12 May - 
Hager says Jones’ pre-fight antics got ‘under my skin’

Former WWE champ Jake Hager says he did not hold the submission against T.J. Jones too long on purpose.

Former WWE star Jake Hager speaks with the media about his first-round submission over T.J. Jones at Bellator 221, holding the submission after the referee intervened, boos from the crowd after the win, how quickly he can rise in the heavyweight division, Jones’ pre-fight antics, and more.