Aaron Pico will return on April 16 at Bellator 257.
In accordance to MMAJunkie, Pico is established to facial area England’s Aiden Lee. The principal party of the card at the Mohegan Sunshine Arena in Uncasville, Conn, will see Vadim Nemkov protect his belt in opposition to Phil Davis. The card will also air on Showtime.
Aaron Pico (7-3), is riding a three-combat successful streak and has not fought since he knocked out John De Jesus in November at Bellator 252. His other two victories on the profitable streak are a submission win about Solo Hatley Jr., and a knockout earn about Daniel Carey. Ahead of the profitable streak, the major prospect suffered again-to-back KO losses to Adam Borics and Henry Corrales.
Just before he even produced his MMA debut, Pico was thought of the most effective prospect in the sport. Nevertheless, in his debut, he experienced a initially-round submission loss in a huge upset. He then rallied to beat Justin Linn, Shane Krutchen, Lee Morrison, and Leandro Higo all by very first-spherical knockout.
Aiden Lee (9-4) is riding a two-fight successful streak and is 2-1 with wins in excess of Jeremy Petley and Damian Frankiewicz when shedding to Saul Rogers. Just before signing with Bellator, the 25-calendar year-outdated fought in Cage Warriors and retains a notable wins about L’udovit Klein by to start with-round submission.
With the addition of Pico vs. Lee, Bellator 257 is now as follows:
- Champ Vadim Nemkov vs. Phil Davis – grand prix quarterfinal, for mild heavyweight title
- Anthony Johnson vs. Yoel Romero
- Aiden Lee vs. Aaron Pico
Who do you assume will get, Aaron Pico or Aiden Lee?