Bellator’s Doug Marshall suspended by Pennsylvania commission following failed test for banned substance

Doug Rhino Marshall

The news coming out of Pennsylvania is yet another blow to Bellator Season 8 middleweight tournament winner Doug Marshall. Not only did he lose to Alexander Schlemenko and break his hand but now he has been suspended following a test for an undisclosed banned substance.

Bellator 109 weigh-in results

Doug Rhino Marshall

Bethlehem, PA. (November 21, 2013) – The Bellator weigh-ins have been completed from Pennsylvania’s Sands Casino in preparation for Bellator MMA’s November 22nd event, which will showcase the Bellator Middleweight World Title Fight and the Bellator Lightweight and Middleweight Tournament Finals.

Watch Bellator 109 weigh-ins LIVE on ProMMAnow.com starting at 5 p.m. ET today

The final event of Season 9 goes down tomorrow night but before the action begins the fighters must weigh-in today at the Sands Bethlehem in Pennsylvania for Bellator 109. Alexander Schlemenko puts his middleweight title on the line when he faces Doug Marshall in the main event.

Bellator releases welterweight Matt Riddle

Newport Beach, CA. (November 19, 2013) – A welterweight feature fight between Matt Riddle and Nathan Coy has been removed from the November 22nd card after Riddle has withdrawn from the fight. Originally scheduled to compete in the Season 9 Welterweight Tournament, Riddle suffered a rib injury and was removed from the tournament due to the injury. … Read more