UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Bellator returns to action Friday for the first time in 2021.

Bellator 255 takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card airs on Showtime – the promotion’s debut on the cable network – following prelims on MMA Junkie.

Ahead of the event, Jason Jackson (13-4 MMA, 4-1 BMMA) discussed his fight at Wednesday’s media day. Jackson talked about his co-main event against Neiman Gracie (10-1 MMA, 8-1 BMMA), his preparations for the bout, that it should be a No. 1 contender fight, and more.

Check out Jackson’s full interview in the video above.