Brian Moore creates his first appearance under the Bellator banner for a bantamweight at Birmingham on May 4 if he takes on promotional novice Binh Son Le.
Bellator affirmed the fight to MMA Struggling on Friday.
“rdquo & The Pikeman; showcased his power dropping Lahat early , but broke both of his hands over the fifteen minutes. The Israeli featherweight regained control of the competition to deserve the judges’ nod.
Even the Wexford native hasn’t slough off from the sternest of challenges with Bellator. Even though he is now 23 underneath the bannerhis losses have only come against high tier featherweights. Two of his defeats came afterwards he stood on short notice against Daniel Weichel and A.J. McKee, and many believe the SBG fighter gave the younger prospect one of their toughest tests of his career when they jumped in Bellator 187. The Birmingham event marks the very first time Moore has competed at bantamweight to Marat Pekov underneath the Cage champions banner since his 2014 loss.
Son Le (5-2-0, 1 NC) has been coming from a decision loss to Oleg Lichkovakha in m1 Challenge 82, which was later overturned to a no contest when the Lithuanian tested positive for a banned chemical. He suffered a majority decision loss to Ukrainian Aleksander Doskalchuk, which snapped a winning streak for the bantamweight.
The m1 Fight veteran’s only loss came underneath the Cage champions banner against Shamal Tashkilot in his excursion .