Did the UFC and Dana White make the right move in not signing Ben Askren?

Recently the former Bellator Fighting Championships Welterweight champion and 2008 Olympian Ben Askren signed a deal to fight with the Asian based Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization One FC.

Did Ben Askren Make The Right Move By Signing With One FC?

Let’s Get This Straight. Ben Askren Is A World Champion and an Olympian. Many Mixed Martial Arts organizations have much to offer but…. that Olympian credential, means that Ben Askren was one of the baddest dudes on the planet. And that credential is not up for argument. Can we argue where he ranks in MMA? … Read more

Bellator to host open tryouts in Latin America

Newport Beach, CA. (November 30, 2013) – Bellator will host open tryouts for aspiring fighters on Sunday, December 1st and Saturday, December 7th from Latin America. The first tryout will take place Sunday, December 1st at Candecom MMA in Mexico and continue Saturday, December 7th from United MMA- Fight Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Both tryouts will begin at 10 a.m. local … Read more

Bellator MMA signs wrestling standout Darrion Caldwell

Bellator has once again signed one of the hottest prospects in MMA as former NCAA Champion and 2x All American Darrion Caldwell has signed a long term promotional agreement with Bellator. Only 25, the 3-0 featherweight will be featured throughout 2014 before entering The Toughest Tournament In Sports.

Bellator 109 weigh-in results

Doug Rhino Marshall

Bethlehem, PA. (November 21, 2013) – The Bellator weigh-ins have been completed from Pennsylvania’s Sands Casino in preparation for Bellator MMA’s November 22nd event, which will showcase the Bellator Middleweight World Title Fight and the Bellator Lightweight and Middleweight Tournament Finals.

Watch Bellator 109 weigh-ins LIVE on ProMMAnow.com starting at 5 p.m. ET today

The final event of Season 9 goes down tomorrow night but before the action begins the fighters must weigh-in today at the Sands Bethlehem in Pennsylvania for Bellator 109. Alexander Schlemenko puts his middleweight title on the line when he faces Doug Marshall in the main event.

Bellator releases welterweight Matt Riddle

Newport Beach, CA. (November 19, 2013) – A welterweight feature fight between Matt Riddle and Nathan Coy has been removed from the November 22nd card after Riddle has withdrawn from the fight. Originally scheduled to compete in the Season 9 Welterweight Tournament, Riddle suffered a rib injury and was removed from the tournament due to the injury. … Read more

Three Season 9 tournament finals on tap tonight for Bellator 107

Tonight in Thackerville Bellator MMA will close out three Season 9 tournaments live on Spike TV. Cheick Kongo will look to earn his first Bellator title shot if he can get past late replacement Peter Graham in the heavyweight finals that will also serve as the main event. Kongo has just one win inside the promotion but is only two fights away from championship gold