HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Bellator women’s flyweight champion and Hawaii native Ilima-Lei Macfarlane is set to defend her 125-pound title on April 27th against Veta Arteaga.
The fight was announced during tonight’s Bellator 214 broadcast.
Macfarlane will look to defend her Bellator title for the third time in the co-main event of Bellator’s fight card in San Jose, California.
The former Punahou graduate most recently defended her title against Valerie Letourneau in December of last year in Honolulu.
Earlier this week, Macfarlane posted on her Instagram teasing a possible fight announcement.
Macfarlane, 28, is 9-0 in her career and 8-0 inside the Bellator cage.