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Nov 7, 2015 7:48 am

Twitter reacts to Shamrock vs. Gracie, Slice vs. Dada5000

Last night during Bellator 145 Scott Coker made the announcement that Kimbo Slice would be fighting Dada5000 on February 19th. It was then announced by Kurt Angle, who was the guest of honor, that Ken Shamrock would be fighting Royce Gracie in the main event of the bout. Below are some reactions from the MMA...

Nov 6, 2015 8:57 am

Lashley: CM Punk “feeds on” fan hate

Former WWE wrestler turned MMA fighter Bobby Lashley knows a thing or two about making the transition from professional wrestling to combat sports. Since making the jump to MMA, Lashley has compiled a 13-2 record that has seen him go 3-0 under the Bellator MMA banner, and will see him ride a 6-fight win streak...

Nov 4, 2015 4:01 pm

Everlast signs 4 fighters including TJ Dillashaw

Everlast is one of the most well-known manufacturers of combat sports equipment and apparel. News broke Wednesday afternoon that ‘#TeamEverlast’ had signed 4 fighters to a sponsorship deal, one of which was TJ Dillashaw. In addition, former UFC champion Benson Henderson, top ranked welterweight Rory MacDonald, and Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks were all signed...


Sep 18, 2015 5:27 pm

Kendall Grove: ‘If Tito Plays His Game He’ll Win The Title’

Bellator MMA middleweight Kendall Grove won’t be fighting at ‘Dynamite’ this Saturday, but instead will take on Joey Beltran on next week’s Bellator 143 card. Grove did however help Tito Ortiz train for his title fight against Liam McGeary, which will go down in the main event this Saturday. Ahead of Tito’s fight, Grove spoke...

Sep 18, 2015 3:41 am

Joey Beltran: “I’m Not Fighting My Buddy Halsey For Chump Change!”

Mixed Martial Arts veteran Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) made his middleweight debut at April’s Bellator 136 event, where he scored a unanimous decision victory over Brian Rogers. “The Mexicutioner” is set to return to action later this month when he battles Kendall Grove in the co-main event of Bellator 143. With a win over Grove...

Sep 17, 2015 4:42 am

Joey Beltran: “After The Newton Fight, My Wife Really Wanted Me To Retire”

Bellator middleweight standout Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) is busy preparing for his September 25 battle with Kendall Grove, which will serve as the co-main event for Bellator 143. “The Mexicutioner” recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor where he discussed a number of topics, including leaving the sport of mixed martial arts on his own terms....

Sep 16, 2015 5:00 am

Beltran blasts Kimbo and Tito: “I would f*ck them up”

Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) will square off with Kendall Grove (21-15 MMA) in the co-main event of Bellator 143 later this month in Texas. “The Mexicutioner” recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor where he discussed a number of topics, including potential future opponents. Beltran acknowledged that he would like to finish his career with...

Sep 15, 2015 10:36 am

Joey Beltran Reveals Which Opponent Hit Him The Hardest

Bellator middleweight fighter Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) has squared off with some of the sports hardest hitters during his MMA career, including Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Lavar Johnson, Pat Barry, Matt Mitrione and Stipe Miocic just to name a few. “The Mexicutioner” recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor where he discussed a number of topics, including which opponent...

Sep 15, 2015 6:19 am

Joey Beltran: “$50k to wear a t-shirt?! When did this happen?!”

The UFC’s new sponsorship deal with Reebok has resulted in many headlines during the 2015 calendar year. Most of those headlines were of a negative nature, as many fighters complained that they were actually losing money because of the new uniform deal. During a recent interview with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor, Bellator middleweight fighter Joey Beltran...

Sep 10, 2015 9:02 am

Phil Davis Refuses To ‘Poke Fun’ At Jon Jones

  In the past, former UFC and current Bellator MMA light heavyweight Phil Davis had no problem throwing verbal jabs at Jon ‘Bones’ Jones. These days, not so much. Davis and Jones had an ongoing beef for a little while. Davis did an interview saying Jones would crumble like a cookie, then Davis went to...

Aug 30, 2015 1:41 am

UFC Fighters react to the MTV VMAs and it isn’t pretty

For better or worse, MTV’s “Video Music Awards” always becomes one of the most talked-about nights in American culture. Whether it’s because it is the only night of the year MTV actually acknowledges music videos or because something crazy happened, mainstream outlets are usually picking up on it and breaking down the best and the...

Aug 24, 2015 12:56 pm

BEEF! UFC lightweight gets shut down for judging women’s division!

The path to gold is usually never short. Whether you are chasing a championship in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or Bellator, the amount of work you put in behind the scenes shadows what fans actually get to see. After just two octagon appearances, Holly Holm is set to challenge Ronda Rousey for her UFC Women’s...

Aug 19, 2015 10:15 am

DC: ‘There’s No Tension Between AKA And Dana White’

[ooyala code=”A4N2pzdjpsLmDW4gZHlii26WWWSnJyGR” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”960″ height=”540″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is in a little bit of a pickle. He’s apart of American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA for short. That’s his team and those are his training partners. He’s also obviously the UFC champ and works as a UFC analyst on FOX Sports....

