David Rickels Tag

David Rickels Says He’s Better Than B...

Jan 24, 2017No Comments187 Views

David Rickels (17-4) will look to make things right for himself when he takes on Aaron Derrow (14-8) in a main card 155-pound bout at

Bellator MMA Returns to Kansas in January

Nov 28, 2016No Comments797 Views

Bellator MMA announced on Monday the first two fights for "Bellator 171" which will take place inside Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas, on January

Reinvented David Rickels Ready to Prove He&...

Feb 23, 2016Comments off800 Views

David Rickels has buckled down to become a better fighter and he's ready to prove it to everyone at Bellator 150 on Friday night.

Bellator Contender David Rickels is Writing...

Nov 06, 2015Comments off1217 Views

A lot more Caveman-ish, Bellator contender David Rickels is writing the greatest story of all time.

Former Bellator Champ Michael Chandler Will...

Oct 31, 2015Comments off1047 Views

Former Bellator champ Michael Chandler has finally turned things around, and he doesn't plan on stopping before he gets the belt back.

Michael Chandler and David Rickels Rematch ...

Sep 22, 2015Comments off1979 Views

A rematch between former lightweight champion Michael Chandler and David Rickels has been added to the Nov. 6 Bellator 145: Vengeance fight card.

John Alessio May Be in the Twilight of His ...

Jun 26, 2015Comments off1132 Views

At 35 years of age, John Alessio may be in the twilight years of his MMA career, but heading into Bellator 139, he's not done

Pitbull KO Put David Rickels on a Path to G...

Jun 25, 2015Comments off725 Views

For one time Bellator lightweight title contender David “Caveman” Rickels, a recent loss has led him to feeling better than he ever has.

Fighters React to UFC Implementing Uniforms...

Dec 03, 2014Comments off2967 Views

Following the UFC's announcement that it had signed a multi-year deal with Reebok and that fighter uniforms are coming in 2015, fighters took to Twitter

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All Past Bellator Tournament Winners Now El...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off1979 Views

Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney announced today that the promotion has made an addition to its tournament-based format.

Bellator 113 Results: Emanuel Newton Unifie...

Mar 21, 2014Comments off1006 Views

Bellator 133 took place on Friday at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kan. featuring a light heavyweight title fight and the quarterfinal round of

Bellator 113 Weigh-in Results: Light Heavyw...

Mar 20, 2014Comments off1172 Views

The Bellator 113 weigh-ins have been completed from the Kansas Star Arena in preparation for Bellator MMA’s March 21 event.

After Falling Short in 2013, David Rickels ...

Mar 20, 2014Comments off1144 Views

David Rickels was unable to capture the Bellator lightweight championship in 2013, but he's ready to make another run-up through the Season 10 tournament to

David Rickels Wants Back in the Lightweight...

Oct 11, 2013Comments off927 Views

David Rickels would like to get back in the Bellator lightweight tourney and earn another shot at champion Michael Chandler, but he first faces J.J.

Bellator 97 Weigh-in Results: Chandler and ...

Jul 31, 2013Comments off1454 Views

The Bellator 97 weigh-ins have been completed from Stage nightclub at the Santa Ana Star Casino in preparation for Michael Chandler and Ben Askren's title

How a Firework Nearly Put David RickelsR...

Jul 30, 2013Comments off1294 Views

An Independence Day firework accident nearly put David Rickels' Bellator 97 lightweight title fight with Michael Chandler in jeopardy.

Bellator Signs Lightweight Champ Michael Ch...

Jul 25, 2013Comments off3005 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler has signed an eight-fight contract extension that company CEO Bjorn Rebney says makes him "one of the highest paid lightweights

Dave Jansen Injured, Bellator Champ Michael...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off1048 Views

Bellator No. 1 lightweight contender Dave Jansen has withdrawn from his Bellator 96 challenge of champion Michael Chandler, who now gets a new opponent and

Bellator 94 Video Highlights: Newton and Ri...

Mar 30, 2013Comments off780 Views

Video highlights of Thursday's Bellator 94 which took place at the University of South Florida Sun Dome in Tampa, Florida.

Bellator 94 Results: Emanuel Newton and Dav...

Mar 29, 2013Comments off764 Views

Emanuel Newton and David Rickels captured tournament titles at Bellator 94 on Thursday at the University of South Florid Sun Dome in Tampa.

Bellator 91 Results: Attila Vegh Runs Away ...

Mar 01, 2013Comments off769 Views

Attila Vegh ran away with the light heavyweight championship at Bellator 91 on Thursday night in New Mexico, while the semifinal round of the lightweight

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Bellator 63 – David Rickels’ Br...

Mar 31, 2012Comments off953 Views

If you missed it live on MTV2, or you just want to relive it, check out David Rickles' knockout of Jordan Smith.

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Bellator 63 Results: Welterweight Semifinal...

Mar 30, 2012Comments off596 Views

The Bellator welterweight tournament kicked off on Friday with four participants moving onto the next round including a blistering performance from main event fighter Karl