Bellator confirmed a women’s flyweight matchup co-main event between Liz Carmouche and Kana Watanabe later this month at Bellator 261.
Carmouche (15-7-0), 37, is a veteran who is undefeated in two Bellator contests since joining the company last December. This contest will be her second fight of this year.
Meanwhile, Watanabe (10-0-1), 32, is also undefeated in her two Bellator fights. She is also unbeaten in her career, with a lone draw beside her 10 wins.
Bellator 261 is scheduled for June 25 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn, with the main card being shown on Showtime. Announced bouts include:
LIZ CARMOUCHE (15-7-0) VS. KANA WATANABE (10-0-1)
TIMOTHY JOHNSON (15-6-1) VS. VALENTIN MOLDAVSKY (10-1-0)
KYRA BATARA (8-4-0) VS. LENA OVCHYNNIKOVA (12-6-0)
MYLES JURY (19-5-0) VS. SIDNEY OUTLAW (15-4-0)
KEONI DIGGS (9-0-0) VS. DANIEL WEICHEL (40-12-0)
CHRISTIAN EDWARDS (4-0-0) VS. BEN PARRISH (3-1-0)