In the two months since Scott Coker displaced Bjorn Rebney as the President of Bellator MMA, the former Strikeforce boss hasn't exactly been shy about reuniting with some acquaintances from his earlier days.
Coker, a promoter who's always held the entertainment side of the sport in high regard, moved quickly to ink deals with old Strikeforce fan-favorites Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef, plus secure the services of former Strikeforce matchmaker Rich Chou. And when asked on Monday's edition of The read news >>
Two months after Bellator named Scott Coker its president, the promotion is set to make some waves in the world of MMA. Exactly what those waves are, though, remains to be seen, but it's clear there's a philosophical change underway from the days of Bjorn Rebney's regime.
The Strikeforce founder appeared on The MMA Hour to talk about what the future has in store for Bellator, and he made it clear that the tournament-centric structure -- though it won't be done away with completely -- will be dia read news >>
The main card is taking shape for next month’s WSOF 13 event in Pennsylvania.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
Nine months after their first encounter, lightweights Vuyisile Colossa and Caros Fodor will meet again in the cage of One Fighting Championship. read news >>
Tommy McCafferty hasn’t fought in roughly 11 months, but it’s not for a lack of trying. Filed under: Cage Warriors, News read news >>
The lineup is set for next month’s Bellator 124 event at Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Mich.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
UFC middleweight Mike King tested positive for the steroid nandrolone following his loss to Cathal Pendred at UFC Fight Night in Dublin on July 19. read news >>
UFC middleweight Mike King has been handed a nine-month suspension due to a positive test for the anabolic steroid nandrolone following his UFC Fight Night Dublin loss to Cathal Pendred, promotion officials announced on Wednesday.
A contestant on TUF 19, King battered Pendred for one round before succumbing to a thrilling second-round comeback at the event, which took place July 19, 2014 at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland and aired live on UFC Fight Pass.
Both fighters were initially awarded $50,000 ‘ read news >>
After six months, do we know what Performance of the Night is? Paul Gift examines the data to see how the UFC is using its newest bonus award.
When the UFC announced the switch from Knockout of the Night (KOTN) and Submission of the Night (SOTN) to Performance of the Night (POTN) back in February, there was much speculation about how POTN would be used. Some suggested it might be used to reward individual fighters who put on amazing performances but don't finish their opponent. Others speculated read news >>
Next month’s Bellator 125 headliner will have no shortage of firepower.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
UFC newcomer Wendell Oliveira Marques has replaced injured Sergio Moraes at next month’s UFC Fight Night 51 eventFiled under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>