Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg will be defending her belt against top contender Arlene Blencowe.
As of this moment, there is no date for the fight, but the bout is expected to take place at the end of 2020.
BREAKING: I have confirmed with multiple sources that a @BellatorMMA featherweight title fight between Cris Cyborg (@criscyborg) and Arlene Blencowe is signed, date TBD but is thought to happen before the end of 2020. pic.twitter.com/Xb3joAYn35
— Amy Kaplan (@PhotoAmy33) September 10, 2020
The 35-year-old champion claimed the title in her debut with the new organization, defeating Julia Budd in January 2020.
Blencowe,37, is currently on a 3-fight winning streak with her last loss coming in 2017 when Julia Budd beat her for the featherweight title.