bellator 246


Roger Huerta has suffered an injury and has been pulled from Bellator 246, replacing him against Derek Campos is Keoni Diggs.

KHON2 first reported the news.

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Campos (20-10-0) has won just one of his last five under the Bellator MMA banner, with that lone win coming over Daniel Straus at Bellator 226. Campos competed in the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix, losing in the quarterfinals to AJ McKee. Campos has picked up twenty wins as a professional MMA fighter and nine of them came by way of decision.

Diggs (8-0-0) has already picked up one win in Bellator, which came over Scotty Hao via second round submission at Bellator 236. Diggs also went three of three during a run with the LFA, with two of those three wins coming by submission. Diggs has picked up five of eight professional MMA wins by submission, with two more coming by decision.

Bellator 246 takes place on Saturday, September 12 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut with Juan Archuleta and Patrick Mix headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on the Paramount Network.

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