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Scott Coker Comments On UFC 233 Being Postponed

Bellator president Scott Coker has spoken out on the postponement of UFC 233. UFC 233 was scheduled to take place on Jan. 26. The card was set to be held …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Could A.J. McKee finally get title shot after 13th straight Bellator win? Scott Coker answers

HONOLULU – On Friday, A.J. McKee finished Daniel Crawford to earn the 13th win of his unbeaten career. The conversation that followed, though, was less about McKee’s latest victory than …read more

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Bellator boss Scott Coker comments on cancelled UFC 233 card

Until very recently, Bellator and the UFC were engaged in something of a turf war, as both promotions were set to touch down in Southern California on January 26. Bellator …read more

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Bellator’s Scott Coker says he believes UFC 233 was cancelled because UFC ‘ran out of bullets’

HONOLULU — After Bellator 213, promotion president Scott Coker discusses Ilima-Lei Macfarlane retaining the women’s flyweight title in her hometown, Macfarlane’s walkout, the last time he heard a crowd as …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2018, 10:16 am By
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Scott Coker says a title shot next for AJ McKee is ‘not out of the question’

HONOLULU — After Bellator 212, promotion president Scott Coker discusses putting on a show in front of the troops, what’s next for AJ McKee, Frank Mir’s health, Brent Primus wanting …read more

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Scott Coker says Bellator vs. RIZIN Could Happen in Hawaii

Scott Coker and Bellator MMA have brought their fights to Hawaii for the first time and during Bellator’s recent press conference, Coker said the location is ideal for a Bellator …read more

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Scott Coker on Lyoto Machida plans: Not sure about Fedor, but Mousasi, Bader fights likely

HONOLULU – There are some moving parts to come together before Lyoto Machida gets a stab at a Bellator title, including the tough promotional debut ahead of him on Saturday.
Machida, …read more

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Scott Coker Speaks On Bellator Beating UFC To Hawaii

Bellator president Scott Coker is happy to be in Hawaii and admits it’s a good feeling to get there first. There hasn’t been a major mixed martial arts event in …read more

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Posted on December 13, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Scott Coker shares timeframe for Rory MacDonald vs. Jon Fitch fight

With another welterweight tournament matchup happening this weekend, the big question has been when champion Rory MacDonald will face Jon Fitch in the final first-round tournament bout.
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Scott Coker sets end date for Bellator WWGP; MacDonald vs. Fitch on tap for March

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HONOLULU – With only one fight complete in the Bellator welterweight grand prix, Scott Coker already has sights on …read more

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Scott Coker says Caldwell vs. Horiguchi has rematch clause – in Bellator, not Rizin

Darrion Caldwell won’t put his Bellator title on the line when he meets Kyoji Horiguchi at Rizin FF 14 later this month. Rather, it’s Rizin’s inaugural 135-pound title that will …read more

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Scott Coker explains why Paul Daley vs Michael Page fight isn’t happening in England

On February 16, at Bellator 216, Bellator will promote one of the biggest fights in UK MMA history, as British knockout artists Paul Daley and Michael Page finally collide in …read more

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Scott Coker details current Bellator and RIZIN collaboration, expects more cross-promotional battles in the future

Capping off 2018’s MMA calendar will be RIZIN 14 on New Year’s Eve. With the full lineup now revealed, there is plenty to look forward to.
Among the announced bouts, for …read more

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Scott Coker Says a Full Rizin vs. Bellator Card is Coming

Bellator president Scott Coker and Rizin Fighting Federation Chairman Nobuyuki Sakakibara seem to have a long-term plan to have more crossover events. Rizin 14 will feature Bellator’s bantamweight champion, Darrion …read more

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Posted on December 3, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Scott Coker expects more cross promotion with Japan, eventually Bellator vs. Rizin card

Bellator’s Scott Coker believes that a cross-promotional card could be a reality in 2019 …read more

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Scott Coker Teases Bellator-RIZIN Cross-Promotion Bout

Bellator president Scott Coker may be getting his wish. In the past, Coker has dealt with cross promotion of some sort. Back in his Strikeforce days, Coker had to work …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Ben Askren, Scott Coker clash over possible Bellator deal

It sounds like Ben Askren was recently in talks to make a return to Bellator. The question is under what circumstances.
In an interview with The Fight Guys podcast that was …read more

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Melvin Manhoef off Bellator 210 due to injury, Chidi Njokuani meets replacement John Salter in new main event

Bellator 210 has a new main event.
Company president Scott Coker announced Thursday that an injury has forced middleweight contender Melvin Manhoef out of his upcoming headlining bout opposite Chidi Njokuani …read more

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