A welterweight division attraction has been added to the upcoming Bellator 185 card as Neiman Gracie is going to be in action against Javier Torres.
Gracie (6-0-0) has already earned four victories in Bellator MMA competition, with those wins coming over Bobby Flynn, Roger Carroll, Rudy Bears and Dave Marfone. Gracie has already competed twice in the World Series Of Fighting, defeating the duo of Darren Costa and Dustin Holyko. Gracie has only seen just one of his six professional MMA fights go the distance and that came against Roger Carroll at Bellator 151.
Torres (10-3-0-1NC) is going to be making his Bellator MMA debut in this fight and he does so on the strength of a four fight winning streak. Torres is also the current Xtreme Kombat Middleweight Champion, defeating Julio Cesar Cruz by unanimous decision at XK 32 to win the gold. Torres also competed once in the World Series Of Fighting, suffering a defeat to Maurice Salmon at the WSOF 15 in 2014.
Bellator 185 takes place on Friday, October 20 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut with Gegard Mousasi and Alexander Shlemenko headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on Spike TV.