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Eddie Alvarez Injured and Out of Bellator 5...

Sep 20, 2011Comments off1330 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 off438 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 off541 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 off1168 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 off870 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 off412 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 off458 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 off550 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 off526 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 off589 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 off426 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 off1046 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 off1149 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 off411 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 off776 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 off885 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 off539 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 off484 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 off551 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 off719 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

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

Aug 24, 2011Comments off678 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 off480 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 off712 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 off779 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 off3093 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 off875 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 off3297 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 off487 Views

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

Bellator 50 Fight Card Rumors

Aug 15, 2011Comments off492 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 off634 Views

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