The California-based promotion confirmed the pairing on Thursday.
Bellator 182 take place at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, N.Y., on
Aug. 25 and is headlined by a welterweight duel between Andrey
Koreshkov and Chidi
Nogueira was supposed to make her promotional debut at Bellator 163
Coenen, but the bout was canceled when the Brazilian missed
weight by more than five pounds. The 31-year-old jiu-jitsu
specialist owns a 6-0 career mark, although she has not competed
Holloway, meanwhile, last appeared at Bellator 174, where she
halted a two-fight skid with a second-round TKO triumph over
Dufresne. The 27-year-old Virginian is 6-5 as a pro, with three
triumphs coming inside the distance.