The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take place tonight at 5 p.m. EST from the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel. Bellator MMA will take place from the Compuware Arena (14900 N Beck Rd, Plymouth Township, MI 48170) on Friday, September 12th the with first fight taking place at 7 p.m. EST and … Read more
Announced today via press release: Bellator MMA will return to the state of Michigan for Bellator 124 from the Compuware Arena just outside of Detroit on Friday, September 12th live on Spike TV. The event will be headlined by a Light Heavyweight Title fight as reigning Bellator Champion Emanuel Newton will defend his belt against … Read more
Bellator 116 goes down tonight from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., and feature the Bellator Heavyweight, Middleweight and Welterweight tournament semifinals. Lavar Johnson and Blagoi Ivanov clash in the Heavyweight headliner. Aside from Johnson, quite a few other UFC vets and recognizable names are on this card including Rob Emerson, Vladimir Matyushenko, Karo … Read more
Lavar Johnson vs Blagoi Ivanov headline Bellator 116 this Friday in Temecula, California. Johnson and Ivanov will be fighting for a spot in the Heavyweight tournament finals. Siala-mou “Mighty Mo” Siliga and Alexander Volkov will also be trying to punch their ticket to the Heaveyweight finals. The other fights on the main card include the … Read more
For mixed martial arts fans, the checkerboard pattern of Croatia is commonly associated with one man: the legendary Mirko Cro Cop. While he may be the most commonly known Croatian fighter, the small nation of just over four billion has a rich tradition in producing fighters that have reached the top level of their craft. From the storied kickboxers Stefan Leko and Branko Cikatic to former UFC fighters Igor Pokrajac and Goran Reljic, it’s easy to see the deep roots of Croatian mixed martial arts. But the man who dons the checkerboard shorts today in the octagon is not one from Croatia, rather, he hails from Cleveland, Ohio.
Bellator MMA is bringing The Toughest Tournament In Sports back to Southern California as Pechanga Resort & Casino hosts the Welterweight Tournament Semifinals Friday, April 11th live on Spike TV. The night will also feature a light heavyweight showdown between Vladimir Matyushenko and Joey Beltran.
ProMMAnow.com reporter Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore caught up with Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at Bellator 106 over the weekend in Long Beach to get his thoughts on the event he was originally supposed to headline versus Tito Ortiz on Pay-Per-View. Dan asks one too many questions of Rampage and ends up paying for it.
Following his release from the UFC Joey Beltran was quickly picked by Bellator to replace an injured Tito Ortiz to face Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. The two will meet in the main event Nov. 15 live on Spike TV. ProMMAnow.com caught up with “The Mexicutioner” over the weekend at Bellator 106 in Long Beach, Calif., and discussed these recent developments.