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Bellator Announces Tito Ortiz And Stephan Bonnar Opposite UFC 180, Scuffle Ensues After Fight Announcement

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During tonight’s Bellator 123, the promotion announced that Tito Ortiz will be facing Stephan Bonnar at Bellator 131 on Saturday, November 15th from the Valley View Center in San Diego, California, which is opposite of UFC 180 from Mexico City, Mexico. In a press release from Bellator, Ortiz said he hates Bonnar and is a phony. ‚ÄúThis fight is as ... Read More »

Bellator MMA To Replay Inaugral PPV On Spike TV

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Bellator MMA announced today they will be airing the replay of their inaugural pay-per-view on Spike TV on Friday, July 18 at 9 p.m. ET. Bellator 120 took place on May 18 at Landers Center in Southaven, Mississippi. The main event featured Quinton “Rampage” Jackson defeating Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal by controversial decision. In the co-feature, Will Brooks upset Michael ... Read More »

Bellator MMA Conference Call Announcing Scott Coker As Company President

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On Wednesday afternoon, it was announced that former Strikeforce founder and CEO Scott Coker is the new president of Bellator MMA replacing founder Bjorn Rebney. Late Wednesday afternoon, Coker along Spike TV president Kevin Kay held a conference call to announce Coker coming in. The call featured why Coker came to Bellator, will the tournament format stay around, possibly signing ... Read More »

Scott Coker Named The New President Of Bellator MMA

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Viacom announced in a press release that Strikeforce founder Scott Coker is the new President of Bellator MMA, beginning immediately. Earlier today, it was announced that founder and CEO, Bjorn Rebney and President Tim Danaher were no longer with the company. Coker will oversee the day to day management of the company and will report to Spike TV President, Kevin ... Read More »

Bellator 120 Results: Tito Ortiz Upsets Alexander Shlemenko

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When the fight was announced of Tito Ortiz and Alexander Shlemenko for tonight’s Bellator 120, people thought Shlemenko would win. Ortiz was in some betting circles a five to one underdog against the Bellator middleweight champion. “The People’s Champion” had a point to prove again to the world that he could be a good fighter. Ortiz got a rousing ovation ... Read More »

Tito Ortiz Gets No Jail Time In DUI Case

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In January of this year, former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz was arrested on suspicion of DUI. Ortiz crashed his 2012 Porsche Panamera into a median on Los Angeles’ I-405 highway. Ortiz had two passengers in the vehicle at the time and no one was injured. The vehicle suffered minor damage. Ortiz was taken to jail booked on $15,000 ... Read More »

Cheick Kongo Says “Experience In Bellator Is Way Better” Than When He Was In The UFC

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Bellator 115 takes place tonight from the Reno Events Center in Reno, Nevada. The main event features Bellator heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov defending his title for the first time against Cheick Kongo. On today’s podcast we talk to Kongo. We discuss the keys to the fight with Minakov, why his experience in Bellator is better than when he was in ... Read More »

Gilbert Melendez Agrees To A Deal With Bellator; UFC Can Match The Offer

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UFC President Dana White stated earlier in the week on “UFC Tonight” that he was done with the negotiations involving Gilbert Melendez. White said that if Melendez wants a deal done to stay in the UFC, call UFC CEO Lorenzo Fetitta and if the situation didn’t improve, Melendez better start looking for a new fight promotion. Melendez took that advice ... Read More »

Rampage Jackson’s Bellator Debut Proves To Be A Ratings Success

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A lot of buzz was surrounding the Bellator debut of former UFC light heavyweight champion Rampage Jackson this past Friday at Bellator 108. Jackson was supposed to make his debut for the organization at Bellator 106 on November 2nd against Tito Ortiz, but Ortiz had to bow out of the fight due to a neck injury. Ortiz was replaced by ... Read More »

Tito Ortiz Suffers A Neck Injury, Out Of Bellator Pay-Per-View Main Event Against Rampage Jackson

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According to MMAFighting.com, Tito Ortiz has suffered a neck injury and is out of his main event fight against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson next Saturday. The report states that Ortiz suffered the neck injury in training. As of this current time, Bellator is looking for a replacement to face Jackson and it is unknown if Jackson will still be on the ... Read More »

The Good, The Bad And The Dirty In The Week Of MMA

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We are going to be doing different types of pieces here on the website on a variety of topics in MMA and pro wrestling. Today we are going to debut a new feature called the good, the bad and the dirty. Every Monday we will be doing this type of piece in MMA. Now we know what the good and ... Read More »

Joe Warren Not Allowed To Compete in Co-Feature Of Bellator 98

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It was announced a short time ago by Bellator MMA that former featherweight champion Joe Warren wasn’t medically cleared to fight at Bellator 98 tomorrow night. The Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletic Regulation deemed Warren unable to compete. Warren’s condition wasn’t revealed to us at this time. The former champion was scheduled to fight Nick Kirk tomorrow night at Bellator ... Read More »