The roster for the Bellator Fighting Championships eight man featherweight tournament has been finalized with the addition of Nazareno “Naza” Malegarie. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu specialist enters the tournament undefeated at 19-0 with 12 wins coming by submission. Malegarie tells Bellator.com that he is ready to showcase his skills;
I’m just very excited to finally have the chance to show fans in the United States what I’m capable of…Signing with Bellator was very important for me, and I’m ready to prove myself.
In addition to Malegarie, the Bellator season 4 tournament includes Patricio Freire, Wilson Reis, Georgi Karakhanyan, Zac George, Daniel Straus, Kenny Foster, and Eric Larkin. The tournament will begin in March and will be shown live on MTV2.