Category Archives: Bellator MMA

OFFICIAL BELLATOR 203: PITBULL VS. WEICHEL 2 RESULTS

Full Bellator 203 Photos // Credit: Bellator/Lucas Noonan Bellator 203 Scorecards Bellator 203 Official Results:  Patricio “Pitbull” (27-4) def. Daniel Weichel (39-10) via split decision (49-46, 48-47, 47-48) *“Pitbull” retains Bellator featherweight world championship Alessio Sakara (20-12, 2 NC) def. Jamie Sloane (8-5, 1 NC) via TKO (strikes) at 1:19 of round one Andrey Koreshkov (21-2) def. Vaso Bakocevic (33-18-1) via KO at 1:06 of round one Alen Amedovski (6-0) def. Will…
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OFFICIAL BELLATOR 202: BUDD VS. NOGUEIRA RESULTS

Complete Bellator 202: Budd vs. Nogueira Results: Julia Budd (12-2) defeated Talita Nogueira (7-1) via TKO (punches) at 4:07 of round three Michael McDonald (19-4) defeated Eduardo Dantas (20-6) via KO (punches) at :58 of round one Chris Honeycutt (11-2, 1 NC) defeated Leo Leite (10-2) via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-25, 30-25) Valentin Moldavsky (8-1) defeated Ernest James (1-1) via TKO (punches) at 4:03 of second round   Preliminary Card Results: Daniel Carey (6-2) defeated Aaron Webb (2-1) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:54 of…
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OFFICIAL BELLATOR 203: PITBULL VS. WEICHEL 2 & BELLATOR KICKBOXING 10 WEIGH-IN RESULTS

Bellator 203 Official Weigh-In Results: Featherweight World Title Bout: Patricio “Pitbull” (144.8 lbs.) vs. Daniel Weichel (144.4 lbs.) Light Heavyweight Feature Event: Alessio Sakara (205.6) vs. Jamie Sloane (204 lbs.) Welterweight Main Card Bout: Andrey Koreshkov (170.4 lbs.) vs. Vaso Bakocevic (169.6 lbs.) Middleweight Main Card Bout: Will Fleury (185.8 lbs.) vs. Alen Amedovski (185.6 lbs.) Lightweight Main Card Bout: Simone La Preziosa (154.2 lbs.) vs. Maxim Radu (154.6 lbs.)  Bantamweight Preliminary Bout: Simone D’Anna (133.2 lbs.) vs. Michele Martignoni (135.6 lbs.) Bellator Kickboxing 10 Main Card Weigh-In Results: Featherweight…
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Photos From Bellator Takeover of Rome’s Capitol Hill

CREDIT: BELLATOR/LUCAS NOONAN BELLATOR’S FIRST EVENT IN THE ETERNAL CITY TAKES PLACE THIS SATURDAY, JULY 14 FROM IL CENTRALE LIVE ROMA – FORO ITALICO   ROME – Bellator fighters and officials gathered today at Piazza del Campidoglio (Rome’s Capitol Hill) in advance of the company’s first event in The Eternal City, which takes place at il Centrale Live Roma – Foro…
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Bellator Names David Schwarz Senior Vice President Marketing & Communications

BELLATOR NAMES DAVID SCHWARZ SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS NEW YORK – David Schwarz has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications for Viacom’s fast-rising sports franchise, Bellator. Schwarz will oversee five critical areas of Bellator’s development including consumer marketing, communications, social media, ticket sales, and digital. The announcement was made today by Scott…
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Mitrione vs. Bader Lands at Mohegan Sun on Friday, Oct. 12

TICKETS FOR BELLATOR: MITRIONE VS. BADER ON SALE THIS FRIDAY, JULY 13 LOS ANGELES – The semifinals of the 2018 Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix begin Friday, Oct.12 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. and will feature the return of exciting knockout artist Matt Mitrione (13-5) as he steps inside the Bellator cage against light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader (25-5), who continues…
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OFFICIAL BELLATOR 201: MACFARLANE VS. LARA WEIGH-IN RESULTS & PHOTOS

