Another former UFC fighter is taking his talents to Bellator. This time it’s a fan favorite.
Per Ariel Helwani, Roy “Big Country” Nelson has signed with the promotion. Nelson (22-14) wrapped up his UFC career with a loss to Alexander Volkov. Nelson, who is now 40 years old, had been with UFC since 2009 after appearing on The Ultimate Fighter.
It is rumored that Bellator plans on having him make his debut this fall.