Ed Ruth Three Time Penn State National Champion is 8-1 with Bellator. Defeated Jason Jackson Titan FC Welterweight Champion in his last fight and was impressed with his win!! 2020 watch out for Ed Ruth because radically progressed since his Bellator debut in 2016.
Ed Ruth trains at the POWERHOUSE mma gym American Kickboxing Academy with Daniel Cormier, Cain Velasquez, Khabib Nurmagomedov. Training with the best fighters in the world and absorbing as much information as possible!!
Ed Ruth first fight of 2020 is against Yaroslav Amosov 22-0 fighter.
Amosov signed with Bellator in 2013 and continued the perfect start to his career with a unanimous decision over Gerald Harris at Bellator 202 in Thackerville. He followed that up with a decision win over former UFC standout Erick Silva at Bellator 216 in February. In August, he got his first Bellator stoppage win with a second-round submission of David Rickels at Bellator 225.https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2019/12/ed-ruth-vs-yaroslav-amosov-bellator-239-main-event-oklahoma-myles-jury-brandon-girtz
Ed Ruth vs Yaroslav Amosov will headline Bellator 239 on February 21st. Exciting & Tough fight for Ruth against a Ukrainian Savage!! Definitely watching this one.
Win over Amosov will put Ed Ruth in the top 5 of the Bellator Welterweight Division in line for a Bellator Welterweight Title Shot against Douglas Lima.
Next fight after Amosov can be against Lorenz Larkin, Andrey Koreshkov, Rematch with Neiman Gracie.
2020 will see Ed Ruth continue his winning streak, Move up to #1 of the Bellator Welterweight Rankings and fight the Welterweight Champion Douglas Lima.