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Hector Lombard Wins Again, Not Waiting Idly...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off958 Views

Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard may not have an apparent challenger to his title right now, but that’s not keeping Aussie from keeping busy.

With Help from Meditation and Sokoudjou, Je...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off327 Views

Sometimes people get the chance to make themselves great. And sometimes those same people blow that big opportunity. Jesse Taylor was one of those people,

With Help from Meditation and Sokoudjou, Je...

Sep 02, 2011Comments off618 Views

Sometimes people get the chance to make themselves great. And sometimes those same people blow that big opportunity. Jesse Taylor was one of those people,

World Kickboxing Champion Cosmo Alexander J...

Sep 01, 2011Comments off729 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 off431 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 off384 Views

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

Welterweight Jimmy Wallhead Steps Up to Fig...

Aug 29, 2011Comments off426 Views

Bellator fighter Jimmy Wallhead is on-loan back to his homeland of England for a fight at BAMMA 7. Home turf is his only ace in

Bellator 51 Hosts Season 5 Bantamweights; W...

Aug 24, 2011Comments off549 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Wednesday revealed that it would kick off its Season 5 Bantamweight Tournament in Ohio. Featherweight champ Joe Warren is in the

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Bendo’s Back Wit...

Aug 24, 2011Comments off567 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Aug. 10, ranking the Top 10 MMA fighters in each of the seven most widely accepted

Pat Curran’s Stunning Headkick KO of ...

Aug 21, 2011Comments off396 Views

Pat Curran won the Bellator Summer Series Featherweight Tournament at Bellator 48 on Saturday night with a thunderous knockout of Marlon Sandro. Check out the

Chris Cisneros Replaces Injured Rick Hawn i...

Aug 20, 2011Comments off551 Views

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

Bellator Prospect Rasul Mirzaev Arrested Fo...

Aug 19, 2011Comments off625 Views

It doesn’t appear Bellator prospect Rasul Mirzaev will be making his stateside debut any time soon. The Russian fighter has reportedly been arrested and charged

Spike TV Announces Partnership with the UFC...

Aug 18, 2011Comments off2230 Views

With Thursday's announcement about the UFC moving to FOX, Spike TV has officially announced the 14th season of the 'Ultimate Fighter' will be the last

Bellator Signs ‘The Arm Collector,...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off710 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Tuesday announced the signing of highly touted Brazilian middleweight Giva Santana.

Autopsy Reveals Shawn Tompkins Died of a He...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off2657 Views

Prominent mixed martial arts and kickboxing trainer Shawn Tompkins passed away in his sleep over the weekend. An autopsy was performed on Monday revealing the

Bellator 51 Fight Card Rumors

Aug 15, 2011Comments off409 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 51 on September 24, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 50 Fight Card Rumors

Aug 15, 2011Comments off413 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 50 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, on September 17, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 49 Fight Card Rumors

Aug 15, 2011Comments off536 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 49 at Caesars Atlantic City in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on September 10, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 48 Fight Card Rumors

Aug 15, 2011Comments off450 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 48 rumored fight card and bouts on August 20, 2011, at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.

MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition: Mike Brown...

Aug 15, 2011Comments off522 Views

Mike Brown, Rich Attonito, and Dan Cramer join the show and we wrap up UFC on Versus 5 on this week's episode of MMAWeekly Radio

Vitor Belfort

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Vitor Belfort Back in ...

Aug 10, 2011Comments off562 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Aug. 10, ranking the Top 10 MMA fighters in each of the seven most widely accepted

The All-New MMAWeekly.com Online Store Powe...

Aug 08, 2011Comments off673 Views

Check out the all new, high performance MMAWeekly.com Online Store powered by our friends at Performance MMA. All the latest and greatest MMA apparel, but

Bellator Season 5 Begins with Welterweight ...

Aug 08, 2011Comments off297 Views

The fifth season of the Bellator Fighting Championships is set to jump off on MTV2 beginning Sept. 10 from Caesars Atlantic City.

MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition: Clay Guida...

Jul 31, 2011Comments off668 Views

Clay Guida, Pat Curran, and Houston Alexander highlight this week's episode of MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition.

Lightweight Champ Eddie Alvarez Faces Micha...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off622 Views

After a spectacular run through the Bellator Season 4 Lightweight Tournament, Michael Chandler earned a world title shot at Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez. The two

Bellator Season 5 Middleweight Tournament P...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off334 Views

Reigning Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard will have a close eye on Bellator’s fifth season, as the promotion will hold an eight-man middleweight tournament to

Bellator 47 Draws Second Best TV Ratings in...

Jul 26, 2011Comments off355 Views

Bellator 47 on Saturday night delivered solid ratings with its two-hour telecast on MTV2. In fact, it was the second most watched Bellator event since

Bellator 47 Results: Pat Curran and Marlon ...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off1135 Views

In front of a sold out crowd, Bellator made its international debut from Casino Rama in Ontario on Saturday night. Featherweights Pat Curran and Marlon

Bellator 47 Official Weigh-in Results; Feat...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off666 Views

The Bellator 47 weigh-ins took place Friday afternoon at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada, making the fight card official. One bout, a local welterweight

Bellator 47 Weigh-ins Live on MMAWeekly.com...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off287 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly.com at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT on Friday for a live video stream of the Bellator 47 weigh-in and press conference.