Bellator 227: Benson Henderson takes on Myles Jury

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Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:04, UK

Bellator MMA 227 - Henderson vs Jury

Multi-time world champion Benson Henderson takes on 12-fight UFC veteran Myles Jury in a lightweight clash, live on Sky Sports.

The five-fight card features the promotional debut of Jury (17-4) who goes up against Henderson (27-8).

In the co-main event, Jon Tuck (10- 5) steps in for the injured Paul Redmond and will face veteran Brandon Girtz (16-8) at lightweight. SBG's Kiefer Crosbie (6-1) will collide with Portuguese fighter Hugo Pereira (4-2) in a 165lbs catchweight bout.

Elsewhere, women's featherweight Leah McCourt (2-1) steps up against Kerry Hughes (3-4) and Dublin's Frans Mlambo (7-4) meets Dominique Wooding (6-2) in an exciting bantamweight bout.

More on this story

  • Lightweight Main Event: Benson Henderson (27-8) vs. Myles Jury (17-4)
  • Lightweight Co-Main Event: Brandon Girtz (16-8) vs. Jon Tuck (10-5)
  • Catchweight 165lbs Bout: Kiefer Crosbie (6-1) vs. Hugo Pereira (4-2)
  • Women's Featherweight Bout: Leah McCourt (2-1) vs. Kerry Hughes (3-4)
  • Bantamweight Bout: Frans Mlambo (7-4) vs. Dominique Wooding (6-2)