Undefeated lightweight prospect Mandel Nallo (7-0) will return to action at Bellator 221 on April 27 in San Jose, Calif., against Danasabe Mohammed (6-2), sources told ESPN. Nallo, who trains out of the Tristar Gym in Montreal, QC, Canada, owns one of all-time great nicknames in MMA, "Rat Garbage."
Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs says he wants to "fight one time" in MMA. "I just want one fight. I want to throw my hands and see what I'm made of."
Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz told Ariel Helwani he hopes to return to the cage in the third or fourth quarter of 2019. Has not fought since December 2016.