Category Archives: Bellator MMA

Sunday Night Fights Live with Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell

  Sunday Night Fights Live with Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell #SNFL 120 with Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell This week on #SNFL we are blessed to have Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell. Bell is in LA and will be sitting down with the SNFL crew to talk about her Bellator debut and her next fight on the 25th of Aug for Bellator in New York. Join us Sunday at 10pm ET / 7pm PT. #SupportLocalMMA Please check out our great sponsors OC Fight Docs.com Intimidation Clothing / UR FIGHT Caliber Media Scrap Soldier Clothing Takedown Grapplewear MMAmadhouse MMA RoadHog Racing...

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SECOND EVENT IN MONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES SET FOR BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY’S NASCAR RACE WEEKEND SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

SECOND EVENT IN MONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES SET FOR BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY’S NASCAR RACE WEEKEND SATURDAY, AUGUST 19 For Immediate Release: August 2, 2017 SECOND EVENT IN MONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES SET FOR BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY’S NASCAR RACE WEEKEND SATURDAY, AUGUST 19 Also, Appearances by Former Bellator Champ and Monster Energy Athlete Phil Davis and MMA Legend Dan Henderson LOS ANGELES – Following the successful debut of the Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series at the Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race in May, the series returns for its second event on Saturday, August 19 next to Bristol Motor Speedway, located at the Earhart Campground, in Bristol, Tenn. Prior to the start of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race, the Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series will feature exciting MMA action throughout Saturday afternoon from 4–5:30 p.m. ET. Admission to the event is free to fans....

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Julian Marquez earns a UFC contract with a perfectly timed headkick

Julian Marquez earns a UFC contract with a perfectly timed headkick Julian Marquez was a huge underdog going into his fight with Phil Hawes on WEEK 4 of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series but Marquez didn’t pay attention to any of that and was not going to let betting lines get in the way of his dreams. Phil Hawes came out strong in Round 1 and was able to take Marquez down but as the round went on you could tell that Hawes put everything into the takedowns and was starting to slow down. When Round 2 began you could see that Hawes was gassed and Julian Marquez showed fans why his nickname is “The Cuban Missile Crisis”. Marquez unloaded and picked his shots wisely until he saw an opening and landed a vicious headkick that flattened Hawes. THAT. JUST. HAPPENED. What a way...

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SPIKE PRESENTS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF BELLATOR’S BIGGEST EVENT EVER – BELLATOR NYC: SONNEN VS SILVA

SPIKE PRESENTS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF BELLATOR’S BIGGEST EVENT EVER – BELLATOR NYC: SONNEN VS SILVA   For Immediate Release: July 26, 2017 SPIKE PRESENTS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF BELLATOR’S BIGGEST EVENT EVER – BELLATOR NYC: SONNEN VS SILVA Special Broadcast on Friday, July 28 from 9-11:30pm ET/PT   LOS ANGELES – From a wild and rare double-knockdown featuring an MMA icon, to a back-and-forth battle for the lightweight title fight, to an even more shocking upset of an MMA prodigy – Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva was certainly entertaining, exciting and often unpredictable.   For those who missed the Pay-Per-View telecast on June 24, Spike will present a special encore presentation of this memorable event onFriday, July 28 from 9-11:30 p.m. ET/PT.   Emanating from Madison Square Garden in in the heart of New York, Bellator’s biggest fight card featured a double main event between fierce rivals Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva, while Matt Mitrione stood toe-to-toe with the...

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Two Main Card Bouts Added to Bellator 183 on Sept. 23 in San Jose

Two Main Card Bouts Added to Bellator 183 on Sept. 23 in San Jose For Immediate Release: July 25, 2017 EXPLOSIVE WELTERWEIGHT BOUT PITTING PAUL DALEY AGAINST LORENZ LARKIN ADDED TO BELLATOR 183 ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 IN SAN JOSE LIGHTWEIGHT MATCHUP PITTING UNDEFEATED ADAM PICCOLOTTI AGAINST GOITI YAMAUCHI ALSO ADDED TO MAIN CARD LOS ANGELES – An exciting welterweight contest between British slugger Paul Daley (39-15-2) and California’s Lorenz Larkin (18-6, 1 NC), as well as a compelling lightweight bout pitting Adam Piccolotti (9-0) against Goiti Yamauchi(21-3) have been added to Bellator 183: Henderson vs. Pitbull on Saturday, September 23 at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. That evening, SAP Center in San Jose will also play host to Bellator Kickboxing 7, which features a welterweight world title main event with current champ Karim Ghajji (97-13-1) set to defend his title against Raymond Daniels (11-3). Bellator 183: Henderson vs. Pitbull will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action...

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GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20

GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20 For Immediate Release: July 17, 2017 GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20 ‘KING MO’ MEETS LIAM MCGEARY IN LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT CO-MAIN EVENT AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA LOS ANGELES – On the heels of his recent Bellator signing, Gegard Mousasi (42-6-2) will make his promotional debut against former champAlexander Shlemenko (56-9, 1 NC) on Friday, October 20 at Bellator 185: Mousasi vs. Shlemenko, an event that takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. In addition, the co-main event of Bellator 185: Mousasi vs. Shlemenko will feature a light heavyweight contest pitting “King Mo” Lawal (21-6, 1 NC) against former titleholder Liam McGeary (12-2). Additional main and preliminary card bouts will be announcing in the coming weeks. The event will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and the Bellator...

