Bellator always knows how to bring a show. Tonight’s prelims as always where top notch. un-televised fights always seem to bring the best in any MMA event. The first 3 figths where all quick submissions and ko’s but when it … Continue reading
At the Bellator 183 weigh-ins, all 40 fighters taking part in Saturday night’s fights at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., will step on the scale Friday, and we’ll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com. In the main event, former … Continue reading →
Lead writer Kelley will be there live be sure to follow her on twitter @kelleygirlmma. This will be streaming live at 12 Noon AuS time.
If USADA does hand out a four-year suspension to Jon Jones, one of his main coaches isn’t sure the former champion recovers from it. Mike Winkeljohn appeared on “Submission Radio” recently to discuss Jones. Coach Wink’s reaction to Jones failing … Continue reading →
An injury has scrapped plans for Shogun Rua vs. Ovince Saint Preux at UFC Fight Night 117, the promotion announced Saturday night. Replacing Rua will be former middleweight title contender Yushin Okami, who has been competing for the World Series of Fighting … Continue reading →
After suffering a loss to Daniel Spitz Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 116, Anthony Hamilton announced his retirement from MMA.
UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Ray Borg have been rescheduled for October 7 and UFC 216. The two were scheduled to meet this past weekend at UFC 215 in the main event, but Borg became ill days before the card and … Continue reading →
Former Olympian Dan Kelly will take on Elias Theodorou at UFC Fight Night 121, the promotion announced recently. Set for November 19, the card features Mark Hunt vs. Marcin Tybura in the main event. Kelly, a four-time Olympian in judo, is coming off … Continue reading →
A third title will be on the line this November at UFC 217, as Joanna Jedrzejczyk defends her strawweight belt vs. Rose Namajunas. Set for November 4 from Madison Square Garden, the card features Georges St-Pierre taking on Michael Bisping for the middleweight belt. … Continue reading →
Douglas Lima isn’t going anywhere soon. The reigning Bellator welterweight champion has signed a new six-fight, two-year deal with the promotion. “Bellator is my home,” Lima told MMA Fighting. “I am excited to continue growing alongside the company.” Lima is a two-time champion and … Continue reading →
UFC officials confirmed that Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will headline UFC 216 this October. The event takes place from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on October 7. Ferguson and Lee will battle over the interim lightweight title, while the co-main features former heavyweight champion … Continue reading →
Michael Chiesa will remain with the UFC for the foreseeable future, signing a four-fight extension with the promotion thanks to his long time manager Daniel Rubenstien. Chiesa still had one fight remaining on his contract, but opted to sign a new deal now … Continue reading →
The UFC continues to add high-profile names to the November UFC Fight Night 120 card. Lightweights Joe Lauzon and Clay Guida are the latest, as the two will square off against one another on November 11. Lauzon has split his last eight fights, … Continue reading →