Heavyweights Ewerton Teixeira and Lorenzo Hood sign with Bellator

The Bellator heavyweight division has two new fighters as Ewerton Teixeira and Lorenzo Hood have signed with the California based promotion.Bellator Miller Lite

Both signings were announced in a press release on Monday.

Teixeira (3-0) is a Brazilian K-1 champion and made his MMA debut in 2012. His last MMA fight came in 2013 when he defeated Eduardo Borges by unanimous decision at Imperium: MMA Pro 3.

Hood (9-2) trains at the Blackzilians in South Florida and all of his wins have come by TKO/KO. He is currently on a three fight winning streak and his most recent win came late last year against Joshua Anderson.

Both fighters are expected to make their Bellator debut later this year.