Bellator 279: Cyborg vs. Blencowe takes place at Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu, HI on Saturday, April 23 marking the promotion’s return to Hawaii with a pair of back-to-back events. The fight card features a series of MMA bouts with two titles contested on the night live on Showtime
Belter 279 has the two best battles in the Benjamin Grand Prix. Not only this rather important event will be able to see the match between the heavy-handed Arelene Blencowe and the best striker of women's MMA history, Cris cyborg.
Current Women's Faemait Title Holder Barzel's Chris Cyborg (25-2, 1 NC) of the Championship, the fourth defense of his belt against Australian Blencowe (15-8) .The. The champion was headed in its first fighter in October 2020, which gathered in the second round and won the win.
The Co-Main event will be from the Former Benjamin Champion and No. 1 Rank, Juan Archuleta (25-3) Competition No. 3 Ranks Raufeon Stots (17-1). This pair is competing for the interim title of 135 pounds in the World Grand Prix quarter-final.
In addition to the number 1 ranked Ilima-Li Macfarlane (11-1) women's flyweight matches Justine Kish (7-5), and the number 2-rank faces mix (15-1) The number 5-rank comes from Kyoji. Horiguchi (29-4) in another quarter-final of bantamweight W.GP. The full line-up can be found below.
Bellator 279 Fight Card
CRIS CYBORG (C) vs. ARLENE Blencow
Juan Archuleta vs. Raufeon Stugs
ILIMA-LEI MACFARLANE VS. Justine Kish
Kyoji Horiguchi vs. PATCHY MIX
Lance Gibson Jr. vs. Nainoa Dung
KAI KAMAKA III VS. Justin Gonzales
GOITI YAMAUCHI VS. Levan Chokheli
Yancy Medeiros vs. Emmanuel Sanchez
Keoni Diggs vs. Bobby King
Randi field vs. Maraya Miller
JANAY HARDING VS. DAYANA SILVA
Ryan Dela Cruz vs. Jordan Winski
Sumiko inaba vs. Whittany pyles