Watch the full Bellator: Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr. middleweight championship event from June 22, 2019, in London.
Following the medical complications that were publicly disclosed by Rafael Lovato last month, the Bellator middleweight champ decided to relinquish his title.
Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Lovato recently discovered that he has a brain condition which may force him into retirement.
Bellator president Scott Coker discusses signing Josh Barnett, what's next for dual-division champ Ryan Bader, Mousasi vs. Lovato, and much more.
Rafael Lovato (8-0) will face John Salter (15-3) in the bout originally slated in April, as the Bellator 205 co-main event.
Rafael Lovato will look to remain undefeated when he takes on Chris Honeycutt in the co-main event at Bellator 189 on Friday.
Rafael Lovato steps into the Bellator cage for the second time to take on UFC veteran Mike Rhodes in a 185-pound preliminary bout on Friday