This week on The MMA Hour, Bellator president Scott Coker announced an eight-man Lightweight Grand Prix with a cash prize of one million dollars.
The bracket is as follows:
Usman Nurmagomedov vs. Benson Henderson
Sydney Outlaw vs. Mansour Barnaoui
Tofiq Musayev vs. Alexander Shabliy
Patricky Pitbull vs. A.J. McKee
These are the opening-round matchups. Nurmagomedov vs. Henderson and Musayev vs. Shabliy are set for March 10th in San Jose at Bellator 292. Outlaw vs. Barnaoui takes place at Bellator Paris on May 12th, while the others are yet to be announced.
Leave your predictions in the comments below!