MMA Forethought Double Header Edition: Bellator 199/UFC 224

MMA Forethought Double Header Edition: Bellator 199/UFC 224

5/11/2018


Both Bellator MMA and the UFC are holding two big events on Saturday night with Bellator 199 in the SAP Center in San Jose, California and the UFC with UFC 224 in Brazil. Bellator’s main event is the last match of the opening rounds for their heavyweight tournament with Ryan Bader facing Muhammed Lawal. The UFC 224 main event features the return of bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes where she will have to defend her title against Raquel Pennington.

There is a lot going on in MMA so once again, to give some forethought on how the bouts could play out the Coast 2 Coast Combat Hour podcast helps out with some predictions. Their guest, veteran cut man Matt Marsden will be working at Bellator 199 and after speaking about his experience in the fight game, he helps with some predictions for both events, check it out:

Bellator 199 Main Card
Heavyweight    Ryan Bader    vs.    Muhammed Lawal                
Welterweight    Jon Fitch    vs.    Paul Daley                
Heavyweight    Cheick Kongo    vs.    Javy Ayala                
Lightweight    Adam Piccolotti    vs.    Carrington Banks                
Featherweight    Aaron Pico    vs.    Lee Morrison    

UFC 224 Main Card
Women's Bantamweight    Amanda Nunes     vs.    Raquel Pennington    
Middleweight    Ronaldo Souza    vs.    Kelvin Gastelum                
Women's Strawweight    Mackenzie Dern    vs.    Amanda Cooper                
Bantamweight    John Lineker    vs.    Brian Kelleher                
Middleweight    Vitor Belfort    vs.    Lyoto Machida
 


            Feature Image: Ed Carbajal                                    

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