Bellator Signs Julio Cesar Neves, Cleiton Duarte and Diego Marlon
Posted by Larry Csonka on 10.23.2013
Three new Brazilian fighters…
According to mmajunkie.com, Bellator Fighting Championships has signed a trio of Brazilian fighters. They are featherweight Julio Cesar Neves (28-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), lightweight Cleiton Duarte (13-2 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) and featherweight Diego Marlon (23-8 MMA, 0-0 BMMA). All three fighters are part of Prime Fighters Management, which is run by Marcelo Brigadeiro.
The announcement comes shortly after Bellator announced a broadcast deal with FOX Sports Latin America for future programming. No specific fight dates have been announced for the fighters, but they will likely be involved in next season's tournaments.