Bellator signs undefeated Russian heavyweight Vitaly Minakov

The heavyweight additions continue for Bellator Fighting Championships as the promotion has added the undefeated Vitaly Minakov to the heavyweight ranks. Minakov joins Bellator fresh off a vicious knockout of Bellator veteran Eddie Sanchez, and is ready to take his talents stateside and compete with the world’s best fighters.

King of the Cage: “Underground 72” set for November 12th in Michigan

Saturday, November 12th, at the beautiful Kewadin Casino in Sault Ste Marie, MI. Magnaflow Exhaust products and King of the Cage present “Underground 72” a stacked night of Mixed Martial Arts action featuring KOTC rising welterweight prospect Brett Sbardella facing ever dangerous Eddie Sanchez in the Main Event.

Pictures: Bellator 24 fight night action

In the following Bellator 24 gallery you will see photos from Neil Grove’s TKO of Eddie Sanchez, Hector Lombard’s knockout of “Whisper” Goodman, Yves Edwards vs. Luis Palomino and the two women’s bouts.

Bellator 24 results and play-by-play

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Bellator Fighting Championships makes its third season debut tonight at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Bellator 24 will broadcast live on FOX Sports Net beginning at 7:00 p.m. CT.

Eddie Sanchez vs. Neil Grove to kick off Bellator Season 3 Heavyweight Tournament on Aug. 12th

CHICAGO, Ill. (July 19, 2010) — Bellator Fighting Championships’ much-anticipated Season 3 Heavyweight Tournament will kick off on Thursday, Aug. 12th with an intriguing opening-round fight between heavy-handed UFC veteran Eddie Sanchez and massive British knockout artist Neil “Goliath” Grove at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Sanchez and Grove join … Read more

Bellator 20 results and play-by-play

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Bellator 20 takes place tonight at the Majestic Theatre in downtown San Antonio, Texas. The main card is supposed to air live on FOX Sports Net beginning at 7:00 p.m. CT, although baseball is showing in some markets. MAIN CARD: Eddie Sanchez def. Marcus  Sursa by TKO (punches) Rd 3 (0:23) Alexander Shlemenko … Read more

Bellator 20 weigh-in results

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The Bellator 20 weigh-ins took place on Wednesday. All of the main card fighters who will be competing in the televised events all made weight without incident. The same can not be said of the preliminary card fighters; Andrew Chappele and Brian Melancon were both a few pounds over and are … Read more