The weigh-ins are done and Tito Ortiz and Chael Sonnen are ready for their main event matchup at Bellator 170 Saturday in Inglewood, Calif. The two took to the scales this afternoon and both made weight with Tito coming in at 204.8 pounds and Chael coming in at 205.8 pounds. OUCH!! With an 18-bout lineup … Read more
The Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., was the scene for Thursday’s Bellator 160 weigh-ins and every fighter on the main card arrived on weight. Bellator 160 will feature an epic lightweight match up between former Bellator featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire and former WEC and UFC 155-pound king Benson “Smooth” Henderson in the main event. This match is … Read more
Former NFL overall number 1 pick and Carolina Panther QB Cam Newton was injured in a car accident on Tuesday afternoon not far from Bank of America stadium in Charlotte, NC. “Further testing revealed that Cam Newton has two transverse process fractures in his lower back and no further internal injuries,” according to Panther’s spokesman. … Read more
Welterweights Rick Hawn and Douglas Lima will battle for the vacant 170-pound title this evening in the Bellator 117 main event. The card also features the season 10 lightweight tournament semifinals. Bellator 117 will air LIVE on Spike TV from Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, starting at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT). The … Read more
This Friday, Rick Hawn will be challenging Douglas Lima for the Bellator Welterweight world championship! Bellator 117 also features a pair of Lightweight tournament semifinals, and a Welterweight feature fight. Karl Amoussou vs David Gomez Gomez won his last fight against Quinton McCottrell via tko, while Amoussou lost his last fight to Paul Bradley. Amoussou … Read more
The Bellator 117 weigh-ins took place today at Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, the same location playing host to Friday’s fight card headlined with a Welterweight Title Fight and airing live on Spike TV. All fighters on the main card made weight, including Rick Hawn (169.7 lbs.), the season 9 welterweight tournament winner, who … Read more
The Bellator Light Heavyweight Title will be settled on Friday, March 21st from the Kansas Star Arena, live on Spike TV. The main event will feature Bellator light heavyweight champion Attila Vegh defending his belt against “The Hardcore Kid” Emmanuel Newton. Also, the opening rounds of the Bellator Lightweight Tournament, including Kansas’s own David “The Caveman” Rickels facing Brazilian Knockout artist Patricy Pitbull.
The Bellator 98 event took place on Saturday night in Uncasville, Conneticut, at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The event was the beginning of Bellator’s eighth season and featured the start of an eight man middleweight tournament with the Bellator middleweight champ Alexander Shlemenko taking on Brett Cooper in the main event.
Bellator MMA was set to kick off their ninth season with a respectable card. However, medical issues have forced Joe Riggs and Joe Warren off the card, so a lot of the shine has dissipated. However, there is still a middleweight title fight and the first round of another Bellator tournament. The card takes place tomorrow night at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card will air live on Spike.