Bellator MMA presented yet another event from Dublin, Ireland in form of Bellator 291 on February 25, 2023.
The event featured a welterweight title unification bout in the headline as Yaroslav Amosov(c) and Logan Storley(ic) clashed for the second time in their career. Amosov defeated Storley in their first clash at UFC 252 via split decision. He later won the Bellator Welterweight title by beating Douglas Lima at Bellator 260.
Amosov’s first defense was set against Michael “Venom” Page at Bellator 281, but Amosov served for Ukraine in the war against Russia. Logan Storley then replaced Amosov and defeated MVP to become the interim champion.
The co-main event saw #3 ranked featherweight Pedro Carvalho take on #5 ranked Jeremy Kennedy. Further down the main card, lightweights Peter Queally and Bryce Logan clashed after two featherweight bouts in Sinead Kavanagh vs Janay Harding and Ciarán Clarke vs Leonardos Sinis. Check below for complete fight card from Bellator 291: Amosov vs Storley 2 event with date, start time, and more details.
- Yaroslav Amosov(c) vs Logan Storley(ic) – Bellator Welterweight Championship Unification bout
- Pedro Carvalho vs Jeremy Kennedy – Featherweight bout
- Peter Queally vs Bryce Logan – Lightweight bout
- Sinead Kavanagh vs Janay Harding – Women’s Featherweight bout
- Ciarán Clarke vs Leonardos Sinis – Featherweight bout
- Karl Moore vs Maciej Różański – Light Heavyweight bout
- Charlie Ward vs Mike Shipman – Middleweight bout
- Gokhan Saricam vs Oleg Popov – Heavyweight bout
- Norbert Novenyi Jr. vs Andy Manzolo – Middleweight bout
- Brian Moore vs Luca Iovine – Bantamweight bout
- Piotr Niedzielski vs Richie Smullen – Featherweight bout
- Darragh Kelly vs Dorval Jordan – Featherweight bout
- Asaël Adjoudj vs Liam McCracken – Featherweight bout
- Elina Kallionidou vs Jena Bishop – Women’s Flyweight bout
- Kenny Mokhonoana vs Craig McIntosh – Featherweight bout
- Daniele Scatizzi vs Dmytrii Hrytsenko – Welterweight bout
- Steven Hill vs Joël Kouadja – Welterweight bout
- Khasan Magomedsharipov vs Rafael Hudson – Featherweight bout