Following a recent Cage Warriors 46 main-event victory, Andreas Kraniotakes (13-5) will now fight recent Bellator competitor Mike Hayes (16-4-1) for the organization's vacant heavyweight title.
Cage Warriors officials today confirmed the details with MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com
The event, Cage Warriors Fight Night 4, takes place March 16 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and the main card streams live on MMAjunkie.com.
The night's preliminary card streams on Cage Warriors' Facebook page.
Kraniotakes submitted Dmitry Poberezhets this past week for his fourth win in five fights. The well-rounded German, whose only loss during the stretch came to former UFC champion Tim Sylvia at ProElite 2, now owns 13 stoppages (eight knockouts and five submission) in 13 career wins.
Hayes, who's also competed with Strikeforce and ROTR, looks for his fifth straight win and his ninth victory in his past 10 fights. His only loss during the streak came to Alexey Oleinik in a Bellator season-three heavyweight-tourney fight. Most recently, he topped Neil Grove via split decision at Bellator 52.
Additional Cage Warriors Fight Night 4 fights will be announced in the coming weeks.