More than a year later, it is clear Ryan Bader’s win over Fedor Emelianenko was one of the most important of his career.
The Arizona native stopped Emelianenko just 35 seconds …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
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Earlier this week, it was announced that Gegard Mousasi would face welterweight champion Douglas Lima for the vacant Bellator middleweight title at Bellator 243 this …read more
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Ryan Bader is set for his second Bellator light heavyweight title defense. Bellator double champion Ryan Bader has …read more
Bellator two-division champ Ryan Bader is dropping back down to light heavyweight to defend his 205-pound title against Vadim Nemkov on May 9 in San Jose, California. …read more
LOS ANGELES – On Saturday, May 9, SAP Center at San Jose will host Bellator with an event headlined by a light heavyweight world championship bout featuring two-division Bellator champion …read more
Ryan Bader will make his first light heavyweight championship defense since 2017 when he puts his belt on the line against Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 243. …read more
Ryan Bader will look to defend his light heavyweight title for the first time since November of 2017.
On the Bellator 238 broadcast, Bader announced he will battle Vadim Nemkov on …read more
Bellator double champion Ryan Bader is back.
Bader, who also holds the heavyweight title, will move back down to 205 pounds to defend his light heavyweight belt against surging Russian contender …read more
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Two-division champion Ryan Bader will return to 205 pounds for his next fight as he defends the light heavyweight title against Vadim …read more
Bellator champ-champ Ryan Bader will take a break from the heavyweight division as he moves back down to light heavyweight to defend his belt there in April.
Bader himself announced Tuesday …read more
Ryan Bader is looking to avenge the loss of teammate C.B. Dolloway against Rizin light heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka. Ryan Bader was one of the many viewers at home witnessing …read more
CB Dollaway’s RIZIN debut, which went down on Tuesday’s action-packed RIZIN 20 card, didn’t go the way he had planned. Instead, the 20-fight UFC veteran was decimated by the promotion’s …read more
Bellator president Scott Coker says he can grant Fedor Emelianenko another heavyweight title bout if he wants it. Emelianenko and Ryan Bader clashed in the finals of the Bellator Heavyweight …read more
Bellator president Scott Coker says that Fedor Emelianenko could get a heavyweight title shot against champion Ryan Bader, but a fight against Josh Barnett is more likely.
Emelianenko had one of …read more
Bellator president Scott Coker says that Bellator heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader will defend both of his belts in 2020.
Bader is coming off of a No Contest against …read more