Posted 11/18/07 4:54:00PM
Highly touted featherweight Ronnie Mann has signed an exclusive contract with Bellator, CEO Bjorn Rebney informed MMA Fighting on Wednesday. The 18-2-1 fighter has been released from his Sengoku Raiden Championship contract and will compete in Bellator's upcoming fourth season in a televised non-tournament bout. He will then be a part of the following season's 145-pound tournament.
Mann, the current Shark Fights featherweight champion is 7-1 in his last 8 fights. He lost to Hatsu Hioki via submission in the second round of SRC's featherweight grand prix in May 2009.
Posted 5/20/07 4:03:00PM
Good signing. UFC should have jumped all over that.
Posted 7/19/07 11:27:00AM
Could of been a real good signing......Bellator is trying to rack up a good group of lighter weight fighters I believe. SRC is going down hard!