Mousasi Pulled From Bellator 214
The injury bug floated from the now cancelled UFC 233 to Bellator 214, as the January 26th event has lose one of its top fights.
Bellator middleweight champion, Gegard Mousasi, has been pulled from Bellator 214 due to a back injury. According to ESPN the extent and severity of the injury is for Mousasi, who was last seen stopping Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald at Bellator 206 in the second round.
Mousasi was slotted to face Rafael Lovato Jr, on the card set for The Forum in Los Angeles, California, and as originally reported by ESPN, there is no word on Lovato remaining on the card at Bellator 214.
The card will still see Ryan Bader and Fedor Emelianenko in the finals of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix and for the Bellator heavyweight championship.
Initial Report: ESPN