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Bellator Signs Global Distribution Deal

Nov 07, 2011Comments off70 Views

Bellator has signed a new deal with FremantleMedia for global distribution rights of their product, as well licensing and other options in the United States.

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Full Fight Card for BAMMA 8 Announced

Nov 04, 2011Comments off113 Views

BAMMA has now officially announced the fight card for their 8th show coming up in England with light heavyweights Jimi Manuwa and Antony Rea leading

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Showdown Fights Presents Evolution

Nov 03, 2011Comments off130 Views

Showdown Fights presents “Evolution” on Nov. 18 live from the UCCU Events Center in Orem, Utah, featuring Jordan Smith vs. Josh McDonald.

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Bellator 56 Results: Ben Askren Tops Jay Hi...

Oct 30, 2011Comments off208 Views

Ben Askren retained his Bellator welterweight title in a hard fought battle with Jay Hieron.

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Tyson Griffin Selects Winner in Charity Eve...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off214 Views

As UFC 137 fast approaches, featherweight Tyson Griffin has selected a winner for his Impact Fight Charities fundraiser to benefit the Boys Town of Nevada.

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Lyman Good Greets Michael Costa at Bellator...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off108 Views

Former Bellator champion Lyman Good welcomes Michael Costa to the promotion at Bellator 59 in Atlantic City, N.J.

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Bellator 55 Results: Light Heavyweight Cham...

Oct 23, 2011Comments off102 Views

Alexis Vila and Eduardo Dantas both earned the bantamweight tournament finals, while the light heavyweight champ suffered a loss at Bellator 55.

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Bellator 55 Weigh-in Results; Bantamweight ...

Oct 22, 2011Comments off95 Views

Full Bellator 55 weigh-in results from Yuma, Arizona, where the Season 5 bantamweight semifinals are set for Saturday night.

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Bellator 54 Weigh-In Results: Middleweight ...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off152 Views

The middleweight semifinals are set as the Bellator 54 weigh-ins went down in Atlantic City, NJ on Friday.

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Cage Warriors to Introduce Mandatory Blood ...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off302 Views

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship on Tuesday announced that, going forward, they will introduce mandatory blood testing for all of their fighters.

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Friday’s M-1 Challenge XXVII Undergoe...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off138 Views

After suffering a training injury to his elbow and arm, reigning M-1 Global champion Guram Gugenishvili has been forced to withdraw from his title defense

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Saunders, Lima Secured Spots in Welterweigh...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off139 Views

There were eight at the start but after Bellator 53 in Miami, Okla., just two men remain in the Bellator Season 5 Welterweight Tournament.

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Ryan Jimmo Takes Close Decision from Sokoud...

Oct 08, 2011Comments off152 Views

Ryan Jimmo ran his winning streak to 16 straight victories, but it wasn’t without some doubt.

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UFC on Xbox Live Brings the Octagon to Your...

Oct 07, 2011Comments off222 Views

Step into the Octagon and experience the energy of the Ultimate Fighting Championship like never before with the launch of UFC on Xbox LIVE on

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Champ Hector Lombard Face Trevor Prangley a...

Oct 04, 2011Comments off93 Views

Reigning Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard will put his 24-fight undefeated streak on the line against former UFC fighter Trevor Prangley.

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ProElite Continues its Return with Sylvia v...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off216 Views

ProElite, Inc., will host its second major MMA event in 2011 at the i Wireless Center in Moline, Ill., on Saturday, Nov. 5.

Big Man Semifinals Set after Quarterfinals ...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off102 Views

The big men settled the quarterfinal round of the Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament at Bellator 52 on Saturday night in Louisiana.

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Zoia Gurgel vs. Carina Damm Featured at Bel...

Sep 29, 2011Comments off274 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced it will once again travel north of the border to Casino Rama in Ontario for Bellator 57.

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Xyience Signs Endorsement Deal with Frank M...

Sep 27, 2011Comments off182 Views

LAS VEGAS— XYIENCE, maker of Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC, has finalized an endorsement deal with mixed martial arts (MMA) athlete and

Bellator 49 Results: Welterweights Whittled...

Sep 11, 2011Comments off139 Views

Bellator 49 whittled the Season 5 Welterweight Tournament contenders down to four semifinalists, including Chris Lozano, Ben Saunders, Luis Santos, and Douglas Lima.

Kurt Pellegrino Ends Retirement to Fight at...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off180 Views

UFC veteran Kurt Pellegrino used Bellator 49 on Saturday night as a platform to announce that he is coming out of a short-lived retirement to

Bellator 49 Official Weigh-in Results

Sep 09, 2011Comments off97 Views

The weigh-in for Bellator 49 is complete, with all 18 competitors taking the scale.

Brett Rogers vs. Eddie Sanchez Headlines Ti...

Sep 03, 2011Comments off176 Views

Titan Fighting Championship on Saturday announced the main event for its upcoming Titan Fighting Championship 20 event, Brett Rogers vs. Eddie Sanchez.

World Kickboxing Champion Cosmo Alexander J...

Sep 01, 2011Comments off234 Views

After an incredibly successful kickboxing career, lightweight sensation Cosmo “Good Boy” Alexander has signed a long-term promotional agreement with Bellator Fighting Championships.

Bellator 52 Heavyweight Tournament Quarterf...

Aug 31, 2011Comments off104 Views

Bellator on Wednesday announced the quarterfiinal pairings for its Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament. The bouts are featured on the main card of Bellator 52.

Bellator Takes Season 5 to Hi-Def with EPIX

Aug 30, 2011Comments off127 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Tuesday announced that it has partnered with EPIX to take its live MTV2 broadcasts to the HD platform.

Fans Will Select UFC Undisputed 3 Video Gam...

Aug 26, 2011Comments off267 Views

THQ Inc. and Zuffa, LLC on Friday announced a franchise-first opportunity for consumers to select the cover athlete for UFC Undisputed 3.

Zuffa and Ubisoft Resolve Issues Over Use o...

Aug 25, 2011Comments off174 Views

Zuffa and Ubisoft jointly announce the resolution of an ongoing disagreement between the companies that stemmed from Ubisoft's use of the term "Ultimate Fighting" on

TUF 14 Cast Revealed; The Final Season on S...

Aug 22, 2011Comments off173 Views

The fourteenth season of The Ultimate Fighter will kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT with a special two-hour premiere featuring all

Chris Cisneros Replaces Injured Rick Hawn i...

Aug 20, 2011Comments off180 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Saturday confirmedthat Chris Cisneros will replace an injured Rick Hawn in Bellator’s upcoming Season 5 Welterweight Tournament.