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 11, 2015 3:52 pm

Coker Not Against Ali Act Coming To MMA

  Bellator MMA president Scott Coker recently commented on the idea of bringing the Ali Act to MMA. He talked to BloodyElbow about the idea and had this statement: “I think it’s a pretty good idea. But like many good ideas, getting it from an idea to actuality will be a long process – it’s...

Jul 24, 2015 10:19 am

Tito Ortiz Stands Up For ‘Real American’ Hulk Hogan––’He’s Not Racist!’

Former UFC champion and current Bellator MMA title challenger Tito Ortiz is standing up for his pal Hulk Hogan. @HulkHogan is a real America & far from a racist.Trying 2smear his name is embarrassing.We stand behind U #HulkHogan pic.twitter.com/27ffUtDSDy — Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) July 24, 2015 What ever happened to"Sticks & stones may break my...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Slice/Shamrock Reenacted in Claymation

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s main event fight, regardless of how athletic it was, has done wonders for Bellator. Bellator CEO Scott Coker predicts it will be one of the company’s most watched fights in history on SPIKE. Fans are starting to recreate the fight, and this Instagram user parodied the fight in claymation! Slice...

Jun 20, 2015 6:56 am

UFC Fighters React To Kimbo’s TKO Win Over Ken Shamrock

The fight last night was entertaining to say the least. From the walkouts to the stoppage. After escaping what looked like an extremely tight rear naked choke, Kimbo got to his feet and started unloading on Ken Shamrock, eventually dropping him, then the referee stepped in and stopped the fight. Check out what the MMA...

Jun 11, 2015 11:15 pm

Gilbert Melendez: Road To UFC 188 — WATCH NOW!

This Saturday from Mexico City, the sold out UFC 188 event goes down on pay-per-view. With the UFC’s roster of Mexican fighters on full display, Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez stands at the top of the heap in the night’s co-main event. A long-awaited grudge match against former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez awaits Melendez in his...

Jun 9, 2015 4:11 pm

California Leads Charge, Suspends Fighter For Two Years Following Failed PED Test

The California State Athletic Commission is not messing around anymore. Today, Executive Director Andy Foster announced that two fighters who fought on the Bellator 137, card failed their drug test. According to Foster, bantamweight Mike Richman and welterweight Fernando Gonzalez failed their test. Richman lost his fight and tested positive for a PED. Gonzalez won...

Jun 1, 2015 11:21 am

Melendez to Alvarez: ‘I Wasn’t Ducking You, I Was Doing You a Favor’

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez were both held in the highest regard in the eyes of mixed martial arts fans and were viewed as two of the best lightweights in the world. Melendez represented Strikeforce as their dominant lightweight champion while Alvarez represented DREAM and Bellator. Fight fans speculated that the only person who could...

May 21, 2015 11:04 am

Baroni – “Schilling is just a big mouth p*ssy, end of story!”

Mixed martial arts veteran Phil “NYBA” Baroni has been trying to line up a fight with Joe Schilling under the Bellator banner. The former Strikeforce title challenger posted a photo on twitter of himself with Scott Coker at last weekend’s Bellator event, insinuating that a fight with “Stitch em up” was on the horizon. However,...

May 7, 2015 10:56 am

Grove Hit With Last-Minute Drug Test by CSAC

UFC veteran and current Bellator Middleweight Championship contender Kendall Grove is set to face off with champion Brandon Halsey at Bellator 137 next weekend. While training for Halsey, Kendall Grove got hit with a last-minute drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission! Talk about a drug test 24 hours later I'm here in downtown...

May 1, 2015 9:03 am

LEGEND BEEF! Sonnen And Ortiz Go AT IT On Twitter

Former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen was recently a guest on Jim Rome’s show on Showtime and Tito Ortiz just so happened to tune in. Ortiz did not take too kindly to the fact that Chael Sonnen referred to himself as a former champion and took it public with a tweet. Was watching @jimrome on...

Apr 11, 2015 2:23 pm

BEEF! Schilling to Baroni: ‘You’re a Washed Up Has Been, I Will Retire You’

Joe Schilling lost to Rafael Carvalho by way of split decision at Bellator 136 and Phil Baroni had something to say about it. Schilling took it to heart and responded on Twitter. Check out the beef below! I'd rather be exciting then undefeated he should be embarrassed — Joe Schilling (@JoeSchilling187) April 11, 2015 I...

Mar 2, 2015 5:47 am

BEEFIN! Rampage And King Mo Trade Shots On Twitter

At Bellator 134 this past Friday, King Mo earned a split decision win over former UFC veteran Cheick Kongo. The win was a controversial one, with many thinking that Kongo won the bout. Rampage Jackson is one of those people, and took to Twitter to support Kongo, taking shots at King Mo in the process....

Feb 24, 2015 1:16 pm

QUICK TWITT | Michael Page Shows Off Nasty Bout Canceling Cut

The British Invasion already has it’s first casualty, and Michael “Venom” Page wants to show you why. Schedule for Friday’s Bellator 134 event, Page is now off the card, and this nasty cut is the cause: I want to apologise to @BellatorMMA @LSF4Life and all my supporters pic.twitter.com/34B8g3n2Wn — Michael Venom Page (@Michaelpage247) February 24,...