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John McCarthy praises ‘real leader’ Scott Coker for Bellator 241 cancelation

Last Friday, Bellator President Scott Coker made the decision to cancel the Bellator 241 card at the last-minute amid growing concerns surrounding the coronavirus...
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Scott Coker explains decision behind canceling Bellator 241

The Bellator 241 fight card had been scheduled to take place at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut last Friday and was supposed to...
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Pro fighters praise Scott Coker for compensating athletes and staff following Bellator 241 cancellation

Bellator President Scott Coker recently announced that the promotion was postponing their scheduled Bellator 241 event due to the Coronavirus outbreak. In his official statement,...
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Scott Coker issues statement on Bellator 241 postponement

Bellator President Scott Coker has now issued a statement on the last-minute cancelation of the Bellator 241 card, which was scheduled to go down...
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Scott Coker says Bellator considering women’s flyweight Grand Prix tournament including Ilima-Lei Macfarlane

Bellator president Scott Coker says the promotion is considering a women's flyweight Grand Prix tournament including its star champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane. Macfarlane defended her title...
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Scott Coker sends classy message to Rory MacDonald after Bellator exit

Earlier this week, news surfaced that former Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald had parted ways with the promotion and signed with the Professional Fighters...
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Scott Coker says he hoped Patricio “Pitbull” Freire picked another opponent in grand prix

Bellator president Scott Coker was asked what he thought about the Bellator featherweight world grand prix quarterfinals matchups, and he said that while he...
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Scott Coker talks Bellator debuts of Cris Cyborg, Josh Barnett

Bellator MMA has recently signed several notable free agents, including former UFC champions Josh Barnett and Cris Cyborg. Speaking to the media ahead of...
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Bellator boss Scott Coker criticizes UFC’s treatment of Cris Cyborg

Bellator President Scott Coker isn't impressed with the way the UFC handled the career of Cris Cyborg. Cyborg, the former Strikeforce, Invicta and UFC featherweight...
Cris Cyborg

Scott Coker explains how Bellator will promote Cris Cyborg better than UFC

Former Strikeforce, Invicta and UFC champ Cris Cyborg is now a Bellator MMA fighter. The Brazilian legend signed with the Scott Coker helmed promotion...
Cat Zingano

Scott Coker interested in signing Cat Zingano

After a lengthy career in the UFC, Cat Zingano is now a free agent. The former title challenger parted ways with the Las Vegas...
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Scott Coker updates on negotiations with Cris Cyborg

The president of Bellator, Scott Coker, is making his loyalty to Cyborg known, as he claims she is the female GOAT. The former UFC featherweight...
Stipe Miocic, Ryan Bader

Scott Coker explains why Ryan Bader would beat Stipe Miocic

Bellator president, Scott Coker took a lot of flak for his recent tweet suggesting Ryan Bader is the best heavyweight in MMA right now. Most...
Stipe Miocic

Bellator boss not buying Stipe Miocic as world’s best heavyweight

When Stipe Miocic stopped Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 241, he not only reclaimed the UFC heavyweight title, but also his...
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Bellator boss Scott Coker criticizes the UFC for lack of international events

Bellator MMA plans to develop new markets across the pond and believe Conor McGregor's trainer, John Kavanagh will be instrumental in achieving this. The company's...
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Scott Coker congratulates Cris Cyborg on UFC 240 victory

Although UFC president Dana White was not complimentary towards Cris Cyborg for her victory over Felicia Spencer on Saturday night at UFC 240, Bellator...
Aaron Pico

Scott Coker discusses leaving Aaron Pico off Bellator featherweight grand prix

Bellator president Scott Coker appears to be taking things slow with Aaron Pico. While Pico has been hailed as one of the greatest prospects in...
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Bellator plans to rapidly expand in Europe

The Bellator 223 press conference held today at Leicester Square in London answered many questions about the future of the promotion, particularly in the...
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Scott Coker opens door to Bellator-UFC cross promotion

Under the leadership of Scott Coker, Bellator MMA has co-promoted with a number of other promotions, most notably Japan's RIZIN Fighting Federation, but also...
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Scott Coker responds to Cris Cyborg’s free agency plans

Former UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg recently stated that she plans to test her value as a free agent once her current UFC contract...
Leslie-Smith

EXCLUSIVE | Scott Coker explains why he took a chance on Leslie Smith

She's back. After 21 months out of action, 'The Peacemaker' Leslie Smith will be returning to action as she...
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EXCLUSIVE | Scott Coker provides update on Fedor Emelianenko, likes the idea of a...

Without a doubt, Russia's 'Last Emperor,' Fedor Emelianenko is one of the greatest mixed martial artists to ever grace the face of...
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EXCLUSIVE | Scott Coker says Kyoji Horiguchi vs Darrion Caldwell 2 not done deal,...

At RIZIN 14 on New Year's Eve 2018, we saw a massive inaugural title fight that saw two promotions best bantamweight fighters...
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Scott Coker teases another Bellator Grand Prix

Over the last year, Bellator MMA has had Grand Prix fever, promoting action-packed tournaments in its heavyweight and welterweight divisions. According to...
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Scott Coker has more cross-promotional fights planned beyond RIZIN 15

The partnership between RIZIN and Bellator continues to be a fruitful one as RIZIN 15 will provide us with yet another cross-promotional...
Ryan Bader

Scott Coker says Ryan Bader will get some ‘leeway’ as two-division champion

Ryan Bader now owns the Bellator light heavyweight heavyweight titles. He earned the former with a defeat of Phil Davis last year,...
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Bellator boss Scott Coker scolds CSAC for handling of Jon Jones situation, CSAC responds

Ahead of UFC 232, several Jon Jones drug tests detected trace amounts of the banned substance turinabol, which prompted the Nevada State...
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Bellator boss Scott Coker shares his thoughts on the new UFC title belts

Add Bellator boss Scott Coker to the growing list of individuals who are not impressed by the new UFC title belts.