Category Archives: Bellator MMA

Bellator 172 Results

Bellator 172 Results   Bellator 172 Results Jeremy Murphy def Matthew Ramirez via TKO, R3 Abraham Vaesau def Dominic Sumner via TKO, R1 Patricky Freire def Josh Thomson via KO, 0:40 R2 Cheick Kongo def Oli Thompson via Unanimous Dec Anatoly Tokov def Francisco France via KO, 2:24 R2 Veta Arteaga def Brooke Mayo via TKO, 4:04 R3 Mauricio Alonso def Josh Koscheck via KO, 4:42 R1 Nikko Jackson def Cesar Gonzalez via Unanimous Dec JJ Okanovich def Zach Andrews via Sub, 2:26 R2 James Terry def JC Llamasvia Unanimous (Technical) Dec Gaston Bolanos def Abner Perez via TKO, 4:53 R1 Martin Sano vs. Diego Herzog Draw Justin Tenedora def Roque Reyes def Sub, 4:59 R2...

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DANIEL STRAUS RETURNS, SET TO DEFEND FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE AGAINST PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ IN MAIN EVENT OF BELLATOR 178 ON APRIL 21

DANIEL STRAUS RETURNS, SET TO DEFEND FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE AGAINST PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ IN MAIN EVENT OF BELLATOR 178 ON APRIL 21 DANIEL STRAUS RETURNS, SET TO DEFEND FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE AGAINST PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ IN MAIN EVENT OF BELLATOR 178 ON APRIL 21 HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. — (February 17, 2017) – The main event of Bellator 178 on April 21, 2017 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut will feature the return of featherweight champion Daniel Straus (24-6), who will defend his belt against Patricio “Pitbull”(25-4) in the fourth chapter of their storied rivalry. Tickets for this massive event start at $30, with an exclusive Bellator Nation Presale offer taking place on Feb. 22 and 23. Tickets go onsale to the general public on Feb. 24 and are available at the Mohegan Sun Arena Box Office, as well as Ticketmaster and Bellator.com. Additional main and preliminary card bouts will...

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Bellator 172 Digital Content Recap – Exclusive Footage Before Saturday’s Heavyweight Main Event!

Bellator 172 Digital Content Recap – Exclusive Footage Before Saturday’s Heavyweight Main Event!   BELLATOR 172 COMPETITORS TAKE US BEHIND THE SCENES PRIOR TO SATURDAY NIGHT’S SHOWDOWN AT SAP CENTER IN SAN JOSE     SAN JOSE, CALIF. (Feb. 16, 2017) – We are just days away from one of the most highly anticipated heavyweight battles in Bellator MMA history, as Fedor Emelianenko (36-4, 1 NC) and Matt Mitrione (11-5) headline a massive main card at Bellator 172. Once again, Bellator’s digital team has put together a collection of exclusive new content in preparation of Saturday’sfestivities at SAP Center. If you’re searching for a deeper look inside these competitors’ road to the main event, join us as we explore some fantastic behind-the-scenes footage available now on Bellator’s dynamic YouTube page.   The Legend of Fedor’s Sweater Fedor’s monumental career goes hand-in-hand with his “Glorious Sweater...

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“Countdown To Bellator 172: The G.O.A.T” Premieres Tonight On Spike

“Countdown To Bellator 172: The G.O.A.T” Premieres Tonight On Spike “Countdown To Bellator 172: The G.O.A.T” Premieres Tonight On Spike At 12:00 Midnight ET/PT   In the sport of mixed martial arts, Fedor Emelianenko is considered by many the greatest of all time or The G.O.A.T.   The Russian mixed martial arts icon cemented his legendary status over the last two decades as the most dominant heavyweight in the history of the sport.  In a remarkable 8-year span, fighting mostly with PRIDE in Japan, Fedor went undefeated, winning 26 fights (1 no contest), beating many of the most skilled combatants in the world. His combination of kickboxing and judo skills is unparalleled in his weight class.  Fedor returns to fight on American soil after a 4-year absence against hard-hitting heavyweight Matt Mitrione at Bellator 172 on Saturday, February 18 from the SAP Center in San...

