This coming Friday night, Ilima-Lei Macfarlane defends her title at Bellator 201 vs. Alejandra Lara on Paramount Network from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California.

Macfarlane, a 26-year-old from Hawaii, now trains out of San Diego and the San Diego Combat Academy when she has become a brown belt.

Last November, she became the Bellator champion with a fifth round submission vs. Emily Ducote, locking up a triangle armbar. Macfarlane is 7-0 in her career, with six of those fights coming inside the Bellator cage.

Go “In Focus” on Macfarlane as she prepares for battle.

Below is the current Bellator 201 fight card:

MAIN CARD (Paramount Network/9 p.m. ET)

Bellator Flyweight Championship
Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (c) vs. Alejandra Lara

Lightweight: Saad Awad vs. Ryan Couture

Female Flyweight: Valerie Letourneau vs. Bruna Ellen

Featherweight: Juan Archuleta vs. Robbie Peralta

PRELIMINARY CARD (ParamountNetwork.com)

Light Heavyweight: Jordan Young vs. Jamal Pogues

Catchweight: Lance Lee vs. Ricky Furar

Female Flyweight: Kristi Lopez vs. Paola Ramirez

Strawweight: Keri Ann Melendez vs. Tiani Valle

Lightweight: Jacob Rosales vs. Joshua Jones

Featherweight: Jay Jay Wilson vs. David Conte

Welterweight: Ed Ruth vs. Andy Murad

The post Bellator 201 “In Focus” With Champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane appeared first on Fightline.