MLW Announces UFC’s Tom Lawlor vs. Bellator’s Jake Hager (6/7)

Major League Wrestling sent in word that the company’s next MLW FUSION taping on 6/7 from Orlando will feature two dual-sport athletes from rival MMA promotions squaring off inside the squared circle.

UFC’s Tom Lawlor vs. Bellator’s Jake Hager June 7TH at MLW’s TV Taping

ORLANDO – It’s about to get as real as it gets as Major League Wrestling has signed the UFC’s “Filthy” Tom Lawlor vs. Bellator’s Jake Hager for June 7th at Gilt Nightclub in Orlando as MLW tapes Major League Wrestling FUSION for beIN SPORTS.

Earlier this month, Jake Hager made Jeff Cobb tap out but what happens when he takes on one of the dirtiest fighters in the sport?  Find out as “Filthy” Tom Lawlor takes on Jake Hager for the first time ever June 7th in Orlando.

You can purchase tickets now at MLWTickets.com.  Ticket prices range from $15-$45 with a limited number of “VIP Packages” also available.

The event will be a Major League Wrestling: FUSION television taping for beIN SPORTS.

Matches signed thus far for MLW’s June 7th card include:

$20,000 Bounty Match
Shane Strickland vs. Brody King

MLW Tag Team Championships:
Pentagon Jr. & Rey Fenix vs. Jason Cade & Jimmy Yuta vs. Dirty Blondes

Bellator vs. UFC
Jake Hager vs. “Filthy” Tom Lawlor

Rich Swann vs. ACH

Talent signed for June 7th thus far include:

  • Barrington Hughes
  • Sami Callihan
  • MVP
  • Kotto Brazil
  • Simon Gotch
  • “Bad Boy” Joey Janela (with Aria Blake)
  • Maxwell J. Friedman
  • Mike Parrow (managed by Colonel Robert Parker)
  • Rhett Giddins

More matches and wrestlers will be announced in the coming days and weeks at MLW.com.

Watch Major League Wrestling: FUSION Friday nights at 8pm ET / 5pm PT on beIN SPORTS.  Learn more about MLW’s new TV series: http://www.mlw.com/fusion.