Flyweight World Title Bout: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (125) vs. Alejandra Lara (124.6) Catchweight (160 lbs.) Main Card Bout: Saad Awad (159.8) vs. Ryan Couture (159.9) Flyweight Main Card Bout: Valerie Letourneau (126) vs. Kristina Williams (125.4) Featherweight Main Card Bout: Juan Archuleta (146) vs. Robbie Peralta (145.3) Bellator 201 Preliminary Weigh-In Results: Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Tyrell Fortune (244.8) vs. Giovanni Sarran (251.8) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Joey Davis (170.6) vs. Craig Plaskett (168.2) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Ed Ruth (170.7) vs. Andy Murad (170.8) Light heavyweight Preliminary…
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BELLATOR & DAZN SIGN NINE-FIGURE, MULTI-YEAR DISTRIBUTION DEAL

BELLATOR & DAZN SIGN NINE-FIGURE, MULTI-YEAR DISTRIBUTION DEAL LIVE SPORTS STREAMING PLATFORM TO DELIVER SEVEN EXCLUSIVE STAR-STUDDED BELLATOR MMA EVENTS PER YEAR   CHAMPION VS. CHAMPION – GEGARD MOUSASI-RORY MACDONALD MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT, PLUS ‘RAMPAGE’ JACKSON-WANDERLEI SILVA IV HIGHLIGHT FIRST EVENT ON SEPT. 29 FROM SAP CENTER AT SAN JOSE LOS ANGELES – Bellator, a leading global combat sports franchise owned by Viacom, home to the world’s premier entertainment brands, and DAZN, the world’s largest dedicated live sports streaming service…
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota To Host Bellator 204 On Friday, Aug. 17

Sioux Falls, South Dakota To Host Bellator 204 On Friday, Aug. 17 LOS ANGELES – Bellator will hold its first-ever event in Sioux Falls, S.D. on Friday, Aug. 17 at Sanford Pentagon. Bellator 204 will be headlined by the promotion’s bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell (12-1) testing himself against Noad Lahat (12-3) in a non-title featherweight matchup. A welterweight bout will serve as…
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Complete Bellator 200: Carvalho vs. Mousasi Weigh-In Results

| RE-WATCH OR EMBED WEIGH-INS HERE   Bellator 200: Carvalho vs. Mousasi takes place tomorrow at The SSE Arena in London. The event will be broadcast on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App beginning at 12:30 p.m. ET/9:30 a.m. PT. Additionally, fans in the U.K.…
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Rafael Carvalho vs. Gegard Mousasi Headlines Bellator 200 Following Mirko Cro Cop Injury

MIRKO CRO COP OUT OF BELLATOR 200 DUE TO INJRY RAFAEL CARVALHO DEFENDS MIDDLEWIGHT TITLE AGAINST GEGARD MOUSASI IN NEW HEADLINER, WHILE ‘MVP’ TAKES ON DAVID RICKELS IN CO-MAIN LOS ANGELES – Due to injury, Mirko Cro Cop can no longer compete in his highly anticipated Bellator debut at Bellator 200 against Roy Nelson. As a result, theBellator 200 main event now sees reigning…
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Teammate arrested with McGregor in New York, Cian Cowley signs for Brave

Teammate arrested with McGregor in New York, Cian Cowley signs for Brave Welterweight Cian Cowley has been signed by Brave Combat Federation and will make his promotional debut at the organization's first trip to Europe, for Brave 13: Euro Evolution, set for June 9th, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The SBG Ireland product will take on…
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Complete ‘Bellator 199: Bader vs. King Mo’ Results & Photos

Ryan Bader (25-5) defeated “King Mo” Lawal (21-7, 1 NC) via knockout (punch) at :15 of round one Jon Fitch (31-7-1, 1 NC) defeated Paul Daley (40-16-2) via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-26, 29-26) Aaron Pico (3-1) defeated Lee Morrison (19-9) via TKO (punch to body) at 1:10 of round one Cheick Kongo (28-10-2) defeated Javy Ayala (10-7) via knockout (punches) at 2:29 of round one Adam Piccolotti (10-2) defeated Carrington Banks (7-1) via…
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Full Bellator 199: Bader vs. King Mo Weigh-in Results

Bellator 199: Bader vs. King Mo takes place tomorrow at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. The event will be broadcast live and free on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App.   Complete Bellator 199: Bader vs. King Mo Weigh-in Results: Heavyweight Grand Prix…
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Complete Bellator 198 Results

