The previously undefeated Chad Hinton will be looking to bounce back from the sole defeat of his career with an impressive showing in a lightweight showdown against fellow Cincinatti based fighter Daniel Straus at Bellator 23.
News of the bout was first reported by MMAJunkie’s Dan Stupp via the Dayton Daily News.
Bellator 24 takes place at the Fourth Street Live! entertainment complex in Louisville, Kentucky on June 24. The event will be broadcast live Thursday evening on FOX Sports Net, along with highlight shows that air on Saturday evening’s on NBC, Telemundo and Mun2.
Hinton (6-1) was handed the first defeat in his career via kneebar at the hands of Roger Huerta during Bellator 13 in his previous outing, while Straus (10-3) is currently riding a 7-fight win streak.