Bellator signs three-time All American wrestler Jarod Trice

Bellator MMA has announced the signing of three-time All American wrestler Jarod Trice to an exclusive, multi-fight contract. “We’re excited to be adding yet another world-class wrestling talent to our ever-growing roster of fighters here at Bellator,” stated Bellator President Scott Coker. “I’ve always taken great pride in our ability to identify and build stars … Read more

Bellator MMA targeting New York event soon

No doubt the UFC was instrumental in helping bring MMA to New York, even though they kind of hindered it in a way too at times with their battle with the culinary union. But the UFC isn’t the only mixed martial arts promotion that will get to reap the benefits of the new legislature. This opens … Read more

Bellator MMA to hold international events in 2016

Bellator MMA, the emerging mixed martial arts promotion, will hold its first three events outside of North America in 2016, with stops planned in London, Tel Aviv, and Italy. The announcement was made today by Scott Coker, President, Bellator MMA. The event in London will be held at the O2 Arena with the main card … Read more

Michael Chandler vs. David Rickels II set for Bellator 145

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

Fedor Emelianenko to fight on Spike TV on New Year’s Eve live from Japan

Fedor Emelianenko is returning to MMA after a three-year absence and now we know where he will be competing. The Last Emperor will fight LIVE on Spike TV on New Year’s Eve from Tokyo, Japan against a soon to be named opponent. Bellator is partnering with former Pride President Nobuyuki Sakakibara to put on the … Read more

Phantom Cam: Bellator 141 ‘Guillard vs. Girtz’ photo gallery

Bellator 141 went down Friday night in Temecula and PMN correspondent Joey Krebs a.k.a. The Phantom Street Artist was on scene to capture the action with an artistic eye that only comes from the guy who created the legendary Rage Against The Machine “The Battle of Los Angeles” album cover art.

Josh Thomson signs with Bellator MMA

Bellator MMA is proud to announce the signing of Josh “The Punk” Thomson (20-8, 1 NC) to an exclusive multi-year, multi-fight contract. At 36-years-young, the former Strikeforce Lightweight World Champion remains one of the top 155-pounders in the sport, having competed in top organizations including UFC and Pride. Residing in San Jose, Calif. and training … Read more

Randy Couture leaves door open to fight Fedor Emelianenko… where’s Scott Coker?

In October 2007 Randy Couture resigned as UFC heavyweight champion and left the organization and one of the reasons he cited was because they had failed sign Fedor Emelianenko. During that era Randy was coming off back-to-back wins in which he had once again won the heavyweight title, this time against Tim Sylvia, and he had also defended … Read more

STOP! Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement

Stop what you are doing and take note for a moment where you are, look around, take it in and always remember this is where you heard the news the G.O.A.T. Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement, is already training, and will be returning to a mixed martial arts cage near you. Fedor dropped … Read more

Bellator 140: Douglas Lima to defend welterweight title against Andrey Koreshkov

Bellator MMA Welterweight World Champion Douglas “The Phenom” Lima (26-5), one of the most talented and well-rounded 170-pound fighters on the planet today, puts his title on the line against Russian knockout artist Andrey “Spartan” Koreshkov (17-1) on Friday, July 16, at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. “Douglas Lima is an incredible champion who is in for one … Read more