MacDonald-Fitch winner vs. Neiman Gracie lined up for Bellator 222

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  1. Wild

    Wild TMMAC's Most Handsome Admin

    Dec 31, 2014

    Bellator MMA’s return to Madison Square Garden is expected to include a welterweight title bout.

    ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the winner of Rory MacDonald vs. Jon Fitch, which is scheduled for April 27th at Bellator 220, will face Neiman Gracie on the June 14th event in New York. This would be the semifinals of the promotion’s welterweight grand prix.

    Gracie (9-0) won his quarterfinal matchup with a fourth-round rear-naked choke of Ed Ruth in an entertaining bout. The nephew of Renzo Gracie, Neiman has won all but one of his nine professional fights by submission. Either MacDonald or Fitch would represent a major step up in competition for him,…

    Welterweight title bout between MacDonald-Fitch winner, Neiman Gracie lined up for Bellator 222
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  2. Filthy

    Filthy Too dumb to win, too tough to Ignore

    Jun 28, 2016
    Hi God,

    Please let Rory beat Jon.

    Your Friends,

    The World.
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