The city and the place of the fight between the fighter from Turkmenistan Dovletjan Yagshimuradov and the Swede Karl Albrektsson are revealed. The fight will take place on October 16 at the Footprint Center Arena in Phoenix, AZ, USA.
The Bellator 268 tournament will be broadcast by the American premium television network Showtime. In the CIS, the broadcasts of Bellator tournaments will be carried out by the Okko multimedia service.
Recall that Dovletzhan Yagshimuradov (18-6-1), who performs in the light heavyweight category, received a contract with the Bellator promotion in December 2020. In the last fight in early April, Yagshimuradov lost to American Corey Anderson by technical knockout in the third round. The Yagshimuradov-Anderson fight became the co-main event of the Bellator 257 tournament.