Former World Wrestling Entertainment heavyweight champion Jake Hager has his next MMA assignment.
Hager (2-0), who is known as “Jack Swagger” in the professional wrestling world, will meet Anthony Garrett (4-2) at Bellator 231 on Oct. 25 at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, multiple sources told ESPN. The fight will take place on the main card.
Hager, 37, is a former NCAA Division I All-American wrestler at the University of Oklahoma. He made his pro MMA debut in January, and has won both of his fights via first-round submission.
Garrett, 29, will be making his Bellator debut. Thus far, he has exclusively fought for the Shamrock FC regional promotion.