Larkin-Gonzalez To Headline Bellator 193
Bellator returns to Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. for Bellator 193 on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. The card will be headlined by Riverside, California-native Lorenz Larkin against Menifee, California’s Fernando Gonzalez in a 180-pound catchweight bout.
Larkin enters his main event matchup against Gonzalez following fights against Douglas Lima and Paul Daley in 2017. Now, Larkin looks to add to his impressive resume – which includes wins over Robbie Lawler, Santiago Ponzinibbio, Jorge Masvidal and Neil Magny and stoppages in 11 out of 18 victories,
Fernando Gonzalez will enter the Bellator cage for the ninth time in his nearly 15-year professional career. Gonzalez has collected seven victories over an eight-fight, four-year span. Gonzalez has come on strong as of late, tallying 10 wins over his last 13 bouts, including a pair of first round knockouts. With 17 of his 27 career victories coming by way of knockout or submission,
Updated Bellator 193: Larkin vs. Gonzalez Fight Card:
Catchweight (180 lbs.) Main Event: Lorenz Larkin (18-7, 1 NC) vs. Fernando Gonzalez (27-14)