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Rory MacDonald to Make Bellator Debut Against Paul Daley in London on May 19

Rory MacDonald to Make Bellator Debut Against Paul Daley in London on May 19 ‘THE RED KING’ RORY MacDONALD RETURNS, MAKES BELLATOR DEBUT AGAINST BRITISH SLUGGER PAUL ‘SEMTEX’ DALEY   BELLATOR 179: DALEY VS. MacDONALD EMANATES FROM THE SSE ARENA, WEMBLEY ON MAY 19 – TICKETS ON SALE MARCH 3     LONDON — (Feb. 9, 2017) – Paul “Semtex” Daley (39-14-2) is getting what he asked for. On May 19, the explosive fighter from Nottingham, England will meet Rory MacDonald (18-4) in the main event of Bellator 179: Daley vs. MacDonald at The SSE Arena, Wembley.   Rising undefeated British sensation, Michael “Venom” Page (12-0), better known to Bellator fans as “MVP,” is also expected to make his in-cage return in front of a hometown crowd.   Bellator 179: Daley vs. MacDonald will be broadcast on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. Tickets...

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Two World Title Fights – Bellator 177 and Bellator Kickboxing 6 Land in Budapest Friday, April 14

Two World Title Fights – Bellator 177 and Bellator Kickboxing 6 Land in Budapest Friday, April 14 BELLATOR RETURNS TO BUDAPEST FOR A BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHT PITTING EDUARDO DANTAS AGAINST DARRION CALDWELL AT BELLATOR 177 ON FRIDAY, APRIL 14   WELTERWEIGHT BELLATOR KICKBOXING TITLE ALSO ON THE LINE WHEN ZOLTAN LASZAK DEFENDS BELT AGAINST KARIM GHAJJI AT BELLATOR KICKBOXING 6     BUDAPEST — (February 8, 2017) – Bellator is returning to Hungary with a bantamweight world title fight pitting Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas (19-4) against Darrion “The Wolf” Caldwell (10-1) serving as the main event of Bellator 177: Dantas vs. Caldwell from the Budapest Sports Arena on April 14. The MMA portion of the evening will also feature a featherweight bout between Hungarian-born Adam “The Kid” Borics (5-0) and Anthony “Pretty Boy” Taylor (1-2).   In addition, Bellator Kickboxing 6 will be headlined by...

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Bellator Returns to Torino Italy on April 8 With MMA & Kickboxing Action

Bellator Returns to Torino Italy on April 8 With MMA & Kickboxing Action THE INTERNATIONAL BELLA – TOUR CONTINUES   BELLATOR ANNOUNCES IT RETURN TO PALA ALPITOUR IN TORINO, ITALY FOR MORE MMA & KICKBOXING ACTION ON APRIL 8, 2017 Above: Scott Coker and Carlo Di Blasi TORINO (Feb. 7, 2017) – Bellator President Scott Coker today announced that his fast-rising promotion will be revisiting Torino, Italy for Bellator 176, which will be immediately followed by Bellator Kickboxing 5 at the Pala Alpitour on Saturday, April 8. Less than one year ago, Bellator hosted it’s first-ever international event at the Pala Alpitour in front of a sold-out crowd of over 15,000 fans. Since that show, the company has rapidly and successfully expanded across the globe under the direction of Coker, visiting London, Dublin, Budapest, Israel, Florence and has an event booked in Belfast later this...

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DeAlan Hicks: “At this point of my life I need my fights to count for something”

DeAlan Hicks makes his professional debut on March 4th in Joplin, Missouri DeAlan Hicks makes his professional debut on March 4th in Joplin, Missouri DeAlan Hicks was one of the most dominate amateur Middleweights in the Midwest and has faced off with the best of the best on the amateur circuit, including a 3 round battle with undefeated Light Heavyweight Antonio Martinez at Titan FC 24. “Hitman” has not been in the cage in over 4 years, due to multiple injuries. During that time he has been sharpening his skills and training with Teejay “Bad Newz” Britton at Victory Ministry & Sports Complex in Joplin, Missouri and Laselva MMA in Derby, Kansas. On Saturday, March 4th DeAlan Hicks returns to the cage to make his professional debut at Cage of Honor 69 at the Memorial Hall in Joplin, Missouri. MMAMadhouse.com’s Chris Gregory sat down with DeAlan...

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Jason Witt (8-3) is set to face off with Justin Patterson (8-1) at Bellator 174

Jason Witt (8-3) is set to face off with Justin Patterson (8-1) at Bellator 174 Jason Witt (8-3) is set to face off with Justin Patterson (8-1) at Bellator 174: Coenen vs. Budd on March 3 at WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, Oklahoma.  Jason ‘The Vanilla Gorilla” Witt has won 4 out of his last 5 fights and is looking to test himself once again as he faces off with Justin Patterson, who is on a 2 fight win streak inside the Bellator cage. Jason Witt is constantly improving and evolving his game by working with the best coaches and training partners at Glory MMA & Fitness, KCBJJ, and American Top Team HD.  Keep Jason Witt on your radar cause he really could be a threat in the Bellator welterweight division. Bellator 174: Coenen vs. Budd will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m....

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