Bellator 244 takes place Friday, Aug. 21 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card simulcasts on DAZN and Paramount Network after prelims on MMA Junkie.
With the changes, the Bellator 244 lineup includes:
MAIN CARD (Paramount, DAZN, 10 p.m. ET)
Champ Ryan Bader vs. Vadim Nemkov – for light heavyweight title Julia Budd vs. Jessy Miele Valentin Moldavsky vs. Roy Nelson Andrew Kapel vs. John Salter
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie)
Sidney Outlaw vs. Adam Piccolotti Josh Hill vs. Erik Perez Lucas Brennan vs. Will Smith Chris Gonzalez vs. Vladimir Tokov Lance Gibson Jr. vs. Shane Kruchten Weber Almeida vs. Salim Mukhidinov Yaroslav Amosov vs. Mark Lemminger John de Jesus vs. Vladyslav Parubchenko