Once upon a time there were only a handful of stars in MMA. An elite group in Pride and one in the UFC. Then things exploded and more weight classes were added along with more events, and more TV deals. Now there are so many fighters coming and going that it’s hard to keep up. … Read more
Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison explains how she had enough of being disrespected by USA Judo and provides a scathing speech to USA Judo and its attendees at a fundraising dinner on the weekend of the National Judo Championships. Kayla Harrison – Olympic & World Champion said, “Judo, I love you but I’m breaking … Read more
Bellator 127 took place Friday night (Oct. 3, 2014) from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. and featured former featherweight champ Daniel Straus stopping Justin Wilcox via first round knockout in the main event. Also picking up wins were Kendall Grove, Sokoudjou, Ricky Rainey and Shawn Bunch. UFC vet Karo Parisyan was stopped by … Read more
Bellator MMA Bellator 122 takes place this evening from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. The event is headlined with a welterweight tournament final between Andrey Koreshkov vs. Adam McDonough. The middleweight tournament final and the light heavyweight tournament semifinal rounds are also on the card. The main card kicks off on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET, … Read more
Bellator 122 weigh-ins will be held this evening (July 24) at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT – local time) from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif. ProMMAnow.com will host a live stream of the proceedings. This will be Bellator’s first event with their new President, Scott Coker, at the helm. Welcome to Bellator … Read more
If you follow us on Twitter (@PROMMA), you know we told you last month Phil Baroni would be fighting Karo Parisyan on an upcoming Bellator card. That fight has now been set for Bellator 122 taking place from California’s Pechanga Resort & Casino Friday, July 25th. @PROMMA Karo? — Mike Wellman (@mikewellman88) May 19, 2014 Parisyan … Read more
Bellator 116 goes down tonight from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., and feature the Bellator Heavyweight, Middleweight and Welterweight tournament semifinals. Lavar Johnson and Blagoi Ivanov clash in the Heavyweight headliner. Aside from Johnson, quite a few other UFC vets and recognizable names are on this card including Rob Emerson, Vladimir Matyushenko, Karo … Read more
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.