SAN JOSE, Calif. – Bellator makes its return Saturday, and the promotion is that includes a key mild heavyweight contender bout atop the cardboard.
Bellator 266 takes place at SAP Center with the principle card airing on Showtime after prelims on MMA Junkie. In the principle occasion, former UFC middleweight title challenger Yoel Romero (13-5 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) returns to mild heavyweight to battle former Bellator champion Phil Davis (22-6 MMA, 9-3 UFC).
In the co-main occasion, submission ace and high welterweight contender Neiman Gracie (10-2 MMA, 8-2 BMMA) takes on just lately re-signed Mark Lemminger (12-3 MMA, 2-2 BMMA) as each fighters look to climb the divisional ranks.
Following Friday’s Bellator 266 official weigh-ins, the fighters got here head to head for some conventional pre-fight staredowns.
Check out the faceoffs under, together with Davis vs. Romero, Gracie vs. Lemminger, DeAnna Bennett vs. Alejandra Lara, and extra.