Bellator set to shine the spotlight on UK talent at ‘Bellator 158: London’

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Bellator will be bringing their show to the UK for the first time ever at the O2 Arena in London, on July 16th and they plan to showcase some of the best up-and-coming talent that the British Isles has to offer.

Bellator 145 ‘Freire vs. Straus’ live results, updates, video highlights

Bellator 145 takes place this evening from Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. The main event features a Featherweight Title match as Patricio “Pitbull” Freire puts his belt on the line against Daniel Straus in a trilogy fight. In the co-headliner, Lightweight champ Will Brooks defends his title against Marcin Held. PMN will provide round-by-round … Read more

Daniel Straus vs. Henry Corrales added to ‘Bellator: Unfinished Business’

Former Bellator MMA World Featherweight Champion Daniel Straus (23-6) begins his trek back to a world title when he meets undefeated promotional newcomer and former King of the Cage titlist Henry Corrales (12-0) at June’s blockbuster “Bellator MMA: Unfinished Business” event. The contest serves as the fifth and final Spike TV-broadcast main card matchup of the star-studded fight card. … Read more

Bellator: Bobby Lashley to rematch James Thompson on June 19

The most-watched MMA fight of all time was between Kimbo Slice and James Thompson, and on June 19, both men will be competing against different opponents at “Bellator: Unfinished Business” at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. Former WWE superstar Bobby “The Dominator” Lashley looks to avenge a 2012 split decision loss to James … Read more

Bellator 121 weigh-in results

The weigh-ins for Bellator 121 are in the books and all fighters on the main card made weight without issue. The event features the opening rounds of the Light Heavyweight Tournament, as well as the promotional debuts of Pride veteran James “The Colossus” Thompson and UFC veteran Thierry Sokoudjou. Former Ultimate Fighter contestant Bubba McDaniel … Read more

James ‘Colossus’ Thompson and Sokoudjou debut at Bellator 121

The Bellator Summer Series kicks off with Bellator’s return to WinStar World Casino on Friday, June 6th live on Spike TV. The event features the last three fights in the opening round of the light heavyweight tournament, the debut of James “Colossus” Thompson and Sokoudjou, as well as a full card of local talent.

Bobby Lashley signs multi-year deal with India’s Super Fight League

Pearls Super Fight League, India’s premier professional MMA organization, has signed heavyweight journeyman Bobby Lashley to a multi-fight deal that will see the former WWE star competing exclusively in the SFL cage for the foreseeable future.

London Real: James ‘The Colossus’ Thompson

Our friends over at the London Real podcast sat down with pro mixed martial arts veteran James “The Colossus” Thompson this week. “The Colossus” discusses some of his epic bouts in Pride Fighting Championship, his legendary fight with Kimbo Slice in EliteXC on CBS, his struggles with gambling addiction, how his blog and podcast have reinvigorated his spirit and much more.