Search Results For "Bjorn Rebney"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Rebney: Tito and Rampage belong on MMA's Mt. Rushmore
Rebney: Tito and Rampage belong on MMA's Mt. Rushmore
“On the Mt. Rushmore of Mixed Martial Arts, Tito Ortiz and Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson are two of the four heads carved out of stone," said Bjorn Rebney.
08/22/2013
Rebney: Rumors of possible replacement by Scott Coker 'not true'
Rebney: Rumors of possible replacement by Scott Coker 'not true'
“The UFC has been around for a long time so there is an entrenched belief that the best fighters are in UFC," said Bjorn Rebney. "They are not."
08/20/2013
White: My vlogs get more views than Bellator's tv show
White: My vlogs get more views than Bellator's tv show
"My video blog does more f@$%ing viewers than their television show does," said Dana White of Bellator. "I'm not feeling very competitive."
08/16/2013
Bellator releases remaining female fighters
Bellator releases remaining female fighters
"Given our current focus, we are not in position to provide these very deserving women regular and reoccurring fights on a large platform," said Bjorn Rebney.
08/13/2013
Bellator President Rebney takes shot at Sonnen/UFC
Bellator President Rebney takes shot at Sonnen/UFC
Bjorn Rebney: "We're not sitting around waiting for some wrestler to lose two fights straight and then bark his way into a 205 world title fight."
08/07/2013
Garcia camp disputes 'Phantom Bellator Rep' story
Garcia camp disputes 'Phantom Bellator Rep' story
"This story about a 'phantom' Bellator representative making phony offers to fighters just strains credulity," said Leonard Garcia's management in a statement.
05/12/2013
Rebney fires back at Alvarez
Rebney fires back at Alvarez
Bjorn Rebney: "...the steps we've taken and the legal steps that have been taken, have been made directly from this office, from this CEO at Bellator."
05/10/2013
Alvarez moving to Boca Raton, forced to sell home
Alvarez moving to Boca Raton, forced to sell home
"We will be going to trial and there will be NO settlement," tweeted Eddie Alvarez. "I was to see this thing through and let the truth come out in the end."
05/03/2013
Bjorn Rebney's steep, steep march to success
Bjorn Rebney's steep, steep march to success
"I was very realistic about it," says Bjorn Rebney. "And said it was going to take years and tens of millions of dollars of investment capital."
04/22/2013
Rebney on Rampage, Barnett, Alvarez and more
Rebney on Rampage, Barnett, Alvarez and more
"The magic of MMA is that anything can happen on any given day," said Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney in a wide ranging interview with Mike Chiapetta.
03/20/2013
Bellator not interested in Fitch, WSOF says signing is a 'done deal'
Bellator not interested in Fitch, WSOF says signing is a 'done deal'
“I have a lot of respect for anyone who has to courage to do what these guys do," said Bellator's Bjorn Rebney. "But we are not going to be signing Jon Fitch."
02/23/2013
White: Bellator doesn't even exist anymore
White: Bellator doesn't even exist anymore
"Do you think f@$%ing Bjork is running f@$%ing Bellator?" asked Dana White. "Do you think Bjork is running Bellator? Do you really think that? There's no way in hell."
02/18/2013
Alvarez: Bellator told 'bold-faced lies'
Alvarez: Bellator told 'bold-faced lies'
"The guy waited a second, he looked to the side, he figured out whether to he was going to lie or not, and then decided that, ‘Yeah, I'm going to lie.'"
02/12/2013
Rebney: Never in a million years would I sell Bellator to the UFC
Rebney: Never in a million years would I sell Bellator to the UFC
"Never in a million years would I sell Bellator MMA to the UFC," replied Rebney definitively when asked by Fight Hub TV's Marcos Villegas.
01/23/2013
Bellator interested in Rampage, but not Barnett
Bellator interested in Rampage, but not Barnett
Rebney: "How he could conceptually fit within the format and the structure we have? That is something where I would have to get people smarter than I around the table and discuss."
01/15/2013
Bellator CEO open to signing ex-Strikeforce fighters
Bellator CEO open to signing ex-Strikeforce fighters
Bellator would be remiss if they didn’t jump at the chance to sign somebody like they did after former Strikeforce champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal was released.
01/11/2013
Rebney: 'Key misunderstanding' with Alvarez
Rebney: 'Key misunderstanding' with Alvarez
Bjorn Rebney: "...The last couple weeks have not been the highlight, the high water mark of that relationship. We entered into a contract with Eddie..."
01/09/2013 bloodyelbow.com
Rebney: We didn't alter a word in matching Alvarez UFC offer
Rebney: We didn't alter a word in matching Alvarez UFC offer
"I will tell you point blank, no questions asked, we matched it dollar for dollar, term for term and section for section," Bjorn Rebney said.
01/07/2013
Bellator announces championship rematch clause
Bellator announces championship rematch clause
The fight executive today announced a new championship-rematch clause that will go into effect with the organization's upcoming move to Spike TV.
11/26/2012 mmajunkie.com
Bjorn Rebney explains War Machine "fueled by hate" prison promo
Bjorn Rebney explains War Machine
“We perhaps should have done a better job explaining ourselves,” said Bjorn Rebney. ”The series is going to be a look behind the scenes."
11/04/2012 theflyingkneemma.com
Bellator's Rebney: Hector Lombard got 400k signing bonus
Bellator's Rebney: Hector Lombard got 400k signing bonus
Rebney said the UFC contract paid Hector Lombard a $400,000 signing bonus, a $300,000 starting purse per fight and pay-per-view participation points.
10/28/2012 mmafighting.com
Bjorn Rebney responds to Meisha Tate over Zoila Gurgel snub
Bjorn Rebney responds to Meisha Tate over Zoila Gurgel snub
"We felt that the best road back for Zoila Gurgel did not include rushing her into a major fight against one of the top-ranked women in the world," wrote Bjorn Rebney.
10/23/2012 mmafighting.com
Bjorn Rebney: 'Now there are only two'
Bjorn Rebney: 'Now there are only two'
"With the demise of the WECs and Afflictions, and all the troubles that Strikeforce is having, there are less and less alternatives," said Rebney. "Now there are only two."
09/28/2012 mmajunkie.com
Dana White corrects Rebney, and says they have no problem
Dana White corrects Rebney, and says they have no problem
"Not true, we cut King Mo and his manager came back to us and asked If WE wanted to match and we said no," explained Dana White. "Reb is wrong... it's dirty as u can get."
09/28/2012 The Underground
Rebney: White's statement 'very, very hypocritical'
Rebney: White's statement 'very, very hypocritical'
Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney listened to White's words on Monday's episode of The MMA Hour, and did not mince words in his response.
09/24/2012 mmafighting.com