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Taped event does best ratings in four months for Bellator MMA

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In what would have to be considered a surprising turn of events, a taped Bellator show on Friday night drew the company’s best television numbers in more than …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Demian Maia: Ben Askren Still One of the ‘Toughest’ Guys at 170

Ben Askren had a world of hype surrounding him when the Ultimate Fighting Championship signed the former One Championship and Bellator MMA welterweight king last November. That excitement has evaporated …read more

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Kyoji Horiguchi Out Of RIZIN 20 Due To Injury

Kyoji Horiguchi who is both the bantamweight champion for Bellator MMA and Rizin Fighting Federation champion (RIZIN) has pulled out of his RIZIN title defense bout that was set for …read more

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Later, Bader! ‘Darth’ Abandons Quest For RIZIN Belt

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Just last month, Bellator MMA two-division champion, Ryan Bader, looked to add a third title to his ever-growing collection. The means to that …read more

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WSOF Veteran Josh Hill Among Trio of New Signings by Bellator MMA

Former World Series of Fighting title challenger Josh Hill is one of three new additions to the Bellator MMA roster. …read more

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Posted on November 6, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Bellator MMA signs three fighters, including former WSOF title challenger Josh Hill

Bellator has inked a Canadian bantamweight, a Bulgarian welterweight, and a Ukrainian featherweight to its roster.
Former World Series of Fighting title challenger Josh Hill (18-3 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), Georgi Valentinov …read more

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Pros fighters react to Cat Zingano signing with Bellator MMA

A string of fighters from the world of mixed martial arts have reacted to the news that former UFC star Cat Zingano has signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator.
ESPN’s Ariel …read more

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Former UFC Title Challenger Cat Zingano Signs with Bellator MMA

Cat Zingano has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA. …read more

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Posted on October 30, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Coker: MacDonald’s Contract ‘Not Expired’

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Time for those “big fights.” Rory MacDonald told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that his Bellator MMA contract had …read more

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Douglas Lima on Ben Askren: “I don’t see any hunger in him when he steps in there”

Douglas Lima is once again the Bellator MMA welterweight champion and is also $1 million richer after defeating Rory MacDonald at Bellator 232. It was a tough day road through …read more

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Bellator 231 Results: Frank Mir takes decision over Roy Nelson in heavyweight rematch

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On Friday night, Bellator MMA returned to the Mohegan Sun Arena for Bellator 231, the start of their two-night double header in in Uncasville, Connecticut. Bellator 231 …read more

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Michael Chandler-Benson Henderson Rematch Set for Bellator Japan

Two men right at the top of the Bellator MMA lightweight division are set to run it back in Japan. …read more

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Adult film star Orion Starr set for Bellator MMA debut

Adult film star Orion Starr is set to make her professional mixed martial arts debut at Bellator 231 later tonight.
Starr, whose real name is Rebecca Bryggman, first made the announcement …read more

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Bellator MMA signs Sergio Pettis

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Sergio Pettis’ days in the UFC are over. After 14 fights under the UFC banner, Sergio Pettis is headed to …read more

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Posted on October 25, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Sergio Pettis moving from UFC to Bellator after agreeing to new multi-fight deal 

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Sergio Pettis is taking his talents to Bellator MMA.
The flyweight and bantamweight contender just recently completed his contract with the UFC and opted to test …read more

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Sergio Pettis Signs With Bellator MMA

It is time to welcome Sergio Pettis to the ranks of Bellator MMA. …read more

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Junior dos Santos Says He Could Have Lost Leg Due to Bacterial Infection

On Tuesday, former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight king Junior dos Santos was forced out of his main event fight against former Bellator MMA heavyweight champ Alexander Volkov at UFC Moscow …read more

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Lance Gibson Jr. planning on ‘devastatingly finishing fight’ in Bellator MMA debut

Following a successful outing in his pro MMA debut in December of 2017, it took over a year for lightweight Lance Gibson Jr. to step back into the cage.