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Bellator 181 Prelim Results: Katy Collins, Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell, and E.J. Brooks victorious

Bellator 181 Prelim Results: Katy Collins, Amanda “The Lady Killer” Bell, and E.J. Brooks victorious Check out all the Results from the Bellator 181 Prelims Jonathan Gary (13-8-2) defeated Will Florentino (5-5)via unanimous decision (29-27 x3) Romero Cotton (1-0) defeated Aaron Rodriguez (0-1) via split decision (30-27, 27-30, 29-28) Logan Storley (6-0) defeated Kemmyelle Haley (7-5) via TKO (elbows) at 1:44 of round one Andre Fialho (19-1) defeated A.J. Matthews (8-7) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Amanda Bell (5-4) defeated Brittney Elkin (3-4) via TKO (punches) 4:56 of round two E.J. Brooks (11-5) defeated Guilherme Bomba (9-4) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) Rafael Lovato Jr. (6-0) defeated Mike Rhodes (10-5) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:59 of round one Justin Lawrence (10-4) defeated Treston Thomison (10-6) via TKO (doctor stoppage) 3:34 of round one Valentin Moldavsky (6-1) defeated Carl Seumanutafa (10-8) via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27) Katy Collins (7-2) defeated Bruna Vargas (2-2) via unanimous decision (30-27 x3) Jordan Howard (10-3) defeated Johnny Marigo (4-1) via KO (punches) 1:26 of round one Guillermo Gomez (0-0) vs. Fernando Trevino (1-0) – Scratched...

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OFFICIAL BELLATOR 181: CAMPOS VS. GIRTZ 3 RESULTS & PHOTOS

OFFICIAL BELLATOR 181: CAMPOS VS. GIRTZ 3 RESULTS & PHOTOS For Immediate Release: July 14, 2017 OFFICIAL BELLATOR 181: CAMPOS VS. GIRTZ 3 RESULTS & PHOTOS Derek Campos (18-6) defeated Brandon Girtz (14-6) via TKO (doctor stoppage) at 5:00 of round two Photos Here John Salter (14-3) defeated Kendall Grove (23-17) via technical submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:37 of round one Photos Here Emily Ducote (6-2) defeated Jessica Middleton (2-2) via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 29-28) Photos Here Joe Warren (15-6) defeated Steve Garcia (7-2) via unanimous decision (30-27 x3) Photos Here Preliminary Card Results: Jonathan Gary (13-8-2) defeated Will Florentino (5-5)via unanimous decision (29-27 x3) Romero Cotton (1-0) defeated Aaron Rodriguez (0-1) via split decision (30-27, 27-30, 29-28) Logan Storley (6-0) defeated Kemmyelle Haley (7-5) via TKO (elbows) at 1:44 of round one Andre Fialho (19-1) defeated A.J. Matthews (8-7) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Amanda Bell (5-4) defeated Brittney Elkin (3-4) via TKO (punches) 4:56 of round two E.J. Brooks (11-5) defeated Guilherme Bomba (9-4) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) Rafael Lovato Jr. (6-0) defeated Mike Rhodes (10-5) via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:59 of round one Justin Lawrence (10-4) defeated Treston...

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Dantas vs. Caldwell for Bantamweight Title Headlines Bellator 184 on October 6

Dantas vs. Caldwell for Bantamweight Title Headlines Bellator 184 on October 6 For Immediate Release: July 14, 2017 BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHT BETWEEN EDUARDO DANTAS AND DARRION CALDWELL TO HEADLINE BELLATOR 184 ON OCTOBER 6 AT WINSTAR WORLD CASINO AND RESORT PLUS, FORMER BELLATOR FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION DANIEL STRAUS MEETS EMMANUEL SANCHEZ IN CO-MAIN EVENT LOS ANGELES – Bellator returns to WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Okla. for the third time in 2017 on Friday, October 6 for Bellator 184: Dantas vs. Caldwell. The main event of Bellator 184 will feature Bellator’s two-time bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas (20-4) defending his belt against Darrion “The Wolf” Caldwell (10-1). In addition, the co-feature pits former featherweight titleholder Daniel Straus (24-7, 1 NC) competing against Emmanuel “El Matador” Sanchez (15-3). The event will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and the Bellator Mobile App. Tickets for Bellator 184: Dantas vs. Caldwell are on sale now and can...

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Full Bellator 181 Weigh-In Results & Photos

Full Bellator 181 Weigh-In Results & Photos DEREK CAMPOS-BRANDON GIRTZ MEET FOR TRILOGY REMATCH DURING MAIN EVENT OF BELLATOR 181TOMORROW NIGHT Complete Weigh-In Photos Here THACKERVILLE, OKLA. — The official weigh-ins for Bellator 181: Campos vs. Girtz 3 took place this evening at the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, OKLA. The competitors are now ready for action tomorrow, with the event airing LIVE and FREE on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. Main Card: (Live on SPIKE – 9 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT) Catchweight Main Event: Derek Campos (155.4) vs. Brandon Girtz (157.7) Welterweight Co-Main Event: Kendall Grove (185.7) vs. John Salter (185) Women’s Flyweight Feature Bout: Emily Ducote (124.4) vs. Jessica Middleton (125.9) Bantamweight Feature Bout: Joe Warren (135.9) vs. Steve Garcia (134.5) Preliminary Card: (Bellator.com – 7:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. CT) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Will Florentino (170.9) vs. Jonathan Gary (169.1) Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Aaron Rodriguez (184.8) vs. Romero Cotton (185.1) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Kemmyelle Haley (170.1) vs. Logan Storley (170.3) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Andre Fialho (169.9) vs. A.J. Matthews (169.9) Women’s Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Brittney Elkin (146) vs. Amanda Bell (144.2) Welterweight Preliminary Bout: E.J....

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