Season-one lightweight tourney runner-up Toby Imada enters Bellator’s season-two

Toby Imada is an American mixed martial arts fighter of Japanese decent. He currently fights in the Bellator Fighting Championships in the lightweight division. Toby won 2009 Submission of the Year at the 2009 MMA Awards. Imada, who upset Jorge Masvidal with a performance that earned him that 2009 World MMA Awards “Submission of the Year” honor.

He returns to Bellator in April, entering the lightweight tournament, his first fight will be a rematch against Jorge Masvidal.

Other confirmed participants for Bellator’s season-two lightweight tourney include Bellator newcomers Chad Hinton (6-0), Janne Tulirinta (12-3), Ferrid Kheder (16-5), Mike Ricci (5-0) and Cary Vanier (7-2).

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