BELLATOR 198: FEDOR vs. MIR OFFICIAL RESULTS & PHOTOS Bellator 198: Fedor vs. Mir Results: Fedor Emelianenko (37-5, 1 NC) defeated Frank Mir (18-12) via TKO (punches) at :48 of round one Emmanuel Sanchez (17-3) defeated Sam Sicilia (16-9) via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 3:52 of round one Rafael Lovato Jr. (8-0) defeated Gerald Harris (25-6) via submission (armbar) at 1:11 of round one Neiman Gracie (8-0) defeated Javier Torres (10-4, 1 NC)…
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Bellator 198 Weigh-Ins & Press Conference

The LIVE Weigh Ins as well as a Press Conference will be live streamed this week. Below – please find the corresponding embed codes and direct links: Bellator 198 Press Conference Thursday, April 26th at 12PM CST https://youtu.be/WyPqelbU95s Bellator 198 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins Friday, April 27th at 1PM CST https://youtu.be/HVliaI6Qbaw  
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Julia Budd Defends Her World Title Against Undefeated Talita Nogueira at Bellator 202 on July 13

MICHAEL MCDONALD CHALLENGES FORMER BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION EDUARDO DANTAS IN CO-MAIN EVENT   LOS ANGELES – On Friday, July 13, Julia Budd (11-2) will defend her featherweight world title against Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Talita Nogueira (7-0), in the main event of Bellator 202 at WinStar World Casino and Resort. In addition, the co-headliner will feature former Bellator world champion Eduardo Dantas (20-5) taking on Michael McDonald (18-4)…
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Full Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz Results

Michael Chandler (18-4) defeated Brandon Girtz (15-8) via technical submission (head & arm choke) at 4:00 of round one A.J. McKee (11-0) defeated Justin Lawrence (11-5) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Logan Storley (8-0) defeated Joaquin Buckley (8-2) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-26) Baby Slice (2-1) defeated Devon Brock (1-1) via submission (rear-naked choke) at :34 of round one Juliana Velasquez (7-0) defeated Rebecca Ruth (6-3) via TKO (body kick)…
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Complete Bellator 197 Weigh-In Results

BELLATOR 197: CHANDLER vs. GIRTZ WEIGH-IN RESULTS & PHOTOS   EVENT AIRS ON PARAMOUNT NETWORK AT 9 P.M. ET / 8 P.M. CT Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz takes place tomorrow, Friday, April 13 at The Family Arena in St. Charles MO. The event will be broadcast live and free on Paramount Network (formerly Spike) at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action…
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Bellator Hosts First-Ever Event in Rome on July 14

ALL ROADS LEAD TO ROME BELLATOR HOSTS FIRST EVENT IN THE ANCIENT CITY ON JULY 14   PATRICIO ‘PITBULL’ DEFENDS FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE AGAINST DANIEL WEICHEL, WHILE ITALY’S ALESSIO SAKARA RETURNS TO ACTION     IL CENTRALE LIVE ROMA – FORO ITALICO ALSO HOSTS BELLATOR KICKBOXING 10, WHERE TWO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE ON THE LINE   LOS ANGELES – Bellator…
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Full Bellator 196 & Bellator Kickboxing 9 Results

Complete Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta Results: Benson Henderson (25-8) defeated Roger Huerta (24-10-1, 1 NC) via submission (guillotine) at :49 of round two Adam Borics (7-0) defeated Teodor Nikolov (11-2) via KO at 1:30 of round two Denise Kielholtz (2-1) defeated Petra Castkova (3-3) via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27) Brian Moore (11-6) defeated…
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Complete Bellator 196 & Bellator Kickboxing 9 Weigh-In Results & Photos

BOTH EVENTS TAKE PLACE TOMORROW NIGHT ON PARAMOUNT NETWORK BEGINNING AT 9 P.M. ET/8 P.M. CT   Complete Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta Weigh-in Results: Lightweight Main Event: Benson Henderson (153) vs. Roger Huerta (154) Featherweight Co-Main Event: Adam Borics (146) vs. Teodor Nikolov (146) Women’s Flyweight Main Card Bout: Denise Kielholtz (125) vs. Petra Castkova (125) Featherweight Main Card…
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Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Makes First Flyweight Title Defense Against Alejandra Lara at Bellator 201 on June 29

