A bantamweight division attraction has been added to Bellator Dublin as Ricky Bandejas is in action against Frans Mlambo.
MMA Fighting first reported the bout, which is expected to be a part of the preliminary card.
Bandejas (12-3-0) has won two of four under the Bellator MMA banner, with those victories coming over the duo of James Gallagher and Ahmet Kayretli. Bandejas has suffered three losses as a professional MMA fighter and the came to a mix of UFC/Bellator MMA veterans. Bandejas has competed fifteen times as a professional MMA fighter and five of those bouts went the distance.
Mlambo (8-4-0) is undefeated thus far in Bellator MMA competition, having defeated the duo of Nathan Greyson and Dominique Wooding. Mlambo hasn’t suffered a defeat in over a year, with that last loss coming to Aidan James at Brave CF 17. Mlambo has picked up eight wins as a professional MMA fighter and half of them came by way of KO/TKO.
Bellator Dublin takes place on Saturday, February 22 from the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland with James Gallagher and Cal Ellenor headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which streams live on the Bellator App.