Jaleel Willis former LFA Welterweight Champion, One of the best Welterweight prospects before signing with Bellator. Congratulations to Bellator signing Willis rather than UFC.
Willis defeated former Final Fight Champion Mark Lemminger in a three round Unanimous decision. Looking forward to Jaleel’s next fight as he’ll have a successful run with Bellator.
Shamil Nikaev Bellator Welterweight prospects, Former Welterweight fighting for ACA is 1-0 with Bellator and 10-0 overall. Nikaev trains at powerhouse gym Sanford MMA. Respected by his coach Henri Hooft. Trains with Burns, Michael Chandler, Logan Storley, Vicente Luque.
Bunch of killers at Sanford MMA. Nikaev is currently rehabing and couple months he’ll be healed. Ready to go.
Shamil Nikaev first Bellator fight was a GREAT WAR against Kemran Lachinov. However the mentally tough Nikaev fought injured but pushed through the pain.
Jaleel Willis from selling T-Shirts at a carnival to now fighting for the #2 Bellator promotion.
Jaleel Willis is a DAWG in his own right, World class fighter. Well accomplished regional fighter. Motivated to be a provider for his family, Grinding at the gym and at work. All in on becoming the best fighter he can possibly be.
Jaleel Willis former high school wrestler in his hometown fighting Chechen wolf Shamil Nikaev. Pressure fighting style like Yaroslav Amosov on paper would be a GREAT fight to watch this summer of 2021.
Willis vs Nikaev on Bellator prelims or first bout on a Main Card.
New era of Bellator, Switching networks to Showtime. Bringing back the nostalgia of Strikeforce. Fights like Willis vs Nikaev is what will bring Bellator to the next level. Top to bottom cards with GREAT fights instead of Tito Ortiz vs Chael Sonnen.