Matt Mitrione returns to the Bellator cage on Friday at Bellator 243. He will fight Tim Johnson in the co-main event.
On Wednesday, Mitrione took part in the Bellator 243 virtual media day. His full press conference can be seen the video above.
The full Bellator 243 fight card is listed below.
MAIN CARD (Paramount, DAZN, 10 p.m. ET)
Michael Chandler vs. Benson Henderson
Timothy Johnson vs. Matt Mitrione
Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Myles Jury
Sabah Homasi vs. Curtis Millender
Adam Borics vs. Mike Hamel
AJ Agazarm vs. Cris Lencioni
Charlie Campbell vs. Nainoa Dung
Mark Gardner vs. Dalton Rosta
Grant Neal vs. Hamza Salim
Tara Graff vs. Valerie Loureda