Logan Storley captured the interim Bellator welterweight title with a grinding display of wrestling to earn a split-decision victory over Michael "Venom" Page at Bellator 281 in London.
After 25 of the 26 fighters successfully made weight ahead of their respective bouts on Thursday morning, they replenished their bodies with food and water, then faced off for the final time ahead of their matchups at Bellator 281 in London.
Welterweight contender Logan Storley says he is primed and ready to step in and capture interim gold at Bellator 281, and says he'll back his wrestling to get the job done against Michael "Venom" Page in London.
England's Michael "Venom" Page may have his sights set on a championship belt this week, but he still had time for a message for the man he was supposed to be facing in London at Bellator 281.
Ahead of his interim title fight with Logan Storley at Bellator 281, here's a look at the fights that have propelled Michael "Venom" Page into championship contention.
Michael 'Venom' Page will still fight for championship gold in London at Bellator 281, but his main event assignment has now changed.
The fans were back in force at Bellator 267 at the SSE Arena as Michael 'Venom' Page edged Douglas Lima in the night's main event.
Will it be repeat or revenge when Michael 'Venom' Page takes on three-time former welterweight champion Douglas Lima at Bellator 267? London's fight fans are set for a treat of a matchup this Friday night.
Douglas Lima vs. Michael ‘Venom’ Page 2: Welterweight rematch to headline Bellator London in October
One of the most eagerly anticipated rematches in Bellator MMA is set to head to the U.K. as London's SSE Arena gets set to play host to Bellator London, with a dynamite welterweight clash at the top of the card.