Bellator season three heavyweight tournament finalist Neil “Goliath” Grove will face heavy-handed Zak Jensen as part of Bellator 47’s main card to air LIVE on MTV2 Saturday, July 23.
Twenty-seven-year-old World Kickboxing Champion and WBC Muay Thai Champion Thiago Michel Pereira Silva has been added to Bellator Fighting Championships’ lightweight roster.
NEW YORK, NY – June 29, 2011 –MTV2 closed out the second quarter of 2011 as its highest rated in history with P12-34 (+ 11% from 2Q10) and Total Viewers (+14% from 2Q10). Among M12-34, it was MTV2’s highest rated second quarter ever, including rating increases with its returning series Sucker Free Countdown (+6% from … Read more
Bellator may not have an event this weekend, but the promotion is still steaming along with their fourth season. Karl Amoussou will meet Sam Alvey at Bellator 45.
UNCASVILLE, CT (March 29, 2011) — Bellator Lightweight World Champion Eddie Alvarez will defend his world title this Saturday, April 2nd against Season 2 Lightweight Tournament champion Pat Curran in a highly anticipated World Championship Fight LIVE on MTV2. Former Welterweight world champion Lyman “Cyborg” Good will take on undefeated Judo Olympian Rick Hawn in … Read more
CHICAGO, Ill. (March 16, 2011) — Bellator Fighting Championships today announced the promotion’s newly signed multi-year alliance with its long-term Florida partner Redline Media Group, to produce a series of nationally televised MTV2 events in 2011 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, a venue which has hosted numerous Bellator events … Read more
NEW YORK, NY. (March 07, 2011) — Everlast Worldwide, the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of fight sports equipment, apparel and footwear announced last Friday that it will continue its partnership with Bellator Fighting Championships, the nationally televised mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion. Everlast will continue to be the exclusive competition fight glove worn … Read more
ProMMAnow.com’s Susan Cingari talks with Bellator Fighting Championships CEO Bjorn Rebney about the upcoming season and the move to MTV2.
CHICAGO, Ill. (February 22, 2011) — Fast-rising undefeated prospect Tim Carpenter has signed an exclusive contract with Bellator Fighting Championships to compete in Bellator’s first ever Light Heavyweight Tournament, airing LIVE on MTV2 starting in March. Carpenter joins Bellator with a perfect 6-0 professional record that includes a hard fought decision victory against dangerous submission … Read more