Jay Hieron signs with Bellator FC, debuts season four welterweight tourny

Bellator FC has signed former UFC and Strikeforce star, Jay Hieron, who will debut as a part of their season four welterweight tournament set to begin early next year.

A source close to the situation revealed the news to MMAWeekly.com earlier today, and since has been confirmed with an independent person.

Hieron is riding high on a seven fight winning streak which includes victories over the likes of Jason High, Joe Riggs and Jesse Taylor. Hieron will likely be the tournament favor which could set up a fight down the line with ultra-talented wrestler, Ben Askren.

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