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Rory MacDonald officially becomes Bellator MMA fighter

On Wednesday, some news surfaced that the UFC had removed Rory MacDonald from their official welterweight rankings.

There was a lot of speculation going on whether or not MacDonald would sign with Bellator MMA. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker stated that negotiations with MacDonald were going well before.

Now, FrontRowBrian has confirmed in addition to FloCombat, revealing that the UFC has declined to match Bellator’s offer to Rory MacDonald, thus making him a Bellator MMA fighter.

I confirmed UFC declined to match Bellator’s offer to Rory Mac. Rory Mac is a @bellatormma fighter. @FloCombat

So far no word yet on when MacDonald will make his Bellator MMA debut.

Stay tuned for updates as they become available.

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