Bellator Tag

Ben Askren

Bellator 56 Features Askren vs. Hieron Titl...

Oct 01, 2011Comments off470 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Saturday announced that undefeated welterweight champion Ben Askren will put his title on the line against Jay Hieron at Bellator 56

Bellator 56 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 01, 2011Comments off746 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 56 at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas, on October 29, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 57 Fight Card Rumors

Sep 30, 2011Comments off342 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 57 at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada, on November 12, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Zoia Gurgel vs. Carina Damm Featured at Bel...

Sep 29, 2011Comments off1298 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced it will once again travel north of the border to Casino Rama in Ontario for Bellator 57.

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Shinya Aoki Confirms Fight with Eddie Alvar...

Sep 28, 2011Comments off1225 Views

Shinya Aoki talks exclusively with MMAWeekly.com about his next fight, his rematch with Eddie Alvarez and why he's not fighting in the UFC right now.

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MMAWeekly Radio Monday: UFC Champion Domini...

Sep 26, 2011Comments off451 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back on Monday with UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz leading the way along with Bellator's Alexis Vila. UFC 135 also goes under

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jake Ellenberger and J...

Sep 21, 2011Comments off589 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Sept. 21, ranking the Top 10 MMA fighters in each of the seven most widely accepted

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Eddie Alvarez Injured and Out of Bellator 5...

Sep 20, 2011Comments off1305 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has suffered an injury that has forced him out of his upcoming title defense against Michael Chandler.

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MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition: Boetsch, S...

Sep 18, 2011Comments off426 Views

MMAWeekly Radio weekend edition is back with a stacked show as UFC 135's Tim Boetsch, Bellator's Ben Saunders, Mike Ciesnolevicz and MFC owner Mark Pavelich

Bellator 50 Results: Baker, Rogers, Shlemen...

Sep 18, 2011Comments off515 Views

Bryan Baker, Brian Rogers, Alexander Shlemenko, and Vitor Vianna all moved out of the quarterfinal round of the Season 5 Middleweight Tournament at Bellator 50

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Ken Pavia Sells MMA Agents to Paradigm Spor...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off1117 Views

Ken Pavia has sold his company MMA Agents along with his client roster to Paradigm Sports Management, and will now take a new role in

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Brian Rogers Says Who Cares About Mayweathe...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off837 Views

No one can ever accuse Bellator middleweight Brian 'The Predator' Rogers of not speaking his mind.

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Welcome to the New MMAWeekly.com – 10 Yea...

Sep 14, 2011Comments off388 Views

If you’re a follower of MMAWeekly.com, you obviously noticed things look a little different around here. And we think you’ll agree... the changes are

Bellator Season 5 Debut Pulls 386,000 Viewe...

Sep 13, 2011Comments off434 Views

Bellator season 5's latest offering on MTV 2 pulled in a total of 386,000 viewers for the initial and re-broadcast of the show airing from

Bellator Signs Brazilian Bantamweight Prosp...

Sep 13, 2011Comments off522 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships has signed undefeated bantamweight Rodrigo “Ratinho” Lima, according to sources close to the fighter.

Bellator 49 Results: Welterweights Whittled...

Sep 11, 2011Comments off508 Views

Bellator 49 whittled the Season 5 Welterweight Tournament contenders down to four semifinalists, including Chris Lozano, Ben Saunders, Luis Santos, and Douglas Lima.

MFC Champ Douglas Lima Believes He’s ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off566 Views

MFC champion Douglas Lima believes he's got what it takes to roll through Bellator's Season 5 Welterweight Tournament. “I have a title in (MFC), and

Bellator 49 Official Weigh-in Results

Sep 09, 2011Comments off404 Views

The weigh-in for Bellator 49 is complete, with all 18 competitors taking the scale.

Bellator Undercards to Stream on Spike.com;...

Sep 06, 2011Comments off1014 Views

Spike.com will begin airing live Bellator undercard fights beginning with Saturday's Bellator 49, is a bigger move of the promotion to the Spike TV network

Hector Lombard Wins Again, Not Waiting Idly...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off1110 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 off394 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 off746 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 off853 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 off516 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 off463 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 off527 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 off668 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 off656 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 off464 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 off658 Views

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