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Bjorn Rebney Out As Bellator CEO

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Spike TV announced that Bjorn Rebney is out at Bellator as their CEO effective immediately along with Tim Danaher, who was the COO and President of the company. No reason was given as to why Rebney was ousted from the company. Rebney released a statement implying that a difference in “right strategic direction for Bellator” was a reason for the ...

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Silva vs Sonnen Off, Brown vs Lawler On and Bellator News

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Brian and Steve talk some MMA including the Silva vs Sonnen fight not happening and what happened, Sonnen now scheduled to face Vitor Belfort and the hurdle for that fight, Matt Brown taking on Robbie Lawler for UFC on Fox, the two UFC shows coming up on Saturday, numbers for the first ever Bellator pay-per-view, what matches they could do ...

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Meet The Guy Who Makes Championship Belts for WWE

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CNN Money posted a video over the weekend interviewing the guy who makes the championship belts for WWE. You can watch the interview in its entirety below.

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Pat Curran Forced To Pull Out Of Bellator 121 Title Defense

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Pat Curran regained the Bellator featherweight title in March and was looking forward to the rematch with Patricio Freire. The featherweight champion is going to have to wait a little bit longer for the fight. Bellator announced late last night that Curran suffered a severe right calf strain in training and is out of Bellator 121 main event against Freire ...

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Rampage Jackson Fined $10,000 For Weigh-In Scuffle

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Bellator aired its first ever pay-per-view Saturday night in Southaven, Mississippi, with Rampage Jackson in the main event facing Muhammed Lawal. Jackson won the fight by a controversial unanimous decision. The promotion had been hyping the fight as the biggest grudge match in MMA. It sure had seemed like that leading up to the fight. Both guys had a pull ...

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Eddie Alvarez Apologizes For Calling Interim Title, “Sh***y Belt”

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On Saturday, Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez had to bow out of his fight at Bellator 120 this Saturday against Michael Chandler. Alvarez suffered a concussion in training and the company announced on a conference call later that day, Chandler would stay on the card and fight Will Brooks in an interim title fight and the winner would fight Alvarez. ...

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Eddie Alvarez Gets Concussion In Training, Out Of Bellator 120 Main Event

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It seems like Bellator cannot catch a break when it comes to pay-per-view. Sherdog.com first reported the news that Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is out of his pay-per-view main event trilogy fight against Michael Chandler at Bellator 120 next Saturday. MMAFighting.com is reporting that Alvarez suffered a concussion in training. Bellator hasn’t released a statement at this time of ...

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Rampage Jackson Comes to Life in Comic Book

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When you’ve been fighting for as long as Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has, getting ready for a fight isn’t that exciting. You have to go through the grind of the training camp and getting psyched up for whoever your opponent is.  It’s something you do over and over again and Jackson has been in the fight game now for 15 years. ...

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Rampage Jackson Says Pro Wrestling Isn’t Fake, It’s Entertainment

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The last time we saw Quinton “Rampage” Jackson in the cage, he had made his Bellator debut and scored a first round knockout over Joey Beltran in November. The former UFC light heavyweight champion returns to the cage at the end of the month as he is competing in the Bellator light heavyweight tournament and will face Christian M’Pumbu in ...

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UFC, Bellator And Boxing Join Together For Cleveland Clinic for Fighters Brain Health Study (Video)

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Who would have ever thought that we would ever see fighters and executives from MMA and boxing in the same room? We got that today as we seen the personalities took part today in the Support Professional Fighters Study at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center For Brain Health that took place in Washington D.C. The notables that attended were UFC ...

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Rampage Jackson To Participate In Bellator Tournament Starting Febraury 28

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In 2013 former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton “Rampage” Jackson left the company after his contract and agreed to a contract with Bellator during the summer. Jackson was supposed to face former UFC star Tito Ortiz to headline Bellator’s first pay-per-view, but Ortiz suffered a neck injury that postponed the fight. Jackson went onto debut two weeks later and knocked ...

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Pat Curran vs Daniel Straus III Headlines Bellator 112

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Bellator last week announced they will be returning on March 7. They now have released their second event and it features one of their stars. In a rematch for the Bellator featherweight title, champion Daniel Straus will Pat Curran for a third time at Bellator 112. The two battled the first in the XFO regional promotion in 2009 with Curran ...

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