Tyler King replaces Greg Rebello, meets Mike Mucitelli at CES MMA 28

Greg Rebello has pulled out of his CES MMA 28 bout against Mike Mucitelli due to unknown reasons and stepping up to face Mucitelli next Friday night will be Tyler King.CES MMA 28

The fight card was announced today by CES MMA.

CES MMA 28 will come from the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island next Friday night on AXS TV and will be headlined by former two-time Bellator tournament winner Rick Hawn facing Derek Loffer in a lightweight bout.

King (8-2) is a former University of Connecticut defensive end and seven of his eight wins in MMA have come by stoppage. His most recent win came last month as he defeated Terry Blackburb by kimura submission at NEF Fight Night 16. Mucitelli (7-1, 1NC) is still under contract with Bellator and he was allowed to take this fight outside of the promotion. He will also enter this fight following a submission win as he defeated Mark Griffin at Bellator 123.

The current CES MMA 28: Hawn vs. Loffer fight card is below.

Rick Hawn (19-4) vs. Derek Loffer (9-2)
Luis Felix (12-8) vs. Richard Patishnock (6-2)
Andre Soukhamthath (8-2) vs. Brian Kelleher (11-7)
Mike Mucitelli (7-1) vs. Tyler King (8-2)
Kin Moy (6-1) vs. Joey Gomez (5-0)
Todd Chattelle (12-11) vs. Roger Carroll (15-11)
Kyle Bochniak (4-0) vs. Dominic Warr (4-5)
Lewis Corapi (6-1) vs. Jay Bakanowski (2-1)
Tom Venticinque (1-2) vs. Toby Oden (1-1)
James Grant Murrin (2-0) vs. Lionel Young (6-14)
Chad Kelly (3-1) vs. Jesse Gutierrez (0-0)
Sarah Payant (0-0) vs. Janice Meyer (0-0)
Chad Kelly (3-1) vs. Jesse Gutierrez (0-0)