According to a report by MMAWeekly.com, former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal has a new promotion to compete for. In fact, Lawal has two new promotions to fight in.
Lawal, who was released from his contract by Zuffa following a failed post-fight drug test and Twitter outburst against the Nevada State Athletic Commission, has signed to compete for Bellator Fighting Championships.
In addition, Lawal’s contract allows him to compete for TNA, a professional wrestling promotion that also airs on the Spike TV/MTV2 combo. Lawal is a former college wrestler.
Lawal will have to sit out for several months still while he serves a suspension handed down from NSAC. However, he’ll be able to compete for TNA as soon as possible.