twitter google

‘King Mo’ Lawal’s Bellator Debut Set For January 17

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will make his Bellator debut on January 17, acccording to

Lawal and the rest of the Bellator crew will take part in a show from California. No opponent has been announced for Lawal, though the date means Bellator will shift from Friday to Thursday night when they begin airing on Spike TV in 2013.

Lawal (8-1) was released from Strikeforce after a failed post-fight drug test and tirade against the Nevada Athletic Commission. His suspension will end in January.

Follow MMAConvert

Fight Cards

Bellator 163: McGeary vs. Davis

Event Date: November 4, 2016
Broadcast: Spike

UFC Fight Night 98: Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson

Event Date: November 5, 2016
Broadcast: TBD

Bellator 164: Koreshkov vs. Lima

Event Date: November 11, 2016
Broadcast: Spike Sports

UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor

Event Date: November 12, 2016
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 165: Chandler Vs. Henderson

Event Date: November 19, 2016
Broadcast: Spike TV

UFC Fight Night 99: Mousasi vs. Hall 2

Event Date: November 19, 2016
Broadcast: TBD