Marcin Held, a former UFC and Bellator competitor, is headed to ACB.
The promotion announced the signing of Held recently.
— #ACB83 (@ACB_League) March 16, 2018
Held (23-7) fought for the UFC back in October, snapping a three-fight losing skid with a win over Nasrat Haqparast. Back in 2015, he challenged Will Brooks for the Bellator lightweight title, dropping a decision.
In 2016, Held signed with the UFC, falling to Diego Sanchez via decision. He also lost a split decision to Joe Lauzon and was knocked out by a knee from Damir Hadzovic.
The 26-year-old won gold at the FILA Grappling European Championships in 2011 and the IBJFF Jiu-Jitsu European Championships in 2010.
Among Held’s career wins include 12 submissions and four finishes via strikes.