When Gibson …read more

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Bellator 232: MacDonald vs. Lima 2 fight card

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Check out the fight card and bout order for Saturday’s Bellator 232: MacDonald vs. Lima show in Uncasville, CT. Bellator MMA has a big …read more

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UFC, PFL Veteran Ronny Markes Signs Contract with Bellator MMA

Ronny Markes has signed an exclusive, multi-fight contract to compete in Bellator MMA’s heavyweight division. …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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'MVP' to Headline Bellator London in November Against Derek Anderson

Two men who recorded wins in Bellator MMA the last few weeks are set to square off in the Bellator London main event this November. …read more

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Bellator 230 predictions, preview for ‘Carvalho vs Nemkov’ and Bellator Milan

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Bellator 230 comes to Ex Palalido (Allianz Cloud) in Milan, Italy on Oct. 12, 2019. It’s a big show with three separate cards, but …read more

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'King Mo' Returns From Retirement at Bellator 233 Against Andrew Kapel

Despite retiring after a loss in April, Muhammed Lawal is coming back to Bellator MMA for one final fight. …read more

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Bantamweight Raufeon Stots Signs Long-Term Deal with Bellator MMA

Bantamweight standout Raufeon Stots has signed an exclusive contract with Bellator MMA. …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko, ‘Rampage’ set to collide in Japan

On December 29, Bellator MMA will make its debut in Japan. One of the highlights of this event will be a showdown between MMA legends Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Fedor …read more

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JW Kiser looking to get back to Bellator MMA with a win at Shamrock FC 323

The last 10 months have been something of a whirlwind that heavyweight JW Kiser could not have foreseen.
In just his third bout Kiser was moved onto the national stage to …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 11:16 am By
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Bellator 229 Prelims: Anatoly Tokov Wins Fifth Straight

Anatoly Tokov continues to announce himself as a force to be reckoned with in the Bellator MMA middleweight division. …read more

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Posted on October 5, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Video: Josh Barnett ‘would love’ to fight Fedor Emelianenko, hopes for one-night tournament In Bellator

DUBLIN — Josh Barnett met with reporters backstage at Bellator Dublin to discuss the his recent signing with Bellator MMA, his desire to fight friend Fedor Emelianenko, the promotion’s heavyweight …read more

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Bellator 228 salaries: Patricio ‘Pitbull’ leads the way

On Saturday night, Bellator MMA returned to our screens with stacked Bellator 228 card.
The salaries for this action-packed card, which was highlighted by four Featherweight World Grand Prix quarterfinal bouts …read more

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Matchups Set for Bellator Featherweight Grand Prix Quarterfinals

The pairings are in place for the quarterfinals of Bellator MMA’s featherweight grand prix. …read more

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Posted on September 29, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Cyborg Vs. Budd Official For Bellator Event This January

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After signing an exclusive deal with Bellator MMA earlier this month, former UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg will make her debut against …read more

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Bellator 227: Henderson vs. Jury full fight video highlights

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Watch highlights from Friday’s Bellator 227 card in Dublin, Ireland. It’s a busy week for Bellator MMA, and while Bellator 228 is …read more

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Cyborg Vs. Budd Expected To Headline Bellator Event This January

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After signing an exclusive deal with Bellator MMA earlier this month, former UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg will make her debut against …read more

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Watch Rawlings Train With McGregor Ahead Of Bellator Debut

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Former UFC fighter and bare knuckle boxing champion Bec Rawlings is doing everything in her power to ensure a memorable Bellator MMA debut, which …read more

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Video! McGregor Makes Appearance At Bellator Dublin

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Former UFC champion Conor McGregor showed up in an expensive suit earlier tonight (Fri., Sept. 27, 2019) at Bellator MMA’s event in …read more

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Tito Ortiz: I’ve cleared a spot for Liam McGeary’s Bellator title

Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos ST. LOUISBellator MMA light heavyweight Tito Ortiz has a space in his office for all of his belts. Of course, …read more

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