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TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
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
Twitter reacts to Bjorn Rebney's exit
Twitter reacts to Bjorn Rebney's exit
Today a huge story broke that President and founder of Bellator, Bjorn Rebney, would be parting ways with the promotion. So what did the Twitter-verse have to say?
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
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
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
White: I don't see [Bellator] as competition
White:  I don't see [Bellator] as competition
Bellator is definitely the second largest MMA promotion in the United States, but UFC President Dana White doesn't really see them as competition.
05/12/2014
Report: Eddie Alvarez out of Bellator PPV main event
Report: Eddie Alvarez out of Bellator PPV main event
With Eddie Alvarez potentially out of the PPV, Will Brooks is a solid opponent, but not a PPV draw. It is unknown at this time if Bellator will keep the event on PPV.
05/10/2014
Rebney: Union shouldn't back off on Fertittas
Rebney: Union shouldn't back off on Fertittas
"[Unions] play too vital of a role in people's lives for them to back off, nor do I think they should back off in their fight that they are putting up against the Fertittas."
05/08/2014
Rebney ecstatic over redesigned glove
Rebney ecstatic over redesigned glove
“The hand injuries have gone down exponentially, and broken hands have gone down exponentially,” said Bjorn Rebney about the new PowerLock glove.
05/03/2014
Rebney: Tito will probably be 30-35 pounds heavier than Shlemenko
Rebney: Tito will probably be 30-35 pounds heavier than Shlemenko
"By the time that fight goes into the cage, you’re probably looking at a 30-, 35-pound weight disparity between Tito and Alexander," said Bjorn Rebney.
04/23/2014
White: Rebeny is 'out of his f--- mind'
White: Rebeny is 'out of his f--- mind'
Dana White: "Everyone wants to talk like the UFC is bullies? They're the f----- bullies over there. They've got these contracts you can't get out of."
02/20/2014
Rebney: We're going after everybody, more and more
Rebney: We're going after everybody, more and more
"We're going to continue to sign the best fighters," said Bjorn Rebney following coming to terms with Gil Melendez. "We're going after everybody, more-and-more often."
02/17/2014
Melendez agrees to terms with Bellator
Melendez agrees to terms with Bellator
Bjorn Rebney: "Gil has a vision for what he wants to accomplish both inside and outside the cage and we can help make his vision a reality."
02/14/2014
Rebney: UFC's comment about GSP 'tasteless'
Rebney: UFC's comment about GSP 'tasteless'
Today in a media call, Bellator President Bjorn Rebney commented on remarks made by Dana White & Lorenzo Fertitta about their former champion, Georges St-Pierre.
01/20/2014
Ben Saunders released by Bellator
Ben Saunders released by Bellator
The 'Killa B' Ben Saunders has been released by Bellator MMA after going 3-1 his last four fights. Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney explains why.
12/02/2013
White: Askren not top-10, has opportunity to shine in WSoF
White: Askren not top-10, has opportunity to shine in WSoF
"The best thing that could’ve ever happened to that kid was leaving Bellator. Now he has the opportunity to go to World Series of Fighting and show what he’s got.”
11/30/2013
Dana smashes Bellator on Tommy Toe Hold Show
Dana smashes Bellator on Tommy Toe Hold Show
Tommy Toe Hold, November 7th 2013: Today: UFC heads to Manchester, the Mauler gets his next opponent, and Dana White discusses Bellator's big card.
11/07/2013
Dana White, Bjorn Rebney, Eddie Alvarez, and karma
Dana White, Bjorn Rebney, Eddie Alvarez, and karma
UFC president Dana White tweeted that Eddie Alvarez's win Saturday night was karma. Bellator CEO and founder Bjorn Rebney agreed.
11/03/2013
Rebney: We don't want Palhares either
Rebney: We don't want Palhares either
Rousimar Palhares infamously held a heel hook vs. Mike Pierce at UFN 29 on Wed, and was released by the UFC, for life. He won't be going to Bellator.
10/12/2013
Rebney refutes story that Fight Master has been renewed
Rebney refutes story that Fight Master has been renewed
"That is news to me as the executive in charge of the Bellator brand," laughed Rebney when asked if season 2 of Fight Master is a go.
10/01/2013
Rebney: Askren the best wrestler in MMA
Rebney: Askren the best wrestler in MMA
"We can all agree, he is ridiculously one-dimensional. But the issue with that one dimension is that he's better at it than anyone on the face of the earth."
09/08/2013
Bjorn Rebney: Things are great between myself and Attila Vegh
Bjorn Rebney: Things are great between myself and Attila Vegh
"It was a lot less odd and contrived than it sounded," said Bjorn Rebney of Attila Vegh being bypassed for a title. "Things are great between us."
09/08/2013
White: Bjorn Rebney's a scumbag
White: Bjorn Rebney's a scumbag
There is certainly no love lost between the UFC and Bellator or their respective President's Dana White and Bjorn Rebney.
08/29/2013
Santino DeFranco editorial: Is Ben Askren a pawn?
Santino DeFranco editorial: Is Ben Askren a pawn?
"As of now, it seems that Ben Askren may be the pawn both chess masters are hoping to give up in order to win the game," writes Santino DeFranco in this editorial.
08/23/2013
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