Before he steps back inside the cage, check out highlights of previous fights by former champion Liam McGeary.

The ex-light heavyweight titleholder returns to action Friday night on Paramount Network vs. Vadim Nemkov.

Bellator 194 takes place from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut and features Roy Nelson vs. Matt Mitrione in a quarterfinal round contest in the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix.

Below is a look at Friday’s lineup:

MAIN CARD (Paramount Network/9 p.m. ET)

Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal
Matt Mitrione vs. Roy Nelson

Lightweight: Patricky “Pitbull” Freire vs. Derek Campos

Light Heavyweight: Liam McGeary vs. Vadim Nemkov

Female Flyweight: Heather Hardy vs. Ana Julaton

Featherweight: Tywan Claxton vs. Jose Antonio Perez


Lightweight: Marcus Surin vs. Dean Hancock

Lightweight: Andre Fialho vs. Nick Guiletti

Catchweight: Peter Nascimento vs. Kastriot Xhema

Featherweight: Regivaldo Carvalho vs. Tom English

Lightweight: Tyler Hamilton vs. Pat Casey

Welterweight: Vinicius de Jesus vs. Jesse McElligott

Bantamweight: Mike Kimbel vs. Geoffrey Then