Luis Santos brings deep well of experience to XFC debut

Luis “Sapo” Santos (54-9-1) has quite the resume going into his XFC 23 “Louisville Slugfest” match up with Shamar Bailey. Santos has recorded 54 wins in his mixed martial arts career that dates back to 2000. He brings that experience into a fight with a solid wrestler and UFC, Strikeforce and Bellator veteran in Shamar Bailey(15-8-0).

Legacy Fighting Championship 17 quick results

The Legacy Fighting Championship 17 event took place Friday night in San Antonio, Texas. The main event saw MMA veteran Dan Hornbuckle get back on the winning side of things with a unanimous decision win over fellow MMA veteran Pete Spratt. The co-main event saw three time All-American wrestler Jared Rosholt dominant a tough and previously undefeated Richard Odoms to win a unanimous decision.

Local fan favorites Lester Caslow and “Binky” Jones meet at Bellator 49 live from Caesars Atlantic City on September 10

CHICAGO, Ill. (August 30, 2011) — With a limited amount of tickets still remaining to Bellator’s fifth season premier in Atlantic City, the promotion has added two fan favorites to the card as Bellator veteran and New Jersey resident Lester Caslow will take on James “Binky” Jones in a catchweight feature fight at Bellator 49. … Read more

Bellator season five welterweight tournament line-up set; action kicks off Sept. 10 on MTV2

Bellator’s season 5 welterweight tournament kicks off Sept. 10 LIVE on MTV2 from Caesars Atlantic City. The winner of the tournament gets a title shot against the winner of Ben Askren vs. Jay Hieron.

Mann Talk – Bellator 35 predictions and TV deal discussion

Richard Mann and Matt De La Rosa chat it up about Bellator’s MTV2 deal, and then Mann tries to shake of the disappointment of his Deep 52 Impact picks and predict Saturday’s card.

Ben Askren vs. Nick Thompson set for Bellator 40 non-title bout

Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren will get a tune-up non-title fight against veteran Nick “The Goat” Thompson at Bellator 40 on April 9 in Newkirk, Okla. The event will air LIVE on MTV2.