Having grown up a wrestler by trade in his younger years, Daniel Straus made the move to MMA for Bellator via the now defunct promotion Shark Fights. He has been with Bellator for 14 events spanning over a period of only 6 years.
Since Hard Knocks 365: Straus lost his bout versus Emmanuel Sanchez, but is back at HK365 with a purpose and on a mission.
Born: July 27th, 1984 in Cincinnati, Ohio
Weight: 145 lbs.
Trivia: He is a two-time Bellator Featherweight Champion.