Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
At Bellator 206, Bellator middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi defended his title against Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald in the main event.
Mousasi defeated MacDonald via second-round …read more
Former Bellator middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi has plans to reunite with the title when he takes on Douglas Lima on May 9 at Bellator 242.
Welterweight champion Lima will step up …read more
Douglas Lima and Gegard Mousasi have more in common than their match scheduled for May at Bellator 242. Both men are admittedly not fans of trash talking to get motivated …read more
Former Bellator middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi feels a clash with reigning UFC middleweight king Israel Adesanya would be a good fight for him. Mousasi looked to be on the cusp …read more
Gegard Mousasi believes he would have success against Israel Adesanya if they were to fight. Mousasi, who is the former Bellator middleweight champion, says he has sparred with people who …read more
NEW YORK – Gegard Mousasi admits that he would rather have tried to regain his belt from the man who took it from him.
Former Bellator middleweight champion Mousasi (46-7-2 MMA, …read more
NEW YORK – Douglas Lima is chasing greatness.
Bellator welterweight champ Lima (32-7 MMA, 14-3 BMMA) will move up a division to face Gegard Mousasi (46-7-2 MMA, 4-1 BMMA) for the …read more
Douglas Lima and Gegard Mousasi are set to fight for the vacant middleweight title at Bellator 243 on May 9. Although it will be the first time they fight inside …read more
Four fights have been added to the Bellator 242 lineup, complimenting a championship main and co-main event.
Before Ryan Bader defends his title against Vadim Nemkov, and Gegard Mousasi faces Douglas …read more
Gegard Mousasi says he never had any real animosity toward Rafael Lovato Jr. now that a rematch with his fellow former Bellator champ is off the table.
Lovato (10-0 MMA, 6-0 …read more
Gegard Mousasi is eyeing champ-champ status in Bellator.
Mousasi recently lost the middleweight championship to Rafael Lovato Jr, but the champ had to vacate the title after ongoing health issues. Bellator …read more
Gegard Mousasi has no ill will toward Douglas Lima, but he thinks the welterweight champion is walking into a nightmare matchup when he goes for the Bellator middleweight title in …read more
Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports
Not long after Rafael Lovato Jr. was forced to vacate his title, Bellator has set up a big bout with the belt up for grabs. …read more
LOS ANGELES – A middleweight superfight for the vacant 185-pound title, pitting former divisional champion Gegard Mousasi (46-7-2) against current Bellator welterweight titleholder Douglas Lima (32-7), has been added to …read more
Bellator will crown a new middleweight champion on May 9. Scott Coker, the Bellator president, has announced that former 185-pound champion Gegard Mousasi will collide with current welterweight title holder …read more
Douglas Lima will have the chance to become the third simultaneous two-division champion in Bellator history when he goes for a second belt.
After Rafael Lovato Jr. was forced to relinquish …read more
Gegard Mousasi and Douglas Lima will square off for Bellator’s recently vacated middleweight bout in San Jose, Calif., on May 9. …read more
Douglas Lima | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
With the Bellator welterweight title back around his waist, Douglas Lima is looking to add more gold to his collection.
Bellator President Scott …read more
Bellator welterweight champion Douglas Lima will move up a weight class to take on Gegard Mousasi for the vacant Bellator middleweight title at Bellator 243.
Former Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Lovato …read more