ANAHEIM, Calif. – Benson Henderson (24-6) finally earned his first victory since joining the Bellator MMA fray at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., Friday night. The victory was listed as a TKO due to Pitbull’s inability to continue from a broken tibia, as a result Henson was immediately declared the winner. The victory was awarded by … 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
Newly-crowned Bellator featherweight champ Daniel Straus (25-6) reclaimed the 145-pound title last Friday night with a unanimous decision win over Patricio Freire (24-3) at Bellator 145 in St. Louis. “Pitbull” had two previous wins over the 31-year-old Cincinnati native, but despite Straus breaking his hand in the first round, he continued to outwork the Brazilian over … Read more
Bellator 145 takes place this evening from Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. The main event features a Featherweight Title match as Patricio “Pitbull” Freire puts his belt on the line against Daniel Straus in a trilogy fight. In the co-headliner, Lightweight champ Will Brooks defends his title against Marcin Held. PMN will provide round-by-round … Read more
Bellator MMA continues to stack the deck for its return to Scottrade Center in Saint Louis on November 6, when former lightweight champion“Iron” Michael Chandler (13-3) meets David “The Caveman” Rickels (16-3, 1 NC) in a rematch that takes place during the main card of “Bellator 145: Vengeance,” which airs live on Spike at 9 … Read more
Bellator 138 takes place this evening from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. and features a main event seven years in the making between street-fighting legend Kimbo Slice and MMA pioneer Ken Shamrock. PMN will provide live results and round-by-round updates coinciding with the main card which will broadcast live on Spike TV starting at 9 … Read more
Bellator MMA Weigh-ins for Bellator 138 take place Thursday at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the same venue that will play host to Friday’s main event between street-fighting legend Kimbo Slice and MMA pioneer Ken Shamrock. There’s a lot of heat between Slice and Shamrock and … Read more
The Bellator 103 event took place on Friday night at the Kansas Star Arena and aired live on Spike TV. The event was headlined by a the Season 9 Featherweight Tournament Semifinals Patricio Freire and Fabricio Guerreiro with Freire taking the unanimous decision to advance to the finals. Justin Wilcox used his wrestling to stifle Joe Taimanglo to win a unanimous decision, and David Rickels defeated J.J. Ambrose via third round TKO in front of his hometown crowd.
Bellator Fighting Championships’ Summer Series returns with Bellator MMA 97 on Wednesday, July 31, at the Santa Ana Star Center in Albuquerque, N.M. The event is headlined with two title fights as lightweight champ Michael Chandler takes on David Rickels, and welterweight champ Ben Askren takes on Andrey Koreshkov live on Spike TV.
Featherweight champion Pat Curran (18-4) spoke with ProMMAnow.com’s Daniel Theodore following his five-round split decision win over Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (17-2) Thursday night at Bellator 85 in Irvine, Calif. Curran discussed his thoughts on the close decision, his performance, Pitbull’s strategy and how soon he would like to face Bellator’s Season 6 tournament winner Daniel Straus in his next title defense.