Myles Jury Set For Promotional Debut Against Benson Henderson in Bellator’s Return to Dublin

Myles Jury Set For Promotional Debut Against Benson Henderson in Bellator’s Return to Dublin

Leading global mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA makes its highly anticipated return to Dublin on Friday, September 27 at the 3Arena, with a stacked event now featuring the promotional debut of 12-fight UFC veteran Myles Jury (18-4) versus former multi-time world champion Benson Henderson (27-8) in a lightweight clash 

 

Bellator have confirmed that this will be a dual broadcast event, with the portion of the card billed as Bellator 227: Henderson vs. Jury airing on Sky Sports in the UK and IrelandThe five-fight card also includes the always-exciting promotional veteran Brandon Girtz (16-8) taking on Irish fan favourite Paul Redmond (15-8) at lightweight and women’s featherweight Leah McCourt (2-1) steps up against Kerry Hughes (3-4) in another Anglo-Irish clash. More exciting bouts will be added to the Bellator 227 portion of the card in the coming days.   

 

Bellator Dublin: Gallagher vs. Ellenor will air LIVE at 10 p.m. BST on Channel 5 in the U.K. and on Virgin Media Television in Ireland. Bellator Dublin is a Bellator European Series event featuring Irish sensation James Gallagher (9-1) who will defend his home turf against Cal Ellenor (8-2) in a bantamweight main event. Also featuring on the three-bout card is welterweight grudge match between British MMA star Michael “Venom” Page (14-1) and Ireland’s own Richard Kiely (3-1), as well as lightweight bout pitting Ryan Scope (10-2) against Peter Queally (11-5-1). 

 

The event will also feature a number of marquee preliminary bouts, which will be available to watch live and free globally on the Bellator Mobile App. 

Updated Bellator Dublin Card (Live on Channel 5):

Bantamweight Main Event: James Gallagher (9-1) vs. Cal Ellenor (8-2)

Welterweight Co-Main Event: Michael “Venom” Page (14-1) vs. Richard Kiely (3-1)

Lightweight Bout: Ryan Scope (10-2) vs. Peter Queally (11-5-1)

Updated Bellator 227 Card – (Sky Sports):

Lightweight Main Event: Benson Henderson (27-8) vs. Myles Jury (18-4)

Lightweight Co-Main Event: Brandon Girtz (16-8) vs. Paul Redmond (15-8)

Women’s Featherweight Bout: Leah McCourt (2-1) vs. Kerry Hughes (3-4)

Updated Preliminary Card (Live and Free on the Bellator App):

Bantamweight Bout: Brian Moore (12-7) vs. Toby Misech (11-7)

Light Heavyweight Bout: Lee Chadwick (25-14-1) vs. Karl Moore (8-2)

Bantamweight Bout: Frans Mlambo (7-4) vs. Dominique Wooding (6-2)

Welterweight Bout: Philip Mulpeter (9-6) vs. Keith McCabe (3-4-1)

Featherweight Bout: Richie Smullen (4-1-1) vs. Sean Tobin (6-3)

Featherweight Bout: Dylan Logan (3-3) vs. Adam Gustab (4-4)

Welterweight Bout: Ian Coughlan (1-0) vs. Constantin Gnusariev (2-0-1)

Women’s Strawweight Bout: Camila Rivarola (2-1-1) vs. Danni Neilan (Pro Debut)

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