Karo Parisyan vs. Phil Baroni Booked For Bellator 122
Karo “The Heat” Parisyan (23-10, 1 NC) and Phil “New York Bad Ass” Baroni (15-17) will face off on July 25 at Bellator 122.
Both fighters were top UFC contenders earlier in their careers, and both as of late have become journeymen in mixed martial arts. Baroni and Parisyan both hold relevant interest to hardcore MMA fans.
Bjorn Rebney and the Bellator FC promotion has been known to sign former UFC competitors to help draw in more fans, and their last pay per view proved that was a success with over 100,000 buys. On that card Tito Ortiz and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson both competed which helped the buy rates.