Bellator fires War Machine after alleged altercation sends ‘significant other’ to hospital

After three appearances inside the Bellator cage, War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver) is out of a job. The 32-year-old TUF 6 veteran was released by the promotion after news surfaced Friday (via TMZ) that he was wanted by Las Vegas police for an alleged domestic altercation that sent two individuals to the hospital with “severe” … Read more

Emanuel Newton vs. Joey Beltran title fight headlines Bellator 124 in September

Announced today via press release: Bellator MMA will return to the state of Michigan for Bellator 124 from the Compuware Arena just outside of Detroit on Friday, September 12th live on Spike TV. The event will be headlined by a Light Heavyweight Title fight as reigning Bellator Champion Emanuel Newton will defend his belt against … Read more

This is what Bellator should do with Rampage Jackson

Rampage Jackson is arguably the biggest draw in Bellator. He’s also one of the biggest malcontents in the history of MMA. A few weeks ago Jackson seemed to be unhappy that Bjorn Rebney was out and Scott Coker was now the guy running Bellator. Jackson tweeted over the weekend that he met with Coker and … Read more

Bellator 122 live stream and fight results

Bellator MMA Bellator 122 takes place this evening from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. The event is headlined with a welterweight tournament final between Andrey Koreshkov vs. Adam McDonough. The middleweight tournament final and the light heavyweight tournament semifinal rounds are also on the card. The main card kicks off on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET, … Read more

Watch Bellator 122 weigh-ins live at 8 p.m. ET

Bellator 122 weigh-ins will be held this evening (July 24) at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT – local time) from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif. ProMMAnow.com will host a live stream of the proceedings. This will be Bellator’s first event with their new President, Scott Coker, at the helm. Welcome to Bellator … Read more

‘Bellator 123: Curran vs. Pitbull 2’ card finalized

The “Bellator 123: Curran vs. Pitbull 2” fight card has been finalized. The event is headlined with a rematch between featherweight champ Pat Curran and season nine tournament winner Patricio Pitbull Freire. Curran won their first match-up via split decision at Bellator 85 in Jan. 2013. Bellator 123 will mark the start of the promotion’s … Read more

Bellator 123: Curran vs. Pitbull headlines September 5 event

The Bellator MMA promotion will return to the Mohegan Sun Arena on September 5 and will air LIVE on Spike TV. The event will be headlined by the featherweight title fight between champion Pat Curran and challenger Patricio Pitbull. Curran defeated Pitbull by split decision in 2013, but Pitbull has earned another shot by winning … Read more

Bellator ‘Rampage vs. King Mo’ Pay-Per-View replay to air free on Spike TV

The memorable Bellator 120 Pay-Per-View event that took place May 17th in Memphis will air free on Spike TV on Friday, July 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Bellator MMA made the announcement on Wednesday. The event was headlined with a light heavyweight bad blood match between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal. The … Read more

Hear From New Bellator MMA President Scott Coker On His First Day On The Job

Listen in on Wednesday’s Bellator MMA conference call with new President, Scott Coker. The former Strikeforce CEO and Founder took questions from the media for nearly half an hour on why this was the right move for him, how long he’d been in talks with Bellator and his vision for the future of the organization. … Read more

Scott Coker Named Bellator President: What It Means

Former Strikeforce Founder & CEO, Scott Coker, has been named President of Bellator MMA effective immediately. It was announced earlier today that Bjorn Rebney had been removed from his post and there were rumors of Coker filling the void — that rumor has now been confirmed. Coker will report directly to Spike TV President, Kevin … Read more