Bellator Signs Lissette Neri; Faces AJ Jenkins in Promotional Debut

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California featherweight prospect Lissette Neri is the latest to be added to Bellator’s women’s roster. She will face Adrienna Jenkins at the promotion’s event in Temecula, California August 28th. Both fighters confirmed the match Sunday. The match joins the previously announced match between Marloes Coenen and Arlene Blencowe.

Neri (6-2) started her career in 2013 and went on a 5-0 run before back to back losses to Jessica Miele. She would defeat Evalina Smith earlier this month to get back on the winning track.

Welcoming her to the Bellator cage is Jenkins (18-6), who is coming off a loss to Blencowe. Jenkins won he return to the cage after a five year absence earlier this year with a TKO over Kelsey Jorgenson.

The match will stream on the prelim card.

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