John Gotti III is again.
Coming off a loss for the 1st time as a experienced martial artist, Gotti (5-1) receives the chance to rebound April 30 at CES MMA 62 when he can take on Jared Chauvin in a welterweight bout, the promotion announced Tuesday. The event requires area at Caribe Royal Orlando in Orlando, Fla., and streams on UFC Fight Move.
Gotti, the grandson of the notorious New York mobster, was undefeated when he entered CES MMA 61 in Oct. In his first overall look in nine months, Gotti misplaced a unanimous choice to New Hampshire’s Nick Alley. The battle was only the 2nd time Gotti went the distance as a professional. 4 of his 5 wins arrived inside of the distance by using strikes.
Chauvin (3-2), a competitor from Michigan, is coming off back-to-again losses through TKO. The 35-calendar year-aged has two unanimous conclusion victories and 1 TKO victory on his resume.
CES MMA 62 is headlined by a pair of 135-pound title eliminators. Diego Silva (12-6) battles Andrew Whitney (16-8). Dinis Paiva (13-8) fights Josh Smith (9-6). The winners will struggle on a long run card for the CES MMA bantamweight championship.
With the addition, the CES MMA 62 lineup incorporates:
- Diego Silva vs. Andrew Whitney
- Dinis Paiva vs. Josh Smith
- Marcelo Golm vs. Rahsuan Jackson
- Jared Chauvin vs. John Gotti III
- Gary Balletto Jr. vs. Dahlen Watson
- Ashiek Ahim vs. Carlos Espinosa
- Hugh McKenna vs. TBA
- Yuri Panferov vs. Gregory Smith
- Charlie Radtke vs. Blake Smith
- James Hay vs. Guilherme Neves