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Thiago Santos Injured, Bellator 45 Loses He...

May 19, 2011Comments off471 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced that Thiago Santos has been removed from the Bellator 45 fight card due to injury.

Bellator Adds Olympian Alexis Vila to Seaso...

May 17, 2011Comments off611 Views

Cuban Olympian Alexis Vila joins Bellator featherweight champion Joe Warren and a strong cast of fighters entering Bellator's Season 5 Bantamweight Tournament.

Bellator 44 Rockets To Season’s Best ...

May 17, 2011Comments off429 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships hit a Season 4 peak in TV ratings with Saturday night’s Bellator 44 on MTV2. The promotion’s latest event drew an average

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Bellator Champion Ben Askren Knows He Is Ev...

May 17, 2011Comments off1169 Views

Bellator champion Ben Askren has long term goals of being the best fighter in the world at 170lbs, but to do that he knows all

05/16/11 RADIO – UFC 130 Fighter Bria...

May 16, 2011Comments off634 Views

Monday night's edition of MMAWeekly Radio welcomes UFC 130 fighter Brian Stann and Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren.

Bellator 44 Video: Hector Lombard KO’...

May 15, 2011Comments off459 Views

Check out the video of Bellator champion Hector Lombard putting Niko Vitale away with one punch to win his fight at Bellator 44.

Bellator 44 Results: Michael Chandler Earns...

May 15, 2011Comments off1092 Views

Michael Chandler earned $100,000 and a shot at Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez on Saturday night, while Hector Lombard moved his winning streak to 18 with

MMAWeekly Radio Round-Up: Santiago, Goldber...

May 14, 2011Comments off475 Views

This past week of MMAWeekly Radio was one that you wouldn't want to miss a day. When would you anyway right? It was a stacked

Bellator 44 Weigh-ins Live on MMAWeekly.com...

May 13, 2011Comments off410 Views

Watch the Bellator 44 weigh-ins at 6 p.m. ET on Friday, streaming live on MMAWeekly.com.

Bellator 44 Fight Card Rumors

May 12, 2011Comments off525 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 44 on May 14, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Winning Bellator Tourney, Jay Hieron Prepar...

May 12, 2011Comments off480 Views

Having fought his way through adversity and the Bellator Season 4 welterweight tournament, Jay Hieron is back on track. Next target: Ben Askren and the

05/10/11 RADIO – Ivan Salaverry, Niko...

May 10, 2011Comments off651 Views

MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday features interviews with the returning Ivan Salaverry, Bellator headliner Niko Vitale and BAMMA UK VP Liam Fisher.

Bellator Signs Wand Fight Team Instructors ...

May 10, 2011Comments off1273 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships is on a signing streak... or is it a Wand Fight Team signing streak? The promotion has signed two of the Las

05/09/11 RADIO – Anthony Johnson, Dou...

May 09, 2011Comments off639 Views

MMAWeekly Radio Monday night brings you interviews with Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, new Bellator signee Douglas Lima and top Japanese women's fighter Mei Yamaguchi.

Former MFC Champion Douglas Lima Headed to ...

May 09, 2011Comments off745 Views

MFC welterweight champion Douglas Lima, who is considered one of the top prospects in the division, is likely to sign on with Bellator Fighting Championships

Jay Hieron Sweeps Tourney, Earns a Bellator...

May 08, 2011Comments off495 Views

Former IFL welterweight champion Jay Hieron kept his return streak alive on Saturday night at Bellator 43 in Newkirk, Okla., moving into a title fight

Jay Hieron Riding Momentum Into Bellator We...

May 07, 2011Comments off400 Views

After more than a yearlong break, Jay Hieron is excited to be fighting for the third time two months when he steps in the cage

Bellator 43 Official Weigh-in Results; Hawn...

May 07, 2011Comments off441 Views

Bellator 43 takes place at the First Council Casino in Newkirk, Okla., on Saturday night. The official weigh-ins and pre-fight press conference were conducted at

Bellator 43 Weigh-ins Live on MMAWeekly.com...

May 06, 2011Comments off404 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly.com at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET for a live video stream of the Bellator 43 weigh-in and press conference.

Injury Forces Lyman Good Off Bellator 44 Fi...

May 06, 2011Comments off799 Views

Former Bellator welterweight champion Lyman Good has again been derailed from his attempts to regain the title. An injury has forced his withdrawal from next

Bellator 43 Fight Card Rumors

May 05, 2011Comments off510 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 43 on May 7, 2011, at First Council Casino in Newkirk, Oklahoma, rumored fight card and bouts.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: No Big Changes as Favo...

May 04, 2011Comments off541 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, May 4. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from all across the world

Marcos Galvo Signs for Bellator Bantamweigh...

May 03, 2011Comments off785 Views

Marcos Galvao has agreed to a long term contract with Bellator to enter the promotions Season 5 bantamweight tournament. He could rematch featherweight champion Joe

Bellator TV Ratings Rebound, Continuing Sea...

Apr 26, 2011Comments off392 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships, enjoying a consistent television presence for the first time, is still struggling to find a consistent audience on MTV2, although Bellator 42

Bellator 42 Results: Hale and M’Pumbu...

Apr 24, 2011Comments off868 Views

Bellator 42 went down on Saturday night with the finalists for the light heavyweight tournament moving on, as well as Ronnie Mann making his Bellator

Bellator 42 Weigh-in Results; Light Heavywe...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off358 Views

Bellator returns to the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Okla., on Saturday night. The semifinal bouts of the promotion’s light heavyweight tournament are slated for

Former Lightweight Challenger Pat Curran Jo...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off408 Views

Coming off of a loss to Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, Pat Curran is going to make a move... back down to the featherweight division.

Bellator 42 Weigh-ins Live on MMAWeekly.com...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off321 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly.com at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET for a live video stream of the Bellator 42 weigh-in and press conference.

Former Champ Lyman Good Faces Dan Hornbuckl...

Apr 18, 2011Comments off854 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Monday added a Season 5 welterweight qualifier bout to its May 14 event, Bellator 44, in Atlantic City.

Bellator 41 KO Video: Patricio Pitbull Drop...

Apr 17, 2011Comments off677 Views

Patricio "Pitbull" Freire on Saturday night dropped Wilson Reis and finished him with strikes en route to the Bellator Season 4 Featherweight Tournament finals. Check