Ralek Gracie will make his debut with Bellator MMA debut at Bellator 170 against Hisaki Kato at The Forum in Inglewood, California.
The news was first reported by the Los Angeles Times and later confirmed by the promotion.
Gracie (3-0) hasn’t fought since March 2010, when he defeated Kazuki Sakuraba in a fight promoted by DREAM. He won by unanimous decision.
Kato (7-2) has won two fights this year, defeating Yuta Watanabe and A.J. Matthews by technical knockout.
Bellator 170 will be headlined by Chael Sonnen vs. Tito Ortiz and will take place on January 21, 2017. We’ll have complete coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
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