Josh Barnett has a new address.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship and Pancrase titleholder on April 1 agreed to terms with Bellator MMA and immediately became a person of interest in the Scott Coker-led promotion’s heavyweight division. Barnett, 41, has not competed since he submitted Andrei Arlovski with a rear-naked choke in the UFC Fight Night 93 main event in September 2016. “The Warmaster” boasts 29 finishes among his 35 professional victories.
In the wake of Barnett’s signing, here are five things you should know about him.