Rory Markham signs with Bellator Fighting Championships, debuts May or June

Former UFC star, Rory Markham has become the latest fighter to sign with the Bellator Fighting Championships with his promotional debut likely to come in either in May or June of this year.

The fighters manager, Monte Cox revealed the news earlier today although the length of his contract was not released.

Markham earned an impressive head kick knockout win over Brodie Farber in his octagon debut but fell short when he squared off against former title contender, Dan Hardy and TUF 5 winner, Nate Diaz. Since being cut from the UFC roster he has not stepped back into competition.

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