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.
Friday night on the Bellator 102 main card, the heavyweight tournament semifinals take place and the first match to go down will be Vinicius Queiroz taking on heavy handed Lavar Johnson. Both these men are great strikers, and without question this is going to be a war for the ages, that is if the gas … Read more
Bellator MMA kicks off their Summer Series on Wednesday, June 19 at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla. Bellator 96 features a lightweight title fight between champion Michael Chandler and challenger Dave Jansen, as well as the first round of the heavyweight and light heavyweight Summer Series tournaments.
This weekend Bellator kicks off their heavyweight tournament at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. The field is headlined by a grudge match between Eric Prindle and Thiago Santos. With only a few hours until fight time, there is a still a chance the contest will not happen. Also, this week Mann Talk debuts some useless MMA math, because heavyweight MMA calls for ridiculousness.
Chute Boxe heavyweight fighter Vinicius Quieroz failed a UFC 120 postfight drug screening and tested positive for the anabolic steroid stanolozol.