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Dana White Stance on Cris Cyborg Fighting i...

Aug 25, 2014Comments off1448 Views

The UFC women’s bantamweight division seems to have grown complicated for UFC president Dana White, but his stance on Cris Cyborg appears to be softening.

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War Machine Won’t Fight Extradition; ...

Aug 20, 2014Comments off961 Views

War Machine, aka Jon Koppenhaver, won't fight his extradition back to Las Vegas. In a California court on Tuesday, his attorney said he is a

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Bellator Releases Champion Eddie Alvarez, C...

Aug 19, 2014Comments off669 Views

Bellator MMA on Tuesday released Eddie Alvarez from any contractual obligations to the fight promotion, making him the second Bellator champion in the past year

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Bellator and Eddie Alvarez Release Dual Sta...

Aug 19, 2014Comments off891 Views

Scott Coker and Eddie Alvarez release their statements on Alvarez release from Bellator. Alvarez and Bellator president Scott Coker released a dual statement.

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War Machine Held Without Bail in California...

Aug 17, 2014Comments off1625 Views

Former Bellator and UFC fighter War Machine, also known as Jon Koppenhaver, was taken into custody on Friday afternoon in a cooperative effort by United

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War Machine Apprehended in California, Bein...

Aug 16, 2014Comments off2113 Views

The search for War Machine, formerly known as John Koppenhaver, ended Friday afternoon at an Extended Stay America Hotel in Simi Valley, Calif.

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Cris Cyborg Committed to Bantamweight Drop ...

Aug 14, 2014Comments off1426 Views

Bellator on Thursday announced the rebirth of women's MMA in the promotion, but Cris Cyborg appears to be fully committed to getting a shot at

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Bellator Signs Marloes Coenen vs. Julia Bud...

Aug 14, 2014Comments off1176 Views

Bellator MMA on Thursday put many rumors to rest, but fueled several others, by announcing the re-launch of women’s MMA under its banner.

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War Machine Charged, but Still Eludes Polic...

Aug 12, 2014Comments off2496 Views

With several charges pending, War Machine continues to elude police, but now famed bounty hunter Duane Chapman has threatened to join the search.

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Melvin Manhoef vs. Doug Marshall Headlines ...

Aug 12, 2014Comments off1154 Views

With a near 40 KO’s between the two, a middleweight clash between Melvin Manhoef and Doug Marshall headlines Bellator 125 on Sept. 19.

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War Machine’s Ex, Christy Mack, Relea...

Aug 11, 2014Comments off4090 Views

Christy Mack, the alleged victim of an assault by her former boyfriend, War Machine, on Monday posted her account of the incident and some rather

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Pat Curran vs. Patricio Pitbull Title Fight...

Aug 11, 2014Comments off1596 Views

Bellator kicks off its 11th season on Sept. 5 with a special start time for the featherweight title fight between Bellator champion Pat Curran and

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War Machine Alleged Domestic Violence Incid...

Aug 11, 2014Comments off1677 Views

The saga surrounding War Machine and allegations of his involvement in a domestic violence incident grew late Sunday night as he and his girlfriend began

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Bellator Releases War Machine Following All...

Aug 10, 2014Comments off1250 Views

MMA fighter War Machine, formerly Jon Koppenhaver, is now also formerly a Bellator fighter following allegations of domestic abuse.

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Bellator Signs Japanese MMA Veteran Hideo T...

Jul 30, 2014Comments off714 Views

Japanese MMA veteran Hideo Tokoro has signed with Bellator and is set to make his promotional debut later this year.

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Brett Cooper on Bellator Final: “All ...

Jul 25, 2014Comments off536 Views

For Bellator middleweight Brett Cooper, he feels that all he has to do is "show up for this fight" to win the promotion's latest 185-pound

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Liam McGeary Will Just Keep Knocking Guys O...

Jul 24, 2014Comments off1099 Views

Although recent management changes at Bellator have left a cloud over tournament winners and their title shots, Liam McGeary isn't fazed. He's just gonna keep

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Fighting Out of a Checkered Past, Virgil Zw...

Jul 24, 2014Comments off480 Views

Having grown up under difficult circumstances and overcoming a checkered past, Virgil Zwicker returns at Bellator 122 this summer, hell bent on leaving a lasting

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The Bellator Reboot Begins, as Scott Coker ...

Jul 21, 2014Comments off768 Views

The shift from Bjorn Rebney to Scott Coker running the show at Bellator MMA is quickly beginning to bear fruit, as the promotion has signed

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From Sleeping in Cars to Sleeping with Bell...

Jul 18, 2014Comments off538 Views

Will Brooks has gone from sleeping in his car to wearing Bellator gold around his waist, and he couldn't be more excited for his future

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Bellator 123 Main Card Features Curran vs. ...

Jul 16, 2014Comments off998 Views

Bellator 123 lands at the Mohegan Sun on Sept. 5, featuring Pat Curran, Patricio Pitbull Freire, King Mo Lawal, Cheick Kongo and Bobby Lashley.

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Is Scott Coker a Traitor? UFC Pres Dana Whi...

Jul 12, 2014Comments off985 Views

While many might have seen Strikeforce founder Scott Coker, a former Zuffa employee, taking over the controls at Bellator MMA as a sort of defection,

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Scott Coker’s Open Letter to Bellator...

Jun 26, 2014Comments off346 Views

New company president Scott Coker on Thursday addressed the Bellator faithful with an open letter to fans.

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What Form Will Scott Coker’s Bellator...

Jun 18, 2014Comments off679 Views

So what does Wednesday’s changing of the guard at Bellator MMA mean? It means that big changes are on the way.

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Bellator Executives Bjorn Rebney and Tim Da...

Jun 18, 2014Comments off644 Views

Spike TV and Bjorn Rebney, Founder, Chairman & CEO, and Tim Danaher, President & COO, announced today that Rebney and Danaher are leaving their positions

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Bellator 123 Fight Card Rumors

Jun 17, 2014Comments off656 Views

Bellator 123 fight card rumors and start times for Sept. 5 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Bellator 122 Fight Card Rumors

Jun 17, 2014Comments off689 Views

Bellator 122: Cooper vs. Halsey fight card rumors and start times for July 25 at Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif.

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Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez, Tyrone S...

Jun 16, 2014Comments off716 Views

Five of the best fighters on the planet are heading to Singapore next month to train at Evolve MMA. One UFC champion, two Bellator champions,

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Bellator 121 Results: James Thompson and So...

Jun 07, 2014Comments off797 Views

MMA veterans, but Bellator newcomers James Thompson and Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou did not fail to impress in their promotional debuts on Friday night.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: TJ Dillashaw Knocks Re...

May 28, 2014Comments off804 Views

TJ Dillashaw knocked Renan Barão out of the top bantamweight spot in the latest World MMA Top 10 Rankings update.