More known as Jack Swagger at the WWE, now called Jake Hager on the independent scene, he announced that he will make his debut in MMA. Jake Hager spoke for several months that he wanted to make the leap in wrestling at MMA.
Now at Ariel Helwani’s MMA show, Jake Hager has announced that he will make his debut in the octagon on January 26, 2019, at the Forum in Los Angeles for the special “Bellator 215” event! His first opponent will be fighter JW Kiser who has a record of 1-1 in MMA following a debut last year.
During the interview, Hager explained that his official name of fighter remains to be determined for the moment. It remains to be seen if the champion of the Lucha Underground will be able to make a place in MMA.