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Ferrid Kheder Misses Weight at Bellator, Jo...

Mar 11, 2011Comments off335 Views

Bellator lightweight Ferrid Kheder missed weight and left the building, so Josh Shockley has stepped up to replace him for the kick off to the

Bellator 36 Weigh-in and Press Conference L...

Mar 11, 2011Comments off447 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly.com at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET for a live stream of the Bellator 36 weigh-in and press conference.

Jay Hieron Using Bellator Tournament To Sho...

Mar 10, 2011Comments off396 Views

Mired in contract negotiations and other career distractions, Jay Hieron returned at Bellator 35 last weekend with a first-round submission. He tells MMAWeekly.com that he's

Bellator 35 Highlight Video: Bloody Fight B...

Mar 09, 2011Comments off727 Views

Bellator on Wednesday posted the following highlight video from the bloody battle between Waachiim Spiritwolf and Jaime Jara at the promotion's Season 4 opener on

Zoila Gurgel Kicks Off 2011 With a Victory,...

Mar 09, 2011Comments off593 Views

Bellator champion Zoila Gurgel (formerly Zoila Frausto) kicked off 2011 with a victory and a new name, but unfortunately, also with a broken hand.

Bellator Premier Marks Big TV Ratings Boost...

Mar 08, 2011Comments off435 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships kicked off its fourth season with a new TV partner... and that new TV partner is happy. MTV2 recorded a boost in

Bellator 35 Medical Suspensions Include Zoi...

Mar 07, 2011Comments off415 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Monday announced the medical suspensions for Bellator 35, which included only one tournament winner.

Bellator 35 Fight Salaries: Tourney Winners...

Mar 07, 2011Comments off528 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Monday released the fighter salary information for Bellator 35, the promotion's first event of Season 4.

Bellator 35 Results: Hieron, Good, Hawn and...

Mar 06, 2011Comments off492 Views

Bellator 35 featured the first round of the welterweight tournament for season 4 with Jay Hieron, Lyman Good, Rick Hawn and Brent Weedman moving on.

Bellator 35 Video: Jimmy Wallhead Returns f...

Mar 05, 2011Comments off373 Views

As Briton Jimmy Wallhead prepared for Saturday's Bellator 35 fight with Rick Hawn, he took time to sit down with MMAWeekly.com U.K. correspondent Lee Whitehead

Jay Hieron Happy to Move Past the Politics ...

Mar 04, 2011Comments off327 Views

Jay Hieron is ready to move past the politics that kept him out of action for over a year. Now he's ready to fight

Bellator 35

Feb 24, 2011Comments off549 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 35 on March 5, 2011, at Tachi Palace Casino & Resort in Lemoore, California, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator Announces Spanish Language Broadca...

Feb 24, 2011Comments off484 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced that Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más will air the fight promotion's fourth season. “Bellator” in Spanish will premiere every

UPDATED: Former Sengoku Champ Marlon Sandro...

Feb 23, 2011Comments off533 Views

The raid on the Sengoku talent pool continues as former featherweight champion Marlon Sandro has now left the promotion and signed a new multi-fight deal

Hector Lombard Returns At Bellator 44 Again...

Feb 22, 2011Comments off358 Views

Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard been out of action since defending his belt last October, but will return at Bellator 44 on May 14 to

Roger Huerta Healing Up, Dispels Rumors of ...

Feb 19, 2011Comments off797 Views

Roger Huerta took to Twitter on Saturday to dispel rumors of his pending retirement. He'll be back.

Bellator 46 Fight Card Rumors

Feb 19, 2011Comments off393 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 46 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, on May 28, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 45 Fight Card Rumors

Feb 19, 2011Comments off357 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 45 at the L'Auberge du Lac Casino Resort in Lake Charles, Louisiana, on May 21, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Former UFC Champion Ricco Rodriguez Signs W...

Feb 18, 2011Comments off587 Views

While he's currently preparing for his bout against James McSweeney in BAMMA next week, former UFC heavyweight champion Ricco Rodriguez has now signed a new

Sengoku Releases Ronnie Mann, Bellator Sign...

Feb 17, 2011Comments off505 Views

The mass exodus of international fighters from the Sengoku roster continues. Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced that it has acquired the services of one

Eddie Alvarez Defends Bellator Lightweight ...

Feb 16, 2011Comments off649 Views

Eddie Alvarez will finally get to defend his Bellator lightweight title, and last season's tournament winner Pat Curran will finally get his shot.

Bellator Champ Ben Askren In Non-Title Affa...

Feb 16, 2011Comments off668 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Wednesday announced that its welterweight champion, Ben Askren, will be back in action this season in a non-title fight against UFC

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Fedor Loses, Shakes Up...

Feb 16, 2011Comments off1014 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, Feb. 16. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from all across the world

Bellator: Zak Makovsky Meets Chad Robichaux...

Feb 15, 2011Comments off453 Views

Bellator bantamweight champion Zak Makovsky will get back in action in April at Bellator 41 against undefeated prospect Chad Robichaux in a non-title fight.

Bellator 42 Fight Card Rumors

Feb 11, 2011Comments off419 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 42 on April 23, 2011, at Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Oklahoma, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 41 Fight Card Rumors

Feb 11, 2011Comments off368 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 41 on April 16, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 36

Feb 11, 2011Comments off319 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 36 on March 12, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Anthony Lapsley Replaces Steve Carl In Bell...

Feb 11, 2011Comments off614 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Friday announced that Bellator veteran Anthony Lapsley will replace an injured Steve Carl in the promotion's Season 4 welterweight tournament.

Bellator Season 4 Lightweight Tourney Roste...

Feb 11, 2011Comments off512 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Friday confirmed its sixth competitor for its Season 4 lightweight tournament.

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jon Jones Making Big M...

Feb 09, 2011Comments off571 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, Feb. 9. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from all across the world