Hell freezes over: King Mo and Rampage become BFFs

It wasn’t that long ago Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson spewed vitriol at one another like Tony Soprano vs. Tom Kane and were probably just a couple insults away from meeting in a back alley parking lot for some bare-knuckle score-settling.

Interview: Daniel Straus ready to fight despite Bellator 145 title situation

Bellator season six featherweight tournament winner Daniel Straus (20-4) was scheduled to fight the winner of Pat Curran vs. Patricio “Pitbull” Friere for the Bellator 145-pound title but Curran suffered an injury, so Straus is currently sidelined without an opponent and without a fight. ProMMAnow.com talked with Straus about the situation.

Bellator signs heavyweight Ryan Martinez

The Bellator Heavyweight roster continues to grow as the promotion announced today the signing of Ryan Martinez. The Infinite MMA product joins Bellator with a dominating 7-1 record, including an impressive victory over former two-time NCAA heavyweight champion Mark Ellis. Martinez will debut with Bellator on August 24 against a soon to be named opponent.

Heavyweight Brett Rogers gets fresh start with Bellator

Thirty-one-year-old Strikeforce veteran Brett “Da Grim” Rogers (11-4, 1 NC) has signed with Bellator Fighting Championships. The Minnesota heavyweight will make his debut with the promotion on June 22 at Bellator 71 in Chester, W.V..

Bellator signs Canadian lightweight Guillaume DeLorenzi

The lightweight division just got stronger as Bellator Fighting Championships has signed Canadian knockout artist Guillaume DeLorenzi to a promotional agreement. DeLorenzi will make his Bellator debut later this year and already has his sights set on a future Bellator Lightweight Tournament.