‘WSOF 9: Carl vs. Palhares’ conference call highlights

World Series of Fighting hosted a media conference call on Tuesday with “World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares” headliners Steve Carl and Rousimar Palhares, as well as main-card competitors Marlon Moraes,Josh Rettinghouse, Josh Burkman and Tyler Stinson. Joining the fighters on the call was WSOF President Ray Sefo and WSOF Executive Vice President Ali Abdelaziz.

World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares full card

The five-fight, NBCSN-televised main card for World Series of Fighting 9 is now complete with the addition of three new contests, including welterweights Josh “The People’s Warrior” Burkman (26-10) vs. Tyler “The Evolution” Stinson (27-9), lightweights Ozzy Dugulubgov (5-1) vs. Johnny Nunez (4-0) and featherweights Mike Corey (12-3-1) vs. Shane Kruchten (11-2).

Steve Carl signs Paradigm MMA Management for full-service representation

(Irvine, CA) Steve Carl has signed with Paradigm MMA Management for full service representation. The Bellator and M-1 veteran has amassed a 19-3 record in his professional MMA career. While Steve as an active duty member of the United States army he was stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. He began training MMA at The Grapplers … Read more

Bellator 26 weigh-in results

Fighters competing at Thursday’s Bellator 26 in Kansas City, weighed in today at the Mariott KC Downtown, with all fighters making weight without incident. Bellator 26 will broadcast live Thursday evening on FOX Sports Net starting at 7 p.m. CT.

UPDATE: Venue change for Bellator 26 official weigh-in/pre-fight press conference still scheduled for 8 p.m. CT tonight

The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator 26 at the Kansas City Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City will take place TONIGHT at 8 p.m. CT at the Marriott KJackC Downtown.

Bellator brings championship fight to K.C. Power & Light District featuring Mizzou wrestling standout Ben Askren vs. top-rated Dan Hornbuckle

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 26, 2010) — Ben Askren, who won two NCAA wrestling championships while competing at the University of Missouri and then represented the United States at the 2008 Olympic Games, will headline Bellator Fighting Championships’ latest event at KC Live! in the Kansas City Power & Light District on June 17th. Askren … Read more

Bellator Fighting Championships to host open tryout in Boston on Tuesday May 4

SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Are you a professional MMA fighter looking for a shot at the big time? On Tuesday, May 4, Bellator Fighting Championships will hold an open workout at Mark Dellagrotte’s Sityodtong Academy located at 100 Broadway, Somerville, Mass. 02145. The phone number at the academy is 617-625-7339. Driving directions can be found on … Read more