News Display Mode
Compact
Expanded
Brett Johns
Bound for Bellator
BantamweightBellator
October 2, 2020
Johns signed a multi-year deal with Bellator on Friday, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Rustam Khabilov
Leaves for Bellator
LightweightBellator
October 2, 2020
Khabilov signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator on Friday, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Paul Daley
Main event cancelled
WelterweightBellator
September 30, 2020
Daley missed weight and his fight with Derek Anderson has been canceled,
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Jon Fitch
Hangs up the gloves
WelterweightBellator
September 14, 2020
Fitch was defeated by Neman Gracia via submission (heel hook) at 4:47 of Round 2 at Bellator 246 on Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. After the fight, the 42-year-old announced his retirement from MMA.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Juan Archuleta
Takes vacant Bellator BW belt
BantamweightBellator
September 14, 2020
Archuleta defeated Patchy Mix via unanimous decision (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) at Bellator 246 on Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Vadim Nemkov
New Bellator champion
Light HeavyweightBellator
August 23, 2020
Nemkov defeated Ryan Bader via TKO (head kick and punches) at 3:02 of Round 2 at Bellator 244 on Friday to become the new Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Ryan Bader
First loss in four years
Light HeavyweightBellator
August 23, 2020
Bader lost his Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship belt to Vadim Nemkov after he was defeated via TKO (head kick and punches) at 3:02 of Round 2 at Bellator 244 on Friday.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Corey Anderson
Signs with Bellator
Light HeavyweightBellator
August 7, 2020
Anderson has been granted his release from the UFC and has signed with Bellator, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Charlie Ontiveros
Fight off after all
WelterweightBellator
July 31, 2020
Based on a NSAC ruling, Ontiveros will no longer fight Markus Perez at UFC Las Vegas on Saturday, Mike Heck of MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Charlie Ontiveros
Tabbed as Spicely replacement
WelterweightBellator
July 31, 2020
Ontiveros will step in on short notice to take on Markus Perez in a catchweight matchup (195 pounds) at UFC Vegas 5 on Saturday, Raphael Marinho of Combate reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Ryan Bader
To defend LHW belt
Light HeavyweightBellator
July 30, 2020
Bader will defend his Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship against Vadim Nemkov at Bellator 244 on August 21, Brett Okamoto of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Vadim Nemkov
Title shot rescheduled
Light HeavyweightBellator
July 30, 2020
Nemkov will take on Ryan Bader for the Bellator Light Heavyweight Championship at Bellator 244 on Aug. 21, Brett Okamoto of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Brett Johns
Pulls upset in Abu Dhabi
BantamweightBellator
July 18, 2020
Johns defeated Montel Jackson via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Abu Dhabi.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Sergio Pettis
Bellator return date set
BantamweightBellator
July 14, 2020
Pettis is in line to take on Ricky Bandejas in a flyweight matchup in Bellator's return to action July 24 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut, Raphael Marinho of Combate reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Brett Johns
Bout with Jackson rescheduled
BantamweightBellator
June 18, 2020
Johns will now take on Montel Jackson in a bantamweight matchup July 18 on Fight Island, Marcel Dorff of MMADNA reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Benson Henderson
Bellator 244 postponed
LightweightBellator
April 21, 2020
Henderson won't face Michael Chandler at Bellator 244 in Chicago on June 6 after the promotion announced in a statement Tuesday that the event has been postponed.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Brett Johns
Facing Montel Jackson in Nebraska
BantamweightBellator
April 5, 2020
Johns (16-2-0) is scheduled to face Montel Jackson (9-1-0) in a bantamweight fight April 25 at UFC Lincoln, Nolan King and Mike Bohn of USA Today report.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Liz Carmouche
Debut at Bellator 243 postponed
FlyweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Carmouche will no longer make her Bellator debut against Mandy Brown at Bellator 243 on May 29, as the promotion has cancelled all of its May events due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
James Gallagher
Bellator London postponed
FeatherweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Gallagher will no longer face Callum Ellenor in the main event of Bellator London on May 16, as the event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Gegard Mousasi
Title shot postponed
MiddleweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Mousasi will no longer face Douglas Lima for the vacant middleweight championship at Bellator 242 on May 9, as the event will be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Douglas Lima
Quest for two belts on hold
WelterweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Lima will no longer face Gegard Mousasi for the vacant middleweight title at Bellator 242 on May 9, as the event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Ryan Bader
Bellator 242 postponed
Light HeavyweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Bader will no longer defend his light heavyweight title at Bellator 242 in San Jose after the promotion postponed the event due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Vadim Nemkov
Title shot postponed
Light HeavyweightBellator
March 30, 2020
Nemkov will no longer face Ryan Bader for the light heavyweight championship at Bellator 241 on May 9 in San Jose, as the promotion has cancelled its next three events due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Ilima-Lei MacFarlane
Cruises to fourth title defense
FlyweightBellator
March 29, 2020
MacFarlane defeated Kate Jackson via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-44, 50-44) at Bellator 236 on Dec. 21 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Keri Melendez
Returning May 9 in San Jose
StrawweightBellator
March 2, 2020
Melendez will face Emilee King at Bellator 242 on May 9 in San Jose, Marc Raimondi of ESPN.com
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Get More News