Bellator 174: Coenen vs. Budd will be held on March 3, 2017 at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The event will air live in prime time on Spike TV.
The main event is scheduled to be Marloes Coenen versus Julia Budd for the inaugural Bellator women’s featherweight title.
Coenen is coming off a submission loss to Alexis Dufresne at Bellator 155: Carvalho vs. Manhoef whilst Julia Budd is on a seven fight winning streak, the last, a majority decision win over Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 162: Shlemenko vs. Grove.
A welterweight bout between Fernando Gonzalez and Brandon Girtz will feature as the co-main event of the evening.
Also featured on the main card is a middleweight bout between Chris Honeycutt vs. Kendall Grove and a bantamweight bout between Steve Garcia vs. Joe Taimanglo.
Check out the full fight card below along with a video preview of the event.
Main Card (Spike TV)
Marloes Coenen vs. Julia Budd for the inaugural Bellator Women’s Featherweight Championship
Brandon Girtz vs. Fernando Gonzalez
Chris Honeycutt vs. Kendall Grove
Steve Garcia vs. Joe Taimanglo
Preliminary card (Spike.com)
Cody Pfister vs. Jonathan Gary
Jason Witt vs. Justin Patterson
Emmanuel Rivera vs. Treston Thomison
Rafael Lovato Jr. vs. Wayman Carter
Justin Wren vs. Roman Pizzolato
Alexis Dufresne vs. Gabrielle Holloway
Emily Ducote vs. Katy Collins