Vitaly Minakov vs Javy Ayala re-reserved for Bellator 232
Bellator is giving Vitaly Minakov versus Javy Ayala another shot.
An authority disclosed to MMA Fighting that the two heavyweights have been reserved to battle at Bellator 232 on Oct. 26 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., after beforehand being planned for Bellator 225 on Aug. 24. Ayala was pulled from that session on battle day for an undisclosed explanation and supplanted by Timothy Johnson, who Minakov crushed by first-round KO.
MMAWeekly.com was first to report this re-booking.
Minakov is 1-1 since coming back to Bellator this past February. He endured the main loss of his profession to Cheick Kongo before bouncing back with the success over Johnson. A previous Bellator heavyweight champion, Minakov’s star record remains at 22-1.
Ayala (11-7) has become famous doing combating heavyweight veterans. He holds knockout successes over Frank Mir and Sergei Kharitonov, and has battled Kongo and Roy Nelson in losing endeavors.
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