Ward (14-6-0) has won just one of his last four under the Bellator MMA banner, with that lone win coming over Saad Awad at Bellator 163. Ward hasn’t picked up a win in almost two years, with the victory over the aforementioned Awad happening in November of 2016. Ward has competed a total of twenty times as a professional MMA fighter and only one of his bouts have gone the distance.
Fialho (9-1-0) has won three of four in Bellator MMA competition, with those wins coming over the trio of Manuel Meraz, Rick Reger and AJ Matthews. Fialho has suffered just a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came to Chidi Njokuani at Bellator 167. Fialho also returns to action for the first time in well over a year, as the fighters last bout took place in July of 2017.
Bellator 207 takes place on Friday, October 12 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut with Matt Mitrione and Ryan Bader headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on the Paramount Network.