Dung's impressive Bellator MMA debut has earned him a
multi-fight contract with the California-based promotion.
Hawaiian station KHON-2 was first to report Dung’s Bellator deal.
The 19-year-old Hawaii Elite MMA representative defeated Kona
Oliveira by technical knockout 2:05 into the third round of
their lightweight bout at Bellator 213 in Honolulu on Saturday
“To be honest, everything’s happening so quick – faster than I
thought it would,” Dung told KHON-2. “I know a lot of fighters that
night deserved contracts. For them to pick me, it really says a
lot. I believe in myself 100 percent. To have Bellator, [president]
Scott Coker, [matchmaker] Rich Chou believe in me, it’s
Dung made his professional debut on Aug. 3, when he choked out
Berberich in the opening stanza at a regional event in