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Scott Coker at a MMA press conference
Scott Coker concerned about UFC’s ‘ambitious’ plan to host three events in eight days

Bellator president Scott Coker has concerns about how quickly the UFC is returning to action.…

Bellator champ Ilima-Lei Macfarlane involved in sexual abuse lawsuit against former school, coach 5
Bellator champ Ilima-Lei Macfarlane involved in sexual abuse lawsuit against former school, coach

Bellator flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane is one of three former students of the Punahou School…

Nick Maximov
Nick Maximov responds to Submission Underground 13 critics: “If you got a problem with it, keep it to yourself”

Nick Maximov (4-0 MMA) is not letting COVID-19 slow his grind. Like many fighters, the…

Patricio Freire
Patricio Freire expects to face Darrion Caldwell in GP final, says Michael Chandler will sign with an Asian promotion

Bellator two-division champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (30-4) was expected to defend his title against Pedro…

James Gallagher makes his walk to the Bellator cage
Bellator’s James Gallagher and IMMAF Junior World Champion Muhammad Mokaev trade shots on Twitter

Conor McGregor’s rivalry with Khabib Nurmagomedov is perhaps the most famous in MMA history. And…

Chris Bungard
Bellator 240 is Chris Bungard’s opportunity to make history in Dublin

On Saturday, Bellator returns to Dublin, Ireland, with a pair of compelling cards featuring some…

Bellator champ Rafael Lovato Jr. reveals rare brain condition, says fighting future is unclear 6
Bellator champ Rafael Lovato Jr. reveals rare brain condition, says fighting future is unclear

Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Lovato, Jr., one of the greatest American jiu jitsu practitioners of…

Cyborg vs. Budd
Bellator 238 Results: Cris Cyborg stops Julia Budd to claim featherweight gold

Cris Cyborg had about as good of a promotional debut as a fighter can ask…

Big John doubles down on Michael 'Venom' Page, Anderson Silva comparison 7
Big John doubles down on Michael ‘Venom’ Page, Anderson Silva comparison

Retired referee “Big” John McCarthy has doubled down on his recent comments comparing Michael “Venom”…

Kai Asakura and Manel Kape come face-to-face 24-hours before clashing for RIZIN gold at RIZIN 20.
RIZIN 20 Results

The final event of 2019 is here, and per usual it’s being held by RIZIN…