Marcin Held Terminates Bellator Contract, Asks “Who Wants To See Me In UFC?”


Former Bellator lightweight title contender Marcin Held has terminated his contract with Bellator MMA, effectively making the 24-year-old from Poland a free agent.

Held has fought for Bellator since 2011, going 11-3 including a May decision victory over Dave Jansen. He challenged then-Bellator champion Will Brooks for the title last November, losing via decision.

Overall, Held owns 22 career wins in 26 fights, including 12 via submission. He put together a six-fight win streak between 2013-15 to earn his shot at Brooks.


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