Search Results For "Bellator"

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Bellator cuts 21 athletes, including heavyweight tournament winner
Bellator cuts 21 athletes, including heavyweight tournament winner
Last week Scott Coker took over as President of Bellator MMA and now a week later it seems one of his first jobs has been trimming the fat,
06/24/2014
Ben Saunders: I did everything I could to get Rebney fired
Ben Saunders: I did everything I could to get Rebney fired
Ben Saunders: "I did what I could to let the people in charge at Viacom know that piece of s#!$ had to go! This was way before it actually happened."
06/23/2014
White: Coker a better fit for Bellator
White: Coker a better fit for Bellator
Dana White: "“I was in business with them [Spike TV] for a long time, and I think this is a much better fit for them than ‘Bjork’ was.”
06/22/2014
Report: Bellator pursuing Kimbo Slice for return
Report: Bellator pursuing Kimbo Slice for return
"You know Kimbo is down to fight whenever. There's actually a few options out there, so whatever makes most sense I think he's gonna with."
06/18/2014
Bjorn Rebney out at Bellator, Scott Coker in, tournaments mothballed
Bjorn Rebney out at Bellator, Scott Coker in, tournaments mothballed
"Viacom and Tim and I differed in our views of the right strategic direction for Bellator, but Tim and I both wish them well.”
06/18/2014
Baroni vs. Parisyan booked for Bellator 122
Baroni vs. Parisyan booked for Bellator 122
Phil Baroni and Karo Parisyan are both nearing the end of their careers and far from the top of the division, but a fight between the two is still an intriguing matchup.
06/17/2014
White: Bellator PPV did not get 100k PPV buys
White: Bellator PPV did not get 100k PPV buys
Dana White: "He didn't know what the gate was. He doesn't know what his gate was, but he did 100,000 pay-per-view buys? The guy is a f@$%king clown."
06/13/2014
White: I could give a s--t where Bellator goes
White: I could give a s--t where Bellator goes
Dana White: “If you guys really think we look at Bellator and give a s–t what’s going on or what they’re doing, we don’t. That's just the date we landed on."
06/12/2014
Bellator adjusts tournament structure
Bellator adjusts tournament structure
Going forward winning a Bellator tournament means you can get multiple title shots, without going back and winning another tournament.
06/12/2014
Bellator responds to head to head UFC event
Bellator responds to head to head UFC event
Bellator responds to the UFC annoucing it is holding UFN 50 on Friday, Sept. 5 at the Foxwoods Resort in Ledyard, CT, just ten miles from Bellator 123 in Uncasville.
06/08/2014
Complete Bellator 121 results
Complete Bellator 121 results
Bellator 121 took place Friday, June 6th, from the WinStar World Casino in Thackervile, Oklahoma. The event was broadcast live on Spike.com and Spike.
06/06/2014
King Mo remains irate over Rampage decision
King Mo remains irate over Rampage decision
King Mo: "I’m not happy with the results. Everyone knows that I won that fight. Rampage knows, and he actually asked me for a rematch before the results were in."
06/05/2014
UFC schedules event same day, ten mlles from Bellator show
UFC schedules event same day, ten mlles from Bellator show
The UFC announced it would be holding UFN 50 on Friday, Sept. 5 at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, CT, ten miles from Bellator 123 in Uncasville.
06/01/2014
Bellator PPV estimated at 65,000 buys; possiblly over 100,000
Bellator PPV estimated at 65,000 buys; possiblly over 100,000
Bellator President Bjorn Rebney had remarked that 50,000 buys would be a break even for the company, and the early reports are that they had slightly surpassed that mark.
05/27/2014
Managers express concerns over Bellator contracts
Managers express concerns over Bellator contracts
"Thus the original 6-fights agreement could turn into one for 17-fights or even more, lasting for years," says John S. Nash in a detailed piece on fighter contracts.
05/20/2014
King Mo: Bellator hasn't been that cool
King Mo: Bellator hasn't been that cool
"Viacom has been cool. Viacom are my people. Spike TV have been cool," said King Mo "But Bellator, they haven't been that cool. Look how they promoted me."
05/19/2014
Rampage fined 10k 'worst behavior I've seen in professional sports'
Rampage fined 10k 'worst behavior I've seen in professional sports'
“His behavior was the worst I’ve ever seen in professional sports,” said AC head John Lewis. “He’d be pulled out of any other professional sport."
05/19/2014
Ortiz: I'll roll over every Bellator light heavyweight
Ortiz: I'll roll over every Bellator light heavyweight
Tito Ortiz: “When I go home and I take care of my kids and I train my ass off, I’m a dangerous person, and I’ll kick any one of these light heavyweight’s asses."
05/19/2014
Twitter reacts to Rampage vs. King Mo
Twitter reacts to Rampage vs. King Mo
Twitter erupted Saturday night after Quinton Jackson took a controversial decision over Muhammed Lawal, who controlled the takedowns and the cage walls.
05/18/2014
Rebney: Alvarez can still demand rubber match with Chandler
Rebney: Alvarez can still demand rubber match with Chandler
"Ed's contract specifies that Ed can demand a Chandler fight. So, it puts us in a very interesting position now," said Bellator founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney.
05/18/2014
Brooks vs. Chandler & Jackson vs. Lawal decision controveries
Brooks vs. Chandler & Jackson vs. Lawal decision controveries
Michael Chandler vs. Will Brooks, and Quinton Jackson vs. Muhammad Lawal were controverial, with an upset Lawal calling Rebney a "d!$% riding a$$."
05/18/2014
Rampage Jackson defeats King Mo; wins light heavyweight tournament
Rampage Jackson defeats King Mo; wins light heavyweight tournament
The main event of tonight's Bellator debut on PPV was a light heavyweight grudge match between Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson and Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal.
05/18/2014
Complete Bellator 120 results (PPV)
Complete Bellator 120 results (PPV)
Bellator FC aired it's first PPV event, Saturday, May 17th in Memphis, TN and featured a light-heavyweight bout between Quinton Jackson and King Mo in the main event.
05/18/2014
Twitter reacts to Ortiz's win at Bellator
Twitter reacts to Ortiz's win at Bellator
Tito Ortiz returned after an almost two year layoff and in a fight he was a 3-1 underdog, choked Alexander Shlemenko unconscious. See what Twitter had to say.
05/18/2014
Ortiz triumphant in return, chokes Shlemenko unconscious
Ortiz triumphant in return, chokes Shlemenko unconscious
Tonight's Bellator PPV marked the return to MMA of former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz as he battled Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko.
05/17/2014