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MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back.
Each week, we’ll compile all the newly surfaced fights in one spot. Every Monday, expect a feature listing everything you might have missed from the UFC or Bellator.
Here are the fight announcements that were broken or confirmed by MMA Junkie from April 4-10.
Bellator 277, San Jose, Calif., Friday
Featherweight: With Jeremy Kennedy out, Adli Edwards (9-1 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) steps in to fight Aaron Pico (9-3 MMA, 9-3 BMMA) (TSN)
Light heavyweight: With Tony Johnson out, Rafael Carvalho (16-6 MMA, 7-5 BMMA) steps in to fight Dovletdzhan Yagshimuradov (18-7-1 MMA, 0-2 BMMA) (UOL)
140-pound contract weight: With Ali Jafri out, Daniel Carey (7-5 MMA, 3-4 BMMA) steps in to fight Gaston Bolanos (5-3 MMA, 5-3 BMMA) (MMA Junkie)
Bellator 278, Honolulu, April 22
Lightweight: Tofiq Musayev (18-4 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) vs. Zach Zane (15-11 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) (Aze Fighters)
UFC Fight Night 205, Las Vegas, April 23
Middleweight: Roman Kopylov (8-2 MMA, 0-2 UFC) vs. Jordan Wright (12-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC)
Light heavyweight: Philipe Lins (14-5 MMA, 0-2 UFC) vs. Marcin Prachnio (15-5 MMA, 2-3 UFC)
Bellator 279, Honolulu, April 23
Women’s flyweight: Sumiko Inaba (3-0 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) vs. Whittany Pyles (3-4 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) (MMA Junkie)
UFC on ESPN 35, Las Vegas, April 30
Heavyweight: With Justin Tafa out, Andrei Arlovski (33-20 MMA, 22-14 UFC) steps in to fight Jake Collier (13-6 MMA, 5-5 UFC) (MMA Junkie)
Bellator 281, London, May 13
Middleweight: Alan Carlos (13-9 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) vs. Charlie Ward (9-4 MMA, 6-1 BMMA) (The Mirror)
UFC Fight Night, TBA, June 5
Middleweight: Joaquin Buckley (14-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC) vs. Abusupiyan Magomedov (24-4-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) (MMA Junkie)
UFC Fight Night, TBA, June 18
Middleweight: Kyle Daukaus (11-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) vs. Roman Dolidze (9-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) (Setanta Sports)
Bellator 282, Uncasville, Conn., June 24
Lightweight: Brent Primus (11-2 MMA, 9-2 BMMA) vs. Alexander Shabliy (21-3 MMA, 2-0 BMMA)
UFC Fight Night, TBA, July 9
Bantamweight: Saidyokub Kakhramonov (9-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) vs. Ronnie Lawrence (8-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC)