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Bellator 85 Pulls Biggest TV Ratings in Pro...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off960 Views

It was almost a given that Bellator MMA would draw much better TV ratings with its move from MTV2 over to Spike TV, but now

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Eddie Alvarez Heads to Court On Jan 25 Seek...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off1164 Views

Former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez will head to court on Jan 25 to seek an injunction that would allow him to sign and fight for

Michael Chandler Shines, Curran Wins Split ...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off1260 Views

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

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Saffiedine, Chand...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off3434 Views

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.

Michael Chandler Poised to Become the New F...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off1114 Views

Michael Chandler isn't satisfied with a win unless it comes along with the roar of a crowd and people literally sitting on the edge of

Bellator Looking at Ratings on Spike TV as ...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off743 Views

he next few days will be a crucial time for Bellator Fighting Championships as they debut on Spike TV and look to define themselves as

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Promises No Ring ...

Jan 16, 2013Comments off1069 Views

It’s been 10 long months since Pat Curran won the Bellator featherweight championship, but he's ready to kick off the promotion's Spike TV debut in

Under Construction: Mike Guymon Rebuilding ...

Jan 16, 2013Comments off604 Views

Having fought professionally since 1999, 38-year-old Mike Guymon looks to resurrect his career under the Bellator banner.

Bellator Open to Signing Former Strikeforce...

Jan 11, 2013Comments off1337 Views

Since its inception, Bellator Fighting Championships has been a promotion that prided itself on building talent from within the organization and not picking up the

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It’s Gonna Get Ugly: Eddie Alvarez an...

Jan 10, 2013Comments off1550 Views

The contract negotiations between Eddie Alvarez, the UFC, and Bellator are getting ugly, just as UFC president Dana White predicted. We break down where the

Bellator Still Targeting Paul Daley vs. War...

Jan 10, 2013Comments off1275 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney says that if everything works out timing wise, they would love to target a potential Paul Daley vs. War Machine fight

Bellator Kicks Off Welterweight Tournament ...

Jan 09, 2013Comments off1742 Views

Bellator will kick off their next $100,000 welterweight tournament on Jan 24 with several familiar names in the field including Douglas Lima and Ben Saunders.

Christian M’Pumbu vs. Attila Vegh Lig...

Jan 07, 2013Comments off1277 Views

The title fights continue for Bellator MMA as the promotion announced Monday that Bellator light heavyweight champion Christian M’Pumbu will put his title on the

Spike Officials Pleased with Bellator 360 T...

Jan 04, 2013Comments off825 Views

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

Rad Martinez vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev Feath...

Jan 04, 2013Comments off1049 Views

After nearly four months in the making, the Bellator MMA Featherweight Tournament Finals between Rad Martinez and Shahbulat Shamhalaev will be concluded from Salt Lake

Bellator 360 Launches Thursday Night at 10 ...

Jan 03, 2013Comments off1018 Views

Bellator MMA makes its move to Spike TV this year and launches with Bellator 360 at 10 pm ET on Thursday, Jan. 3 on the

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Eddie Alvarez Situation Still Not Settled, ...

Dec 28, 2012Comments off1577 Views

It appears Eddie Alvarez's free agency won't be coming to an end in the near future without a fight happening first but it's not a

Paul Daley Out of Bellator Season 8 Tournam...

Dec 26, 2012Comments off973 Views

Paul Daley will not be a participant in the Bellator season 8 welterweight tournament, but the fighter denies charges levied against him about a bar

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Dana White: If He Ran Bellator, He’d ...

Dec 25, 2012Comments off1066 Views

UFC president Dana White says he doesn't blame Bellator for advertising during UFC events: "I'd be looking at everything I could to make myself look

Bellator 87 Marks Return to Michigan, Kicki...

Dec 23, 2012Comments off977 Views

After an incredibly successful Bellator debut at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in 2012, Bellator MMA will return to Mount Pleasant, Michigan on January 31st

Eduardo Dantas Puts Bantamweight Title on t...

Dec 21, 2012Comments off934 Views

Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas is set to put his title on the line against fellow Brazilian Marcos Galvao on Feb. 14 at Bellator 89.

Bellator 84 Bounces Back from Season Low TV...

Dec 18, 2012Comments off780 Views

Bellator’s final Season 7 event bounced back from last week’s abysmal season low to the second best TV ratings of the past 11 episodes.

Bellator 84 Video Highlights – New Heavyw...

Dec 17, 2012Comments off1614 Views

Season 7 of Bellator concluded with Alexander Volkov claiming the heavyweight world title and Felice Herrig making her promotional debut.

Bellator 84 Results: Alexander Volkov Captu...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off1035 Views

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Bellator, having to cancel another bout at the last minute on Friday night, but they were finally

Watch Bellator 84, Friday on MMAWeekly.com

Dec 14, 2012Comments off529 Views

Bellator 84 streams LIVE on Friday, Dec. 14 at 6:00 pm ET / 3:00 pm PT on MMAWeekly.com.

Bellator 88 Features Alexander Shlemenko vs...

Dec 14, 2012Comments off805 Views

Bellator follows up a strong initial salvo on Spike TV with a bout between Alexander Shlemenko and Maiquel Falcao for the vacant middleweight title.

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King Mo Lawal Draws Przemyslaw Mysiala for ...

Dec 12, 2012Comments off776 Views

After a long absence from the sport, former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion "King" Mo Lawal will return to action on Jan. 24 and he now

Bellator Final Between Rad Martinez and Sha...

Dec 11, 2012Comments off664 Views

Although Bellator officials initially intended to reschedule Rad Martinez vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev for this week’s Bellator 84 fight card, on Tuesday they revealed that Martinez

Bellator Lands on Thursday Nights on Spike ...

Dec 11, 2012Comments off1604 Views

Bellator and Spike TV officials on Tuesday announced the move of the promotion to the original home of The Ultimate Fighter, beginning with Bellator 85

War Machine Injured and Out 4 to 6 Months; ...

Dec 07, 2012Comments off1329 Views

The planned first fight for Bellator's debut on Spike TV won't go down as scheduled after fans voted to see British slugger Paul Daley face