Because Rebney was "two-facing like a fake ass motherf---er..."
Bjorn Rebney was fired from Bellator MMA -- the company he founded -- after a falling out with Viacom executives over the tournament format on Spike TV, among many other things. And before he could even clean out his desk, Scott Coker was hired to replace him.
Former Bellator fighter Ben Saunders (via The Underground) believes he may have had a hand in it. "I actually take pride knowing I might have had a little something to do with more
Few people have been happier about Bjorn Rebney's exit from Bellator than Ben Saunders and he's making sure those feelings are loud and clear.
Not everyone loved Bjorn Rebney. Whatever the reasons, Rebney was not the most popular figure in MMA. Partially this was because of Bellator's predatory contract structure, partially it was because as a public figure in power in MMA it's almost impossible to move through the world without making a few enemies. For some fighters, it runs much deeper than t more
Kid Nate is back with a very special episode of the MMA Bunker to talk about Chael Sonnen's shocking drug test failure, the new man in charge at Bellator and the rapidly changing MMA business. more
Eddie Alvarez had 'emergency' talks with Scott Coker that forced him to cancel an Asian tour, with his contract situation likely to be a main talking point with Bellator.
Members of the Blackzillians such as Tyrone Spong are currently on a seminar tour in Asia, and one of the main draws for that trip was supposed to be Bellator lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez, until he decided to pull out on the last minute. According to a report from MMA-in-Asia, the reason behind the cancellation was brought o more
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Bloody Elbow Radio, presented by Bad Boy, will be LIVE! at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT for another edition of the show. Join hosts Matt Bishop and Nolan Howell as they preview this weekend's two UFC Fight Night cards, including the main event bouts between Jeremy Stephens and Cub Swanson and the fight between Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna.
We'll also discuss the ongoing Bellator saga, including the removal of Bjorn Rebney as the promotion's CEO in favor of former Strikeforce boss Scott Coker. We'll d more