Valerie Loureda (0-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) who’s a Taekwondo master will be taking on Anastasia Bruce (0-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) on the preliminary card of Bellator 215. Bellator officials did confirm this bout and both fighters are making their professional MMA debut.
Bellator 215: Mitrione vs. Kharitonov will take place on February 15th at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card to air on Parmaount and stream on DAZN.
The 20 year old Loureda is a 4th degree black belt and a former member of the U.S. Olympic team in Taekwondo. Loureda is training at American Top Team and has three amateur MMA fights under her belt.
Bruce is a makeup artist by day and trains out of Kai’s Next Level MMA in New York. She has a record of 0-2 as an amateur with both of her fights losing by submission.
Bellator 215: Mitrione vs. Kharitonov fight card (so far):
Matt Mitrionevs. Sergei Kharitonov
Eduardo Dantas vs. Manny Vazquez
Valerie Loureda vs. Anastasia Bruce