Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney announced today that the promotion has made an addition to its tournament-based format.
Bellator 117 took place on Friday night at the Mid America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, where Douglas Lima dominated en route to winning the
Douglas Lima on Friday night once again has an opportunity to achieve his ultimate goal: to become the Bellator welterweight champion.
Douglas Lima is a two-time tournament winner, but has yet to capture the belt. At Bellator 117, he faces Rick Hawn for the 170-pound title.
Check out the Bellator 117 weigh-ins streaming live Thursday at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT from Council Bluffs, Iowa, on MMAWeekly.com.
Rick Hawn believes that the time is now for him to win the Bellator welterweight championship, but he also knows that beating Douglas Lima will
Douglas Lima and Rick Hawn will headline Bellator 117 from Iowa’s Mid-American Center on April 18 as the two clash in a Bellator welterweight title
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The main event is set for Bellator 117. Douglas Lima and Rick Hawn will headline a packed night of fights from Iowa’s Mid-American Center on
Bellator will make its way to Iowa for the first time on Friday, October 18th, as Cedar Rapid’s U.S. Cellular Center plays host to
Douglas Lima knocked out Ben Saunders at Bellator 100 on Friday night, earning a shot at the Bellator welterweight championship.
Injuries over the last three weeks have forced Mark Scanlon and Matt Riddle out of Bellator’s Season 9 Welterweight Tournament. They have been replaced by
Pat Curran said that “you’re going to have to pretty much kill me to take away (the Bellator belt).” Shahbulat Shamhalaev didn’t kill Curran on
Having failed to wrest the lightweight title from Michael Chandler, Rick Hawn returns to welterweight at Bellator 95, looking for redemption in the form of
Bellator's debut show on Spike TV ended up as an almost flawless performance with both Michael Chandler and Pat Curran retaining their titles, while Renato
After a day off, MMAWeekly Radio returns with a stacked show for Thursday with guests including Tarec Saffiedine, Michael Chandler, Rick Hawn and Javier Vazquez.
Bellator 360 marked the launch of Bellator programming on its new television home, and Spike TV officials are pleased with the ratings the show's first
Rick Hawn and Cole Konrad were the big winners at Bellator 70 on Friday night. Check out the Bellator 70 video highlights!
Bellator 70 was capped off with Rick Hawn winning the lightweight tournament, while Cole Konrad made short work of Eric Prindle to defend his heavyweight
After a bone-breaking finish of Patricky Freire at Bellator 62, Lloyd Woodard says he'd consider it an honor to crack Rick Hawn upside his head
For former American Olympic Judo team member Rick Hawn, the question going into his Season 6 Lightweight Quarterfinal fight with Ricardo Tirloni at Bellator 62
Bellator Fighting Championships on Saturday confirmedthat Chris Cisneros will replace an injured Rick Hawn in Bellator’s upcoming Season 5 Welterweight Tournament.
The season 5 Bellator welterweight tournament is set to get underway on Sept 10 with several familiar faces and a few new ones as well.
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
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
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 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
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.
Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made his first successful defense of his title on Saturday night with a unanimous decision win over Pat Curran.
The California State Athletic Commission on Monday released the fighter salary information for Bellator 35, the promotion's first event of Season 4.