Another Big Fight Announced For Bellator 221, Jake Hager’s Return


Bellator MMA has officially announced another big fight for their Bellator 221 card in May as well as the return of former WWE champion Jake Hager.

Michael Page will face Douglas Lima in the semifinals of the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix. Also, former WWE champion Jake Hager will return for his second fight to face an opponent still to be determined. Hager (1-0) was successful in his professional debut at Bellator 214 in January, defeating JW Kiser by first-round submission.

Bellator 221 will be headlined by Michael Chandler defending the lightweight championship against featherweight champion Patricio Freire. A. J. McKee vs. Pat Curran in a featherweight contest is also on the card.

Bellator 221: Chandler vs. Pitfall will take place on May 11, 2019 at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.