Bellator lightweight tournament champion Dave Jansen (19-2 MMA, 6-0 BMMA) is returning after an extended injury layoff to fight two-time tourney champ Rick Hawn (18-3 MMA, 10-3 BMMA) at Bellator 130, MMAjunkie today confirmed with Bellator President Scott Coker. 270 more words
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If you’re counting, that’s now six wins – and six knockouts – in a seven-fight span for big-show vet Paul Daley.
Daley (35-13-2), a hard-hitting English welterweight, added the latest clip to his lengthy highlight reel on Saturday after posting a second-round knockout of Marinho Moreira da Rocha (28-7) at BAMMA 16 in England. 113 more words
Last month, porn star Christy Mack was allegedly (“allegedly”) beaten, tortured and almost murdered by her ex-boyfriend, former UFC and Bellator fighter Jon ‘War Machine’ Koppenhaver. 146 more words
At Friday’s Bellator 124 event, Emanuel Newton was getting a serious push from heavy underdog title challenger Joey Beltran.
In fact, had the fight gone the distance, there may have been some tense moments waiting for the scorecards to be announced. 202 more words
Newly minted Bellator heavyweight Stephan Bonnar chatted with Inside MMA’s Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten and not surprisingly, Tito Ortiz’s name came up. 77 more words
Liam McGeary and Kelly Anundson throw down later tonight with much on the line in the Bellator 124 co-main event.
The light heavyweights will clash in the promotion’s “Summer Series” tournament final. 123 more words
The Mohegan Department of Athletic Regulation is taking administrative action against one-high profile fighter and evaluating a rule change for others following Bellator 123.
MDAR director Michael Mazzulli today told MMAjunkie the commission is fining Muhammed Lawal $2,500 for cursing and flipping off the crowd following his win over Dustin Jacoby at the event this past Friday at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. 362 more words