Mizzou Alum Mike Chandler Joins Bellator’s Lightweight Tournament

08 Feb

MMA Junkie Reports:

Mike Chandler

– 5-0-0 MMA/ 2-0 Bellator Record

– 3 TKO, 2 Sub Victory

– Notable Wins: Sal Woods, Scott Stapp, Chris Page


Bellator announced today that stand-out wrestler, Mike Chandler will be the third confirmed participant in season four’s lightweight tournament. Chandler joins former WEC champion Rob McCullough and Carey Vanier in the tournament field.

Mike Chandler is a former NCAA Division I All-American wrestler from the University of Missouri. He went pro in mixed martial arts in 2009 and has since amassed a 5-0 record. Chandler was signed by Bellator in September of last year and has stopped both Scott Stapp and Chris Page within two minutes of the opening round.

Toby Imada, Marcin Held, Ferrid Kheder, Patricky Freire, and Lloyd Woodard are the other rumored entrants, but have yet been confirmed by Bellator.


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Posted by on February 8, 2011 in Bellator, News


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