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Bellator MMA signs Liam McGeary to a multi-year, multi-fight contract extension

Bellator MMA signs Liam McGeary to a multi-year, multi-fight contract extension

Less than a month after making history becoming the first-ever British World Champion in a major MMA organization, Liam McGeary (10-0) has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract extension with Bellator MMA.

Born in England, but now living in the Bronx, NY where he trains with Renzo Gracie, Liam McGeary set a promotional record for most submission attempts (11) in a fight en route to defeating Emanuel Newton to win the Bellator Light Heavyweight World Championship at “Bellator: The British Invasion” last month.
“I’m excited to have signed this contract extension with Bellator,” said McGeary. “I know that I’ve got a target on my back as Champion, but I’ve never been one to walk away from a fight. Whoever Scott Coker decides to put across the cage from me next, it doesn’t matter. To me, their name might as well be ‘Victory #11’. I look forward to working with Coker and Spike TV for years to come.”
Photo Credit Bellator MMA / Eric Coleman

Photo Credit Bellator MMA / Lucas Noonan

Photo Credit Bellator MMA / Lucas Noonan

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