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Scott Coker confirms Bellator considering bantamweight division for next Grand Prix

Bellator president Scott Coker confirmed that Bellator is considering the bantamweight division for the organization's next Grand Prix. Coker is currently holding Bellator's light heavyweight...
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Michael Page could be next in line for Bellator title shot, confirms Scott Coker

Bellator president Scott Coker confirmed that welterweight star Michael Page could be next in line to get a title shot at 170lbs. Page knocked out...
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Scott Coker confirms Bellator will not sign free agent Diego Sanchez

Bellator president Scott Coker confirmed that his promotion does not have any interest in signing free agent UFC veteran Diego Sanchez. Sanchez was released by...
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Scott Coker details Bellator’s decision to part ways with Mike Goldberg

Bellator president Scott Coker has explained the decision behind Mike Goldberg no longer being part of Bellator broadcasts on Showtime. Mike Goldberg has been one...
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Mike Goldberg no longer commentating Bellator events, reveals Scott Coker: “I think we had...

Mike Goldberg will no longer be the play-by-play voice of Bellator. With Bellator set to move to Showtime, Scott Coker revealed they decided to undergo...
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Scott Coker says Bellator talking to Megan Anderson

Bellator president Scott Coker says that his promotion is currently in talks with former UFC featherweight title challenger Megan Anderson. Anderson was recently released by...
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Scott Coker very interested in signing Alistair Overeem or Junior dos Santos to fight...

Scott Coker likes the idea of signing Alistair Overeem or Junior dos Santos to fight Fedor Emelianenko. After Emelinaneko beat Rampage Jackson in December of...
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Ryan Bader won’t be stripped of Bellator heavyweight title, says Scott Coker

Bellator heavyweight champion Ryan Bader will not be stripped of his title, according to Bellator president Scott Coker at Tuesday's presser. The promotion officially announced...
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Bellator MMA announces move to Showtime, reveals eight-man light heavyweight tournament bracket

Bellator MMA announced that it will be moving to Showtime, and the promotion revealed multiple fights for its upcoming schedule. Bellator MMA will return to...
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Scott Coker on recent UFC releases: ‘I think we’re a better fit for those...

The tail-end of 2020 saw the UFC make some surprising releases from their roster. In turn, that led to Bellator President Scott Coker picking...
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Ben Askren trolls Bellator for having no 2021 events currently scheduled

Former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren trolled his former promotion for not having any events booked for its 2021 schedule yet. The calendar just turned...
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Scott Coker says social media support made him sign Yoel Romero to Bellator

Bellator president Scott Coker says that social media support made him sign former UFC star Yoel Romero to a contract with his organization. Coker and...
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Scott Coker considers legal action after Ben Askren suggests Bellator is up for sale

Bellator president Scott Coker says he is considering legal action after Ben Askren suggested on social media that Bellator is up for sale. On Tuesday,...
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Scott Coker: “I already know who’s gonna win” Ben Askren vs. Jake Paul fight

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker believes he knows how a rumored boxing match between Ben Askren and Jake Paul will go down. Askren claims that...
Anthony Pettis

Scott Coker sees an Anthony Pettis vs. Michael ‘Venom’ Page fight as ‘a lot...

Going into UFC Vegas 17 this past Saturday, former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis knew that he was heading into free agency. As of Tuesday,...
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Scott Coker reacts to the news Yoel Romero has signed with Bellator

Bellator president Scott Coker reacted to the news that former UFC middleweight title contender Yoel Romero has signed with Bellator. On Monday, it was announced...
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Scott Coker confirms Bellator will not block Dillon Danis from boxing Jake Paul

Bellator president Scott Coker confirmed that he will not block Dillon Danis from making the move to the boxing ring for a Jake Paul...
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Scott Coker interested in Dillon Danis vs. Jake Paul fight: “I’m sure at some...

Bellator president Scott Coker says he is interested in booking Dillon Danis against Jake Paul in boxing and MMA fights. In the wake of Paul's...
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Bellator president Scott Coker details his plans for newly signed Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson

Bellator president Scott Coker has laid out his plans in the wake of the announcement that they have signed Anthony Johnson. The world of mixed...
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Scott Coker explains why Bellator isn’t interested in Yoel Romero

Bellator president Scott Coker explained why Bellator isn't interested in signing free-agent middleweight fighter Yoel Romero to a contract. The UFC cut Romero last week...
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Scott Coker teases Douglas Lima vs. Neiman Gracie

Bellator president Scott Coker suggested that promotional welterweight champion Douglas Lima could take on Neiman Gracie in his next fight. Lima recently moved up to...
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Scott Coker says Patricio Pitbull would KO Alexander Volkanovski

Bellator president Scott Coker says that his featherweight champion Patricio Pitbull would KO the UFC champion Alexander Volkanovski. Coker has said that he believes Pitbull...
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Scott Coker says he is “happy” with current roster, not interested in signing Anderson...

Bellator will not be offering free agent, Anderson Silva a contract, Scott Coker revealed. On Thursday, it was revealed Silva was released from his UFC...
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Scott Coker says Rampage Jackson is now a free agent, Bellator committed to younger...

Bellator president Scott Coker says that Rampage Jackson was released from the promotion and is an unrestricted free agent. Jackson last fought at Bellator &...
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Scott Coker teases Bellator 205lbs tournament: “It’s the best light heavyweight division on the...

Bellator president Scott Coker teased a future Bellator 205lbs tournament, saying "it's the best light heavyweight division on the planet." Coker and his organization are...
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Scott Coker suggests rematch between Douglas Lima and Michael Page

Bellator president Scott Coker suggested that a rematch between Bellator welterweight champion Douglas Lima and Michael Page could be next. Lima lost a unanimous decision...
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Gegard Mousasi could move up to 205lbs to become double champion, says Scott Coker

Middleweight Gegard Mousasi could move up to light heavyweight next in order to become a double champion says Bellator president Scott Coker. Mousasi bested Bellator...
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Scott Coker explains why Bellator made 30 roster cuts

Bellator president Scott Coker explained why Bellator made 30 roster cuts including veterans such as Frank Mir, Roy Nelson, and Joe Warren. It was reported...