Bellator 277 booked a bout between Jeremy Kennedy at Aaron Pico.
Jeremy Kennedy vs. Aaron Pico Added to Bellator 277
MMA reporter Marcel Dorff was first to report the news on Twitter.
Kennedy (17-3) signed with Bellator in 2020, after runs with the UFC and PFL. The British Columbia native is 2-1 under the Bellator banner. Most recently the 29-year-old earned a unanimous decision against Emmanuel Sanchez. Kennedy is currently ranked #7 on the Bellator rankings.
Pico (9-3) is riding a five-fight winning streak, dating back to Bellator 238 in 2020. The 25-year-old fought twice in 2021, earning an anaconda finish against Aiden Lee at Bellator 260 and a unanimous decision against Justin Gonzales at Bellator 271. Pico is sitting at number 4 in the featherweight divisions.
Bellator 277 goes down from the SAP Center in San Jose, California on April 15.
The full Bellator 277 card is as follows.
- Champ A.J. McKee vs. Patricio Freire – Featherweight Championship
- Champ Vadim Nemkov vs. Corey Anderson – Light Heavyweight Title – Grand Prix Final
- Tyrell Fortune vs. Tim Johnson
- Jeremy Kennedy vs. Aaron Pico
- Kyle Crutchmer vs. Michael Lombardo
- Shane Keefe vs. Tyson Miller
- Cass Bell vs. Gaston Bolanos
- Theo Haig vs. Alan Benson
- Edwin De Los Santos vs. Alberto Mendez
- Bobby Seronio III vs. Calob Ramirez