Tyrell Fortune (5-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) will take on Ryan Pokryfky (6-5 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) in the preliminary-card. Bellator officials confirmed the news.
Bellator 216 will take place on Saturday February 16, 2019 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. the main card will air on DAZN while the prelims on the Bellator app.
Bellator MMA is set to host two back-to-back fight cards with the first one taking place on Friday February 14th and the second one on Saturday, February 15th both in Uncasville, Connecticut. On On Friday the promotion will host Bellator 215 with a headlining fight between Matt Mitrione (13-6 MMA, 4-1 BMMA) taking on Sergei Kharitonov (28-6 MMA, 2-1 BMMA). On Saturday the promotion will host Bellator 216 which is headlined by Paul Daley (40-16-2 MMA, 6-3 BMMA) who will meet Michael “Venom” Page (13-0 MMA, 9-0 BMMA).
Fortune has won five fights under the Bellator banner since making his debut back in November of 2016. His most recent fight he won with a second round TKO against Giovanni Sarran at Bellator 201. Pokryfky will make his promotional debut and he’s 1-3 in his past four fights.
Completed Bellator 216 fight card now includes:
(DAZN, 10 p.m. ET)
Michael Page vs. Paul Daley
Cheick Kongo vs. Vitaly Minakov
Mirko Cro Cop vs. Roy Nelson
Yaroslav Amosov vs. Erick Silva
Colby Fletcher vs. Valerie Loureda
(Bellator app, 7:30 p.m. ET)
Alexandra Ballou vs. Sarah Payant
Pat Casey vs. Nekruz Mirkhojaev
Kemran Lachinov vs. Kastriot Xhema
Demetrios Plaza vs. Andrews Rodriguez
Jesse Kosakowski vs. Rodolfo Neves Rocha
Tyrell Fortune vs. Ryan Pokryfky
Rodolpho Barcellos vs. Vinicius de Jesus