twitter google

Christian M’Pumbu Set To Make First Bellator Title Defense At Bellator 84

It appears Bellator light heavyweight champion Christian M’Pumbu finally has a set date for his first title defense.

M’Pumbu will put his belt on the line against Attila Vegh at Bellator 84 in December. MMAjunkie.com first reported news of the bout being official.

M’Pumbu (18-4-1) won the season four tournament, defeating current season seven heavyweight finalist Rich Hale. He has not fought since October of last year, topping Travis Wiuff in a non-title fight.

Vegh (25-7-2) is a perfect 4-0 in Bellator, including a win over Wiuff in a recent tournament final to secure the title shot.

Follow MMAConvert

Fight Cards

Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione

Event Date: February 18, 2017
Broadcast: Spike

UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne

Event Date: February 19, 2017
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 173: McGeary vs. Fields

Event Date: February 24, 2017
Broadcast: Spike

Bellator 174: Coenen vs. Budd

Event Date: March 3, 2017
Broadcast: Spike

UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2

Event Date: March 4, 2017
Broadcast: PPV, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum

Event Date: March 11, 2017
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1