Keith Lee will square off against Shawn Bunch
in a bantamweight bout at Bellator 239. sherdog.com confirmed the
booking with a promotion official following an initial report from
MMAjunkie.com. Lee has signed a multi-fight contract with the
Bellator 239 takes place at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville,
Okla., on Feb. 21 and is headlined by a welterweight clash pitting
Amosov. The main card will air on both Paramount Network and
The 23-year-old Lee is 5-3 since making his professional debut in
2017. The Xtreme Couture representative enters his Bellator debut
on a two-bout winning streak. Two of Lee’s three career losses have
come via split decision.
A former NCAA All-American wrestler, Bunch had a five-bout winning
streak snapped at Bellator 228, where he was submitted in the
second round by Leandro
Higo. The 36-year-old American Kickboxing Academy product is
9-4 as a professional.