Jack Swagger

MMAFighting.com is reporting that former WWE star Jack Swagger (Jake Hager) will be making his mixed martial arts debut for Bellator this January.

Swagger, a former WWE World Heavyweight Champion, will make his official debut at Bellator 214 on January 26 from Los Angeles, California.

Swagger made the announcement on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show on ESPN today. He had first announced a deal with Bellator in November of 2017, agreeing to fight in the Heavyweight division for the company. Swagger parted ways with WWE in March 2017.