James Gallagher’s return to the cage will as soon as once more want to attend till a later date.
The Irish bantamweight has been pulled from his upcoming struggle towards Leandro Higo and the bout has been scrapped from the Bellator 292 card scheduled on March 10.
Bellator officers confirmed the information to MMA Combating following an preliminary report from Severe MMA.
It’s the second time prior to now yr that Gallagher has been unable to compete after additionally withdrawing from a scheduled matchup towards Brett Johns in September 2022.
Gallagher’s final look in Bellator got here towards Patchy Mix in 2021 when he suffered a third-round submission loss, which dropped his file with the promotion to 8-2 total.
There is no such thing as a phrase but on how lengthy Gallagher might be sidelind or if Bellator will finally try and rebook the struggle with Higo down the highway.
Bellator 292 is headlined by the beginning of promotion’s light-weight grand prix, with reigning champion Usman Nurmagomedov clashing with ex-UFC light-weight champion Benson Henderson. The cardboard additionally serves because the return of Michael Page towards Goiti Yamauchi.