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Arcata fighter Cass Bell will make his professional MMA debut tonight at Bellator 199, where he will face off against Khai “The Shadow” Wu.
Bell tells the Outpost that the bantamweight fight will be the seventh match broadcast on Bellator.com tonight, and will air live sometime between 5 and 5:30 p.m.
Wu is also a relatively unexperienced fighter at the professional level, with a record of 1-0.
Arcata fighter Cass Bell will make his professional debut tonight at Bellator 199 against Khai Wu. The fight will be broadcast on https://t.co/AkMzlcUHYF. #HumboldtCounty pic.twitter.com/jed8BxJ1ZV— John Ross Ferrara (@JohnFerrara) May 12, 2018
Bell and Wu weighed-in yesterday, facing-off and posing for the cameras as seen in the video above.
The undercard fight will take place at the SAP Center in San Jose, and Bell says hundreds of Humboldt locals will be there to cheer him on.
If you’re watching from the screen tonight, Bell won’t be hard to miss. He’ll be sporting his signature neon green hair as a tribute to Humboldt County.