Bellator MMA has just announced another addition to the women’s division adding the Italian Annalisa Bucci to the roster. Annalisa Bucci (7-3) and is ranked #6 in the world in the featherweight division and will compete for the first time in the United States. Bucci is known for pushing the pace against her opponents, is highly skilled in kickboxing and Muay Tai and is known “NO Fear” for good reason.
“I feel extremely honored, excited and thankful to be part of the first group of females, fighting for Scott Coker in the new Bellator MMA Women’s Division,” Bucci said. “I cannot find the right words to truly express how I feel. This is more than a payoff for years of hard work, love and dedication to this sport. This is a dream come true!” Bucci said.
With the addition to the #6 Annalisa Bucci Bellator has now added four of the best featherweights in the business. She will join the likes of #2 ranked Marloes Coene,#3 ranked Julia Budd and #8 ranked Talita Nogueira.