Bellator MMA announced recently that acquisition of two heavyweights, signing Ewerton Teixeira and Lorenzo Hood to the roster.

Both fighters are expected to debut in the near future.

Teixeira (3-0) is a Brazilian K-1 champion and third dan black belt in Kyokushin karate. He won the K-1 World Grand Prix in Fukuoda title in 2008 and competed in the K-1 World Grand Prix finals.

He turned his attention towards MMA in 2012 and has won all three of his pro bouts.

Hood (9-2) has scored nine career knockouts since he entered into the sport in 2009. He is a student of former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans with the Blackzilians camp in Florida.