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Kyoji Horiguchi doesn’t see Sergio Pettis as ‘real champion’ ahead of...

Kyoji Horiguchi is a man on a mission. The current RIZIN FF 135-pound bantamweight king recaptured the title he never officially lost on New Year's...
Brent Primus

Brent Primus ‘happy’ with win over Benson Henderson, confident he’ll win...

Brent Primus knows his next fight will be for the Bellator's lightweight title. Primus picked up a massive win last Saturday at Bellator 267 as...
Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson expecting a ‘war’ with Fedor Emelianenko but knows he...

Tim Johnson says it is still surreal to think he is fighting Fedor Emelianenko in Russia, in what could be the Russian's final fight. When...
Brent Primus

Brent Primus expects to KO Benson Henderson and earn a title...

Brent Primus has been asking for a big-name opponent for quite some time and he gets his wish on Saturday night at Bellator 268. Primus...
Cheick Kongo

Cheick Kongo hopes win over Sergei Kharitonov earns him a rematch...

Cheick Kongo still believes he should've gotten an immediate rematch against Ryan Bader. At Bellator 226 in September of 2019, Kongo fought Bader for the...
Danny Sabatello

Danny Sabatello blasts ranked Bellator bantaweights for ducking him, expects to...

Danny Sabatello doesn't understand why he isn't ranked in Bellator's bantamweight division. Sabatello made good in his Bellator debut as he dominated Brett Johns for...
Georgi Karakhanyan

Georgi Karakhanyan hopes AJ McKee becomes Bellator’s lightweight champ so he...

Georgi Karakhanyan knew he shouldn't have cut to featherweight anymore, and his eight-second KO loss to AJ McKee cemented that. Karakhanyan thought of moving up...
Brent Primus

Brent Primus wants rematch with Islam Mamedov after controversial loss: “He...

Brent Primus was shocked he didn't get his hand raised against Islam Mamedov at Bellator 263. Although Primus spent the majority of the fight on...
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Josh Barnett says ‘It would really suck’ to never fight Fedor...

Josh Barnett vs. Fedor Emelianenko is one of MMA's biggest fights that got away — but what if it didn't have to? The pair of...
Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson passed up waiting for Ryan Bader for interim title...

Tim Johnson could've waited for a title shot against Ryan Bader. After Johnson earned a split decision win over Cheick Kongo last October he cemented...
Kyle Crutchmer

After “hanging with” Khabib and Islam in training, Kyle Crutchmer has...

Kyle Crutchmer has all the confidence in the world to be a Bellator champion. Crutchmer is coming off his first career loss as he lost...
Danny Sabatello

Danny Sabatello expects bantamweights to duck him after his “dominant” win...

Danny Sabatello knew he would be able to beat Brett Johns and would do it with ease. At Bellator 259, Sabatello - a former Contender...
Darrion Caldwell, James Gallagher

Darrion Caldwell expects to finish Leandro Higo again, plans to reclaim...

Darrion Caldwell is focused on reclaiming his bantamweight title. After Caldwell lost back-to-back fights to Kyoji Horiguchi for the RIZIN title and to lose his...
Danny Sabatello

After being “disrespected” by Dana White, Danny Sabatello expects to “maul”...

Danny Sabatello thought he was for sure going to get a UFC contract after his dominant performance over Taylor Moore on the Contender Series...
Austin-Vanderford

Austin Vanderford expects to drag Fabian Edwards into the “deep waters,”...

Austin Vanderford is eager to share the cage with Fabian Edwards at Bellator 259 on Friday night. Vanderford is 10-0 and coming off a decision...
Patchy Mix

Patrick Mix expects to finish Albert Morales, blasts James Gallagher: “I...

Patrick Mix had a feeling James Gallagher wouldn't end up fighting him. At Bellator 258, Mix and Gallagher were booked to fight one another. Yet,...
AJ McKee

AJ McKee confident he will KO Patricio Pitbull to claim featherweight...

AJ McKee has known it would be him and Patricio Pitbull in the finals of the featherweight grand prix. McKee made quick work of Georgi...
Bellator 238, Julia Budd, Cris Cyborg

Julia Budd expects to earn rematch with Cris Cyborg after Bellator...

Julia Budd believes she can earn a rematch with Cris Cyborg if she beats Dayana Silva at Bellator 257. On Friday night, Budd will welcome...
Mike Hamel

Mike Hamel expects to derail the hype of Usman Nurmagomedov: “I’m...

Mike Hamel had a feeling he'd be the one to welcome Usman Nurmagomedov to Bellator. When Nurmagomedov, Khabib's cousin, signed with Bellator, Hamel started researching...
Patricio Freire, Bellator, Josh Thomson

Patricio Pitbull says he “would embarrass” Alex Volkanovski if they fought:...

Patricio Pitbull has made it known, he wants a cross-promotional fight against Alex Volkanovski. Pitbull is the current featherweight and lightweight champion in Bellator while...
Emmanuel Sanchez

Emmanuel Sanchez expects to put on a “dominating performance” and finish...

Emmanuel Sanchez is eager to show how much he improved since November 15, 2018. On that date, Sanchez lost a decision to Patricio Pitbull for...
Patricio Freire, Bellator, Josh Thomson

Patricio Pitbull excited to “shut up” Emmanuel Sanchez and prove he’s...

Patricio Pitbull knows he can't just beat Emmanuel Sanchez in the main event of Bellator 255, but he has to finish him. Pitbull and Sanchez...
Darina Mazdyuk

Darina Mazdyuk plans ‘to conquer Bellator’ after becoming viral sensation

An unbelievable amount of ridiculousness ensued throughout 2020 the further along we all got in the year. To perfectly summarize 2020 with a capper,...
Gegard Mousasi, Douglas Lima

Bellator 250 | Pro fighters make their picks for Gegard Mousasi...

In the main event of Bellator 250, a massive middleweight fight goes down for the vacant belt as Gegard Mousasi takes on the welterweight...
Cheick Kongo, Bellator MMA

Cheick Kongo expects to finish Tim Johnson again, says Ryan Bader...

Cheick Kongo thought he would be having an immediate rematch with Ryan Bader. Kongo and Bader fought at Bellator 226 for the heavyweight title. It...
Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson “excited” to get Cheick Kongo rematch after “fluky” first...

Tim Johnson will finally get the rematch with Cheick Kongo he has been calling for. In Johnson's Bellator debut, he fought Kongo and lost by...
Patrick Mix

Patrick Mix trashes James Gallagher: “I don’t even think he is...

Patrick Mix doesn't believe James Gallagher is a very good fighter. Ever since Mix signed to Bellator, Gallagher called him out, but as of late,...
Patrick Mix

Patrick Mix expects dominant performance over Juan Archuleta to win vacant...

Patrick Mix knows he will be Bellator's bantamweight champion. On Saturday night in the main event of Bellator 246, Mix is set to take on...