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Oct 27, 2014 9:03 pm

Paul Daley Gets Visa, Eyeing 2015 Bellator Return

Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley has officially received his visa, and will be looking to make his return to Bellator MMA in 2015. Daley was released by the UFC after punching Josh Koschek after the bout ended, and was given a lifetime ban from the promotion. Since then he has fought for Strikeforce, and fought in several...

Oct 27, 2014 9:02 pm

Scott Coker Unveils Plans For Bellator In 2015

Since Scott Coker took over control of Bellator from Bjorn Rebney earlier this year he has been a busy man, and doesn’t plan on slowing down in the new year. Coker spoke to Heidi Fang of MMAFightCorner to discuss his plans for the promotion in 2015. “Basically, Bellator will go once a month for its...

Oct 25, 2014 12:33 pm

REPLAY! Highlights From Bellator 130

Emanuel Newton defended his Light Heavyweight Championship with a fifth round finish, while Bobby Lashley, Marloes Coenen and Dave Jansen also notched wins in the Bellator cage.

Oct 24, 2014 8:18 pm

‘Bellator 130’ Results: Newton Submits Vassell in Round 5, Retains Title

Emanuel Newton made his second Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship defense tonight at “Bellator 130” and it was a successful one. He submitted Linton Vassell in the fifth round to retain his title. Linton Vassell was a fitting challenger, however. He controlled the first and second rounds and threatened to finish the fight multiple times. Throughout...

Oct 24, 2014 7:23 pm

‘Bellator 130’ Results: Lashley Easily Defeats Etherington in Under 2 Minutes

Bobby Lashley remains undefeated in the octagon with a victory over Karl Etherington! The win came by way of TKO in the first round. Etherington had Lashley pressed up against the fence and attempted a judo-throw. The throw did not go as planned, however, as Etherington got tripped up and was the only one on...

Oct 24, 2014 7:05 pm

‘Bellator 130’ Results: Coenen Submits Bucci in Bellator Debut

Marloes Coenen made her Bellator debut tonight at “Bellator 130” and put on a dominating performance against Annalisa Bucci Coenen was dominant in her performance in rounds one and two, but her offense lacked that “fight threatening” feel. Walking into the final round, it felt as if she was simply going to ride out a...

Oct 24, 2014 6:35 pm

‘Bellator 130’ Results: Jansen Chops Hawn Down with Leg Kicks

Rick Hawn and Dave Jansen pulled the curtain on tonight’s broadcast of “Bellator 130” on Spike TV. The fight was not as exciting as most of the preliminary bouts as neither fighter really found a comfortable striking distance. The crowd voiced their disapproval due to the lack of action, but Hawn and Jansen put on...

Oct 24, 2014 6:26 pm

‘Bellator 130: Newton vs. Vassell’ Official Results

Tonight, Bellator 130 is LIVE from Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas! If you do not have access to Spike TV, follow us here for up to the minute results on tonight’s fights. Emanuel Newton def. Linton Vassell by way of Submission (RNC) :47 of Round 5 Bobby Lashley def. Karl Etherington by way of...

Oct 21, 2014 6:28 pm

REPLAY! Even Bellator Says Bradley Held Down Josh Neer

Take that Big John! The admin responsible for Bellator MMA’s Youtube account has indeed called last Friday’s main event winner, Paul Bradley, a lay-and-prayer. Well… Kind of. (See screencap/youtube video title above) Here’s the actual highlights from the event:

Oct 19, 2014 9:45 am

‘5 Rounds’ With Michael Chandler Ahead Of Bellator 131

Go ‘5 rounds’ with former Bellator MMA champion Michael Chandler as he answers 5 questions on various topics ahead of his Bellator 131 bout against Will Brooks for the vacant Bellator lightweight championship. The Bellator MMA lightweight strap was vacated by Eddie Alvarez earlier this year when he left Bellator and signed with the UFC,...

Oct 18, 2014 1:41 pm

REPLAY! Bellator 129 – Just The Finishes

We’ve been hard on last night’s Bellator 129 event today, and with no other MMA events this weekend, they’re a super-easy target. While last night’s main card left much to be desired, the Bellator 129 event was not a total loss, and here’s some highlights to prove it. Joe Vedepo vs. Davin Clark Chris Lane...

Oct 18, 2014 1:22 pm

Coker: Changes Coming To Bellator In 2015

  “If we have a show every week, sometimes you have to get fighters to fill the card because there’s nobody left,” he said. “That’s what you’re not going to be seeing next year. You’ll see big fights that people will want to see, starting in January.” “They’ve been working with our team,” he said....

Oct 18, 2014 1:08 pm

REPLAY! Neer Not Happy Following 3 Round Snoozer (Bellator 129)

Let’s be honest, we’re on Bellator 129 hangover duty today, and there’s not much to show for it. The typical, fight finishing, highlights are pretty much nonexistent following last night’s decision heavy event. Instead, we’re bringing you Bellator replay clips of ‘Pogo’ Girl, Houston Alexander headbutts, and this one of an aggravated Josh Neer, who...

Oct 18, 2014 1:07 pm

REPLAY! Houston Alexander Uses Illegal Headbutts In Bellator 129 Bout

Last night’s Bellator 129 co-main event ended in a majority draw due to some poorly placed headbutts of Houston Alexander. The UFC Veteran was warned in the first round, and repeated the offense later on to lose a point on the judges scorecards. But Bellator 129 wasn’t all bad, did you see Pogo Girl?

Oct 18, 2014 11:20 am

UFC Vet Nam Phan To Make Bellator Debut Next Month

Bellator 131 is set to kick off with a bang as two explosive bantamweights are set to square off to open the main card on Saturday, November 15th from The Valley View Casino Center as Mike “The Marine” Richman will take on Nam Phan live on Spike TV. The fight joins a card already featuring...

Oct 17, 2014 8:17 pm

‘Bellator 129’ Results: Bradley Gets Unanimous Decision Win Over Neer

Bellator 129’s main-event lacked the action that those in attendance were seeking. Josh Neer and Paul Bradley battled for the full fifteen minutes, but it was a one sided affair with little offense from Neer. Bradley was able to secure takedowns at the beginning of each round and the fight never went back standing. Bradley...

Oct 17, 2014 7:39 pm

‘Bellator 129’ Results: Alexander and Zwicker Battle to a Draw

Virgil Zwicker ate two illegal headbutts in the first and third rounds, and Houston Alexander was punished with a point deduction in the final five minutes of the fight. Alexander was able to take Zwicker down anytime he wanted, however he was not able to build up a decisive amount of offense until the third...

Oct 17, 2014 7:01 pm

‘Bellator 129’ Results: Santos Picks Up Decision Win Over Terry

Andre Santos and James Terry wanted nothing to do with the ground game at all, and the bout resembled that of a boxing match. Neither Terry or Santos found a comfortable striking range throughout the fight and as a result of that, big shots were few and far between. Terry took to the center of...