McKee Gets New Opponent For Bellator 205
Another change has come for Bellator 205, this time in the main event as John Teixeira will now face A.J. McKee.
The event set for September 21st in Boise Idaho, will now have Texeira replace Pat Curran, who had to pull out due to an undisclosed reason, per MMA Junkie.
Teixeira took a loss against Curran in his last fight back in October, and looks to bounce back against the undefeated McKee, who has the longest winning streak in Bellator history, with 11 wins.
Bellator 205 will take place at the CenturyLink Arena and feature Rafael Lovato Jr. vs. John Salter, Patricky Freire vs. Roger Huerta and Veta Arteaga vs. Denise Kielholtz.
The latest Bellator 205 card now includes:
Main card (9 p.m. ET, Paramount)
A.J. McKee vs. John Teixeira
Rafael Lovato Jr. vs. John Salter
Patricky Freire vs. Roger Huerta
Veta Arteaga vs. Denise Kielholtz
Preliminary card (7 p.m. ET)
Andrew Cruz vs. Nathan Stolen
Kyle Frost vs. David Rangel
Joe Aguirre vs. Stephen Stirewalt
Justin Hugo vs. Vince Morales
Initial Report: MMA Junkie