Category Archives: Bellator

Bellator announces the signing of Kimbo Slice during Bellator 132

Bellator made it official during Friday night’s Bellator 132 broadcast that Kimbo Slice has signed an exclusive multi-fight deal with the promotion. Slice (4-2 MMA, 7-0 Boxing) entered MMA back in 2007 and scored three straight victories against Bo Cantrell, … Continue reading

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Report: Kimbo Slice signed by Bellator MMA

The last time Kimbo Slice stepped into a mixed martial arts cage was in 2010 and the famous fighter is set to return to the sport as Combat Press reported on late Thursday evening that Slice has signed with Bellator … Continue reading

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Jimmy Smith gives his top submissions in Bellator MMA during 2014

In 2014, 70 fights ended via submission in the Bellator MMA cage and commentator Jimmy Smith gives his top submissions in the video below courtesy of Bellator MMA.

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Grapple at the Garden with Team Joe Warren

Grapple at the Garden took place two weeks ago at Madison Square Garden in New York City and Bellator cameras were there to follow Team Joe Warren.

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If Cung Le is released by the UFC, Bellator should pass on signing him

Cung Le made news last week as he went on the Gross Point Blank Podcast to make it publicly known that he has requested his release from the UFC due to the fallout of his drug test at UFC Fight … Continue reading

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The state of MMA television ratings in 2014 and will we see more fights like Ortiz/Bonnar in 2015

It was nearly one week ago that we learned that the Bellator 131 main card on Spike TV average 1.2 million viewers and the main event bout between Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar averaged 1.8 million viewers with a peak … Continue reading

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Bellator 131 was an event and MMA needs more of them

This past Saturday night was a special day as the sport of mixed martial arts saw shows from the UFC, Bellator, and the World Series of Fighting. Two of the shows main cards were on cable television and the UFC … Continue reading

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Bellator heavyweight James Wilson receives temporary suspension following positive drug test last month

James Wilson tested positive for a banned substance following his defeat to Dan Charles at the Bellator event on October 18th in Las Vegas and he received a temporary suspension from the Nevada Athletic Commission on Monday. The temporary suspension … Continue reading

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Bellator announces the signing of Aaron Pico

Aaron Pico is considered one of the potential best prospects in mixed martial arts and the American Kickboxing Academy product has signed a long-term promotional contract with Bellator. The signing was announced by Bellator MMA President Scott Coker during the … Continue reading

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Bellator announced the first three events of 2015, which include four title fights

Prior to the Bellator 131 fight card on Saturday in San Diego, Bellator officials announced the dates and venues for the first three events in 2015. The 2015 calendar for the promotion will begin on January 16th as Bellator 132 … Continue reading

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