Bellator sign former Glory two-division champ Robin van Roosmalen

Decorated kickboxer Robin van Roosmalen has inked a deal to trade the ring for the cage with Bellator.

The former two-division Glory champion boasts a 51-18 kickboxing record and is 2-0 in MMA with both wins coming by TKO.

Roosmalen, who held both featherweight and lightweight gold at Glory, will be competing in Bellator’s upcoming featherweight tournament.

Bellator President Scott Coker made the announcement on Twitter.

The Bellator 16-man featherweight grand prix is expected to begin in October.

Jake Hughes

Jake Hughes

Jake Hughes is an MMA writer who has covered the sport since 2013 for publications such as Vice Sports, Fightland, Sherdog and now Fighters Only, where he serves as freelance digital editor.