On the night from 16 to 17 October, the Turkmen MMA fighter Dovletjan Yagshimuradov will fight with Swede Karl Albrektsson within the framework of a Bellator promotion tournament. The event will take place at the Footprint Center Arena in Phoenix, AZ, USA.
The broadcast of the Bellator 268 tournament will be available on Okko, the exclusive broadcaster of Bellator in the CIS. The start of the bouts in the preliminary card is scheduled for October 17 at 5:00, Ashgabat time.
Recall that Dovletjan Yagshimuradov (18-6-1), performing in the light heavyweight category, signed a contract with the Bellator promotion in December 2020. The 32-year-old Yagshimuradov had 25 fights in professional mixed martial arts, in which he resulted in 18 victories, 6 defeats, and 1 draw.
27-year-old Swedish fighter Karl Albrektsson had 15 fights in MMA with 12 victories and 3 defeats. In the last fight, he defeated Vladimir Mishchenko by TKO at Superior Challenge 22 in Stockholm. Albrektsson is among the top 10 best Bellator fighters in the light heavyweight category.