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MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Welcome Renan Barão!

Nov 09, 2011Comments off847 Views

With a blistering performance against Brad Pickett at UFC 138, Renan Barão finally breaks into the MMA Top 10 rankings.

Pat Curran vs Joe Warren in Bellator Early ...

Nov 08, 2011Comments off849 Views

An injury to Patricio 'Pitbull' Freire has opened up a slot for Pat Curran to step in and face Bellator featherweight champ Joe Warren in

Bellator Targets February for Alvarez vs. A...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off641 Views

If Eddie Alvarez can get past Mike Chandler, he might get the chance to avenge his last loss against Shinya Aoki as soon as February.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Cerrone and Askren Arr...

Nov 02, 2011Comments off753 Views

Following stellar performances this past weekend, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and Ben Askren finally cracked the MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings.

Bellator Signs Former UFC Fighter Brian Fos...

Nov 01, 2011Comments off643 Views

Former UFC welterweight Brian Foster has inked a new deal to compete in Bellator Fighting Championships and he's gunning for Ben Askren.

Bellator to Zoila Gurgel ‘We’re...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off715 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney talks about Zoila Gurgel's recent knee injury and the promotion's commitment to make sure she gets healthy again.

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Do Not Pass Go: Dana White says UFC isnR...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off574 Views

Dana White responds to claims that the UFC is somehow a monopoly in the world of MMA, and says look no further than Viacom's recent

Ben Askren

Bellator Champ Ben Askren on Jay Hieron: &#...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off623 Views

It's pretty safe to say that Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is not much of a fan of his upcoming opponent Jay Hieron.

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Report: Viacom Purchases Bellator Fighting ...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off1256 Views

In a major move to solidify their future in mixed martial arts, Viacom, parent company of Spike TV, has purchased a controlling interest in Bellator

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Bellator 59 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 25, 2011Comments off482 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 59 at Caesars in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on November 26, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Lyman Good Greets Michael Costa at Bellator...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off545 Views

Former Bellator champion Lyman Good welcomes Michael Costa to the promotion at Bellator 59 in Atlantic City, N.J.

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Bellator 55 Video Fight Highlights

Oct 24, 2011Comments off391 Views

Alexis Vila and Eduardo Dantas both earned a place in the Bellator Bantamweight Tournament Finals after defeating their opponents at Bellator 55.

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Bellator 55 Results: Light Heavyweight Cham...

Oct 23, 2011Comments off490 Views

Alexis Vila and Eduardo Dantas both earned the bantamweight tournament finals, while the light heavyweight champ suffered a loss at Bellator 55.

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Bellator 55 Weigh-in Results; Bantamweight ...

Oct 22, 2011Comments off492 Views

Full Bellator 55 weigh-in results from Yuma, Arizona, where the Season 5 bantamweight semifinals are set for Saturday night.

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Inside MMA Moves to Monday Timeslot on HDNe...

Oct 17, 2011Comments off946 Views

HDNet’s original MMA news program, Inside MMA, is set to make a move from its Friday night timeslot to Mondays.

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Vitor Vianna’s Crushing TKO of Bryan ...

Oct 16, 2011Comments off416 Views

Vitor Vianna dropped the hammer on Bryan Baker at Bellator 54 on Saturday night. Check out the bone-crushing finish in this video of the dramatic

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Bellator 54 Results: Shlemenko and Vianna P...

Oct 15, 2011Comments off596 Views

The middleweight finals for the latest tournament in Bellator are set with Alexander Shlemenko and Vitor Vianna making their way there after Bellator 54 on

Bellator 54 Weigh-In Results: Middleweight ...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off693 Views

The middleweight semifinals are set as the Bellator 54 weigh-ins went down in Atlantic City, NJ on Friday.

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Zach Makovsky, Da...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off825 Views

MMAWeekly Radio returns for Thursday's show with Bellator champ Zach Makovsky, NAAFS fighter Daniel Strauss and TUF 14 fighters TJ Dillashaw, John Dodson and Dustin

Dana White Defends UFC Crushing the Competi...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off1047 Views

UFC president Dana White has no problem with other fighter promoters, as long as he's not provoked. He's even cool with Bellator, but boxing promoter

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Frankie Edgar Takes Ov...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off727 Views

In a fierce battle for the top spot, Frankie Edgar returns to No. 1 at lightweight, while Chael Sonnen makes a big jump back into

Thiago Santos Steps into Bellator Heavyweig...

Oct 10, 2011Comments off560 Views

Mike Hayes has been forced out of Bellator’s Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament due to injury, according to a statement from Bellator officials on Monday.

Saunders, Lima Secured Spots in Welterweigh...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off708 Views

There were eight at the start but after Bellator 53 in Miami, Okla., just two men remain in the Bellator Season 5 Welterweight Tournament.

Bellator 55 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off349 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 55 at Cocopah Resort and Casino in Yuma, Arizona, on October 22, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 53 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off345 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 53 at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, on October 8, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Champ Hector Lombard Face Trevor Prangley a...

Oct 04, 2011Comments off512 Views

Reigning Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard will put his 24-fight undefeated streak on the line against former UFC fighter Trevor Prangley.

Bellator 58 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off577 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 58 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, on November 19, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 52 Pulls in Near Strong TV Ratings...

Oct 04, 2011Comments off360 Views

The big boys are still a powerful draw... at least for Bellator. Bellator 52 pulled in strong TV ratings with its heavyweight tournament kicking off.

Big Man Semifinals Set after Quarterfinals ...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off471 Views

The big men settled the quarterfinal round of the Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament at Bellator 52 on Saturday night in Louisiana.

Ben Askren

Bellator 56 Features Askren vs. Hieron Titl...

Oct 01, 2011Comments off518 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