September 12, 2010
Konrad To Headline Bellator Event in Milwaukee
Former University of Minnesota wrestler, now Bellator heavyweight contender Cole Konrad (5-0) will headline the upcoming Bellator Fighting Championships 29 event taking place on Thursday, September 16. The event will be held in Milwaukee, the first ever nationally televised sanctioned mma event in Wisconsin. Konrad is a 2002 graduate of Freedom (Wisconsin) High School.
A training partner of Brock Lesnar, Konrad will face Polish heavyweight Damian Grabowski (13-0) in the semifinals of the Bellator Heavyweight Tournament. Konrad defeated Roger Lloret at Bellator 25 to advance in the tournament.