Former U.S. wrestling standout Shawn Bunch will face Chad Coon at Bellator 82, according to a report by Sherdog.com. Bunch will be making his MMA debut on the November 30 card from Mount Pleasant, Michigan.
Bunch won titles in freestyle wrestling at the U.S. National and Pan-American games. The 29-year-old devoted himself to MMA several years ago. Coon is 0-1 in his career.
Also, the report stated that Michael Page has been removed from the lineup. Page, a talented kickboxer who has won his first four MMA bouts, defeated Haitham Tantawy at Super Fight League 7 recently. The recent for his removal was not made known.