Vadim Nemkov will challenge for the Bellator light-heavyweight strap against current champion Ryan Bader in the Bellator 244 headliner this Friday, Aug. 21.
Unbeaten inside the Bellator cage at 4-0, including wins over two former champions Phil Davis and Liam McGeary, Nemkov will look to dethrone Bader. It marks the first time in Nemkov’s career, where he is scheduled for five rounds.
In the Bellator 244 media day press conference, he spoke about training for championship rounds, what a win means for the landscape of light heavyweight division around the world and more.
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