Kingo Mo ‘Wrestling is harder than MMA’, talks Lesnar, WWE

King Mo, Bellantor 90, Emanuel Newto

King Mo has always been outspoken. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, Mo spoke up about the differences between MMA and Pro Wrestling. He is an MMA fighter and TNA pro wrestler so comparing the two was easy. “Pro wrestling is harder than MMA. Here’s the reason why, in MMA I can avoid damage.”, … Read more

Stephan Bonnar signs with Bellator; bout with Tito Ortiz in the works

UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar has signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA and a bout with fellow Hall of Famer and former UFC light heavyweight champ Tito Ortiz is being discussed. Bellator officials announced the news on Wednesday. Bonnar commented: “I want everyone to know I’m coming out of retirement because it’s time … Read more

It wasn’t because of War Machine: Bellator explains Phil Baroni release

MMA veteran Phil Baroni posted a Tweet last night that he had “just got cut from Bellator cause of war”: We can assume Phil was talking about one of his best buds, War Machine (Jon Koppenhaver), who was released from Bellator on Aug. 8 due to his alleged involvement in the beating of ex-girlfriend Christy Mack … Read more

Eddie Alvarez is finally free of Bellator

It’s official. Eddie Alvarez is a free agent! In an official statement released by Bellator, their President Scott Coker said in meetings with Alvarez’s team, including his manager Glenn Robinson it was obvious Alvarez wanted to leave Bellator. It is no secret that this was Eddie’s desire. For years he has lobbied to leave the … Read more

Scott Coker talks about scaling back Bellator schedule

The upcoming season of Bellator MMA is about to kick off and that means a grueling twelve week schedule. According to new boss Scott Coker it will be the last of it’s kind. Coker appeared on The MMA Hour and told Ariel Helwani that in 2015 you can expect 16 events with three of those events … Read more

Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd revamp Bellator’s women’s division

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 14, 2014) – Bellator MMA has reestablished the women’s division with two of MMA’s top featherweights leading the forefront. Finding previous success in the female MMA game, Bellator President Scott Coker has added Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd to the roster to start the next era of the Bellator women’s division. … Read more

Christy Mack posts photos and statement regarding alleged attack from War Machine

It’s innocent until proven guilty in this country but it’s not looking good for former UFC and Bellator fighter War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver). Christy Mack has now posted photos and issued a full statement regarding an alleged attack that took place at the hands of War Machine, who is wanted by Las Vegas police … Read more

Jenna Jameson: I know Christy Mack ‘has the guts to press charges on War Machine’

On Friday it was reported that War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver) had been released from his contract with Bellator due to allegations of domestic abuse in Las Vegas that sent two individuals to the hospital, including one described as his “significant other”. There were rumors that War Machine had come home and caught on-again off-again … Read more

Bellator fires War Machine after alleged altercation sends ‘significant other’ to hospital

After three appearances inside the Bellator cage, War Machine (aka Jon Koppenhaver) is out of a job. The 32-year-old TUF 6 veteran was released by the promotion after news surfaced Friday (via TMZ) that he was wanted by Las Vegas police for an alleged domestic altercation that sent two individuals to the hospital with “severe” … Read more

Emanuel Newton vs. Joey Beltran title fight headlines Bellator 124 in September

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