Bellator 222 Fight Card Update: Eduardo Dantas vs Juan Archuleta




Eduardo Dantas vs Juan Archuleta

 

Former Bellator bantamweight champion Brazilian Eduardo Dantas moves up to featherweight to fight former KOTC three-division champion Juan Archuleta of United States at Bellator 222 on June 14, 2019 in New York City, New York, United States, according to a report from MMA Fighting.

Eduardo Dantas is 30 years old. The fighter holds #1 spot in the Bellator bantamweight rankings and has a professional record of 21 wins, 6 losses and 0 draws (11-3-0 Bellator).

Eduardo Dantas’s last 6 fights

Date Event Opponent Result Method
February 15, 2019 Bellator 215 – Mitrione vs. Kharitonov Toby Misech Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 3
July 13, 2018 Bellator 202 – Budd vs. Nogueira Michael McDonald Loss KO (Punches), Round 1
October 6, 2017 Bellator 184 – Dantas vs. Caldwell Darrion Caldwell Loss Decision (Unanimous), Round 5
April 14, 2017 Bellator 177 – Dantas vs. Higo Leandro Higo Win Decision (Split), Round 3
December 2, 2016 Bellator 166 – Dantas vs. Warren 2 Joe Warren Win Decision (Majority), Round 5
June 17, 2016 Bellator 156 – Galvao vs. Dantas 2 Marcos Galvao Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 5

 

Juan Archuleta, whose age is 31, holds a record of 22 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws (4-0-0 Bellator). The American fighter is currently ranked #2 in the featherweight division.

Juan Archuleta’s last 6 fights

Date Event Opponent Result Method
January 26, 2019 Bellator 214 – Fedor vs. Bader Ricky Bandejas Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 3
November 30, 2018 Bellator 210 – Njokuani vs. Salter Jeremy Spoon Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 3
June 29, 2018 Bellator 201 – Macfarlane vs. Lara Robbie Peralta Win KO (Punches), Round 3
March 2, 2018 Bellator 195 – Caldwell vs. Higo William Joplin Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 3
December 3, 2017 KOTC – Conquistadors Mark Dickman Win TKO (Retirement), Round 4
September 2, 2017 KOTC – Never Quit Adel Altamimi Win TKO (Punches), Round 1

 

The event will be headlined by a welterweight title fight between defending champion Rory MacDonald and challenger Neiman Gracie.

The current Bellator 222 fight card is as follows:

Welterweight title fight
Rory MacDonald Vs Neiman Gracie
Chael Sonnen Vs Lyoto Machida
Bantamweight title fight
Darrion Caldwell Vs Kyoji Horiguchi
Eduardo Dantas Vs Juan Archuleta
Dillon Danis Vs Max Humphrey
Heather Hardy Vs Taylor Turner
Haim Gozali Vs Gustavo Wurlitzer
Nekruz Mirkhojaev Vs Marcus Surin
Mike Kimbel Vs Sebastian Ruiz
Brandon Polcare Vs Brandon Medina
Ricky Bandejas Vs Patrick Mix
John Beneduce Vs Kenny Rivera
Aaron Pico Vs Adam Borics
Phil Hawes Vs Michael Wilcox
Robson Gracie Jr. Vs Oscar Vera
Kastriot Xhema Vs Whitney Jean-Francois
Lindsey VanZandt Vs Rena Kubota

 

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