MacDonald thinks Woodley as champ makes him look even better

BJPenn.com spoke with Bellator’s Rory MacDonald about the UFC’s welterweight scene since he departed the company. MacDonald beat champ Tyron Woodley in June of 2014 via unanimous decision and from his perspective Woodley being champ is a bonus for him. It doesn’t bother me to much to see someone else who I have beaten as the … Read more

Terry Etim released after traffic incident

The Liverpool Echo is reporting that Former UFC fighter Terry Etim was finally released from the hospital last week after an incident where he threw himself in to ongoing traffic in Liverpool. A witness initially described their account of the event. I went out and helped to restrain the man in a nearby car park, but he … Read more

Bellator drops another bomb for New York event

Wanderlei Silva vs. Chael Sonnen will headline UFC 180 in June at Madison Square Garden. Matt Mitrione vs. Fedor Emelianenko will also be on the card. They were scheduled to clash at 172 in San Jose last month, but Matt was pulled due to medical reasons. If Sonnen vs. Silva is not allowed for some … Read more

Bitter rivals to clash at Bellator 180

It’s been years in the making and Bellator is finally making it happen. The bout was close to occurring many times before, but never came to pass for one reason or another. Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva are finally going to settle the score at Bellator 180. Wanderlei was suspended for life after reportedly running … Read more

In conversation with top women’s MMA featherweight free agent Arlene ‘Angerfist’ Blencowe

Arlene Blencowe is arguably the biggest name in the featherweight division not signed to a major promotion. The Australian holds a decorated MMA record of 8-6, with wins over former Invicta FC featherweight title challenger Faith Van Duin, Bellator top contender Gabrielle Holloway and MMA legend Adrienna Jenkins. Apart from that “Angerfist” is also a … Read more

Paul Daley gets slammed by Michael Page

Michael “Venom” Page wants a piece of Paul Daley and bad. Don’t believe us? Check this meme he posted on social media… Daley is an established name in Bellator and Page is an undefeated phenom in the welterweight division. The two of them clashing would be sensational and could end very quickly if one of … Read more

Sonnen says McGregor still 2nd best

In 2014 Chael Sonnen broke our hearts by announcing his retirement. Luckily the legendary trash talker is back against big mouth Tito Ortiz this month in Bellator. Thank you Scott Coker. Instead of focusing solely on Tito, Sonnen has often put Rousey and UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor on blast. Conor has shattered viewer and … Read more

Coker wants CM Punk in Bellator

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker told Newsweek WWE Champion CM Punk’s future in MMA could continue with Bellator if Dana White doesn’t allow the former WWE champ to fight again in the UFC. If he was free from any obligations and he wanted to fight under Bellator, we would definitely love to have a conversation with him. … Read more

QQ: Bellator announces dream match-up

Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen was announced for Jan 21st, 2017 and we finally get the type of bout caliber from Bellator we have been promised. Two of the biggest mouths and showmen in MMA history will face off and Scott Coker gave us the amazing news via Twitter. Just announced on @SportsCenter, it’s about … Read more

Bellator may sign former WWE star

CM Punk may have started a trend, or at least continued the Brock Lesnar path to big money. Bellator is apparently in talks with a very large former WWE star that could win an MMA fight on size alone. He’s a credible threat if he has any real wrestling background that has been tested. The … Read more