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
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
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
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
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.
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.
Super Fight League 3 took place today in New Delhi, India and featured a heavyweight bout between U.K. MMA veteran James “The Colossus” Thompson and former WWE star turned MMA fighter Bobby Lashley in the main event.