Pro MMA Now reporter Daniel Theodore caught up with Bellator frontman Bjorn Rebney following Saturday’s Bellator 106 event in Long Beach, Calif. Rebney gave his take on the night’s action including Eddie Alvarez’s win over Michael Chandler, Daniel Straus’ win over Pat Curran, Emanuel Newton’s win over King Mo and all the rest.
Yesterday we showed you Quinton “Rampage” Jackson slapping the sh*t out of Pro MMA Now reporter Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore. Today, we have for you a one-on-one interview with longtime MMA veteran and Fight Master winner Joe Riggs, who took home $100,000 with his unanimous decision win over Mike Bronzoulis Saturday night at Bellator 106. Thankfully for “Wolfman” he was not injured during the taping of this interview.
It was a great night of fights inside the Bellator MMA cage Saturday night as three new champions were crowned in Long Beach. Daniel Straus was able to battle back after an illegal knee shook him up to capture the featherweight title and avenge an earlier loss to Pat Curran. Emmanuel Newton proved to be … Read more
Tonight the fighters will take to the scales ahead of the tomorrow’s big event. The action starts at 8 p.m. ET / 5 PT in the lobby of the Long Beach Arena. Eddie Alvarez will look to come back into play after an extended absence as he challenges the champion Michael Chandler in the main event. The fight is just one of three title fights on the evening as King Mo seeks revenge against Emmanuel Newton in the light heavyweight division and Daniel Straus looks to erase an earlier defeat at the hands of featherweight champion Pat Curran
The last several days have been rough for Bellator fighters. The injury bug is running rampant starting with the news that Tito Ortiz had fractured his next. That pushed the pay-per-view the side with Bellator 106 going to Spike TV. Vinicius Queiroz was set to battle fellow heavyweight Cheick Kongo but that fight was moved to a later date and has now been scrapped all together.