VALERIE LETOURNEAU RETURNS TO ACTION AGAINST BRUNA ELLEN LOS ANGELES – Bellator returns to Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, Calif. for Bellator 201 on Friday, June 29. The card will be headlined by the San Diego-based Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7-0), who defends her undefeated record and newly won flyweight crown against Columbia’s Alejandra “Azul” Lara (7-1). In addition to the women’s flyweight championship being…
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Updated Cards for this Friday’s Bellator MMA and Kickboxing Events

  LOS ANGELES – Bellator has announced completed cards for both Bellator 196 and Bellator Kickboxing 9, which take place this Friday, April 6 at BOK Hall in Budapest, Hungary and air on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. The headliner for Bellator 196 will see former world champion Benson Henderson (24-8) in a lightweight matchup against Roger Huerta (24-9-1, 1 NC), who returns to Bellator for…
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Dillon Danis Set For MMA Debut Against Kyle Walker at Bellator 198 on April 28

THE LONG-AWAITED MMA DEBUT OF DILLON ‘EL JEFE’ DANIS SET FOR BELLATOR 198 ON APRIL 28 BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU WORLD CHAMP MEETS KYLE WALKER IN MAIN CARD BOUT AT ALLSTATE ARENA   LOS ANGELES – Renowned Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Dillon Danis (0-0) will make his highly anticipated mixed martial arts debut against Kyle Walker (2-4) at Bellator’s return to Allstate Arena…
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Aaron Chalmers, Star of MTV’s ‘Geordie Shore,’ Set to Make Promotional Debut at Bellator 200

LOS ANGELES – Bellator is proud to announce that reality star turned MMA fighter Aaron Chalmers (3-0) will make his promotional debut on the main card of historic Bellator 200 against Ash Griffiths (4-5) at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on Friday, May 25. Fighting out of Newcastle, England, Chalmers steps inside the Bellator cage following three first-round stoppage victories under the direction of BAMMA. Chalmers…
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Main Events of Bellator 196 & Bellator Kickboxing 9 in Budapest on April 6 Revealed

BELLATOR KICKBOXING 9 MAIN EVENT REVEALED JAMES GALLAGHER FORCED TO WITHDRAW FROM BELLATOR 196 IN BUDAPEST, HUNGARY ON APRIL 6 DUE TO INJURY ‘SMOOTH’ BENSON HENDERSON TAKES ON THE RETURNING ROGER ‘EL MATADOR’ HUERTA IN NEW MAIN EVENT  LOS ANGELES – Due to an undisclosed injury, James Gallagher’s highly anticipated return to the Bellator cage will be delayed. As…
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Mirko Cro Cop Against Roy Nelson Added to Bellator 200 in London on May 25

HEAVYWEIGHT CLASH FEATURING MIRKO CRO COP AND ROY NELSON SLATED FORBELLATOR 200 IN LONDON ON MAY 25   TICKETS ON SALE NOW     LOS ANGELES – An exciting battle between heavyweight fan-favorites Mirko Cro Cop (36-11-2, 1 NC) and Roy Nelson (23-15) has been added to historic Bellator 200 at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on Friday, May 25. The two renowned fighters join…
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Heavyweights Clash when Mirko Cro Cop and Roy Nelson face off at Bellator 200

An exciting battle between heavyweight fan-favorites Mirko Cro Cop (36-11-2, 1 NC) and Roy Nelson (23-15) has been added to historic Bellator 200 at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on Friday, May 25. The two renowned fighters join a stacked card that already includes a Bellator middleweight title matchup pitting current champ Rafael Carvalho…
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Bellator 195 Results

  Darrion Caldwell (12-1) defeated Leandro Higo (18-4) via submission (guillotine choke) at 2:36 of round one Joe Taimanglo (24-8) defeated Joe Warren (15-7) via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27) Kristina Williams (2-0) defeated Emily Ducote (6-4) via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28) Juan Archuleta (19-1) defeated William Joplin (17-15) via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-24,…
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BELLATOR MMA SIGNS VETERAN JON FITCH TO EXCLUSIVE MULTI-FIGHT CONTRACT

BELLATOR MMA SIGNS VETERAN JON FITCH TO EXCLUSIVE MULTI-FIGHT CONTRACT LOS ANGELES – Bellator MMA is proud to announce the signing of perennial top contender Jon Fitch (30-7-1, 1 NC) to an exclusive multi-fight contract. Fitch joins Bellator’s stacked welterweight division following a 15-year, 39-bout professional career that has seen him earn 30 victories and…
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