Yaroslav Amosov To Make First Bellator Title Defense Against Michael ‘Venom’ Page
Yaroslav Amosov is making his first title defense.
Amosov (26-0) will defend his 170-pound championship against Michael “Venom” Page (20-1) in the main event of Bellator London on May 13 at The SSE Arena in Wembley, Bellator announced on Monday.
This will be Amosov’s first title defense after June’s unanimous decision win against Douglas Lima.
The Ukrainian fighter is undefeated in 26 professional fights with a 7-0 record inside the Bellator cage and is currently ranked No. 7 at welterweight in the MMA Fighting Global Rankings.
One of the most spectacular fighters of the promotion, Page, is getting another opportunity to earn the Bellator title.
He suffered only his sole loss was a knockout loss against Lima in 2019. But he avenged his defeat in October of last year via split decision in a three-rounder battle.
MVP has 20 victories, 12 via knockout and three via submissions. He is currently on a six-fight winning streak.