- 2 months ago
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Bellator MMA introduced Scott Coker, Strikeforce’s founder and former CEO, as its new president this past week. The fight promotion’s new head executive today issued a letter to fans.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Scott Coker already enjoyed great success while running Strikeforce, now the promoter has a new task ahead of him—transforming Bellator into a credible No. 2 promotion. While it’s true the promotion has been thought of as a second-tier promotion, it was more or less handed that title by default with Strikeforce closing up shop. Bellator has struggled to find an identity for itself outside of hosting tournaments, and it has come under fire through MMA media and fans on numerous occasions. The pro read news >>
- 3 months ago
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From Yahoo Sports: Sonnen was an affable personality willing to take on foes in various divisions, but his career was definitely complicated. read news >>
Ireland's Conor McGregor looked impressive in his victory over Max Holloway, but left disappointed because he didn't finish the fight with a knockout. read news >>
Quinton Jackson's larger-than-life personality makes it hard to predict what's next for the disgruntled star. read news >>
- 3 years ago
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Yahoo! Sports' MMA pound-for-pound rankings got a shakeup in the wake of UFC 128 and Jon Jones' championship victory over former titleholder Mauricio "Shogun" Rua.
Jones, who won the UFC's light-heavyweight title, entered the top 10 for the first time and landed in fourth place in the March rankings.
Coincidentally, Rua dropped out of the top 10 after previously ranking No. 4.
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From Yahoo Sports: The notoriously private Russian opens up more than in the past in an upcoming interview on an AXS TV series. read news >>
When Scott Coker took the reins at Bellator MMA, it was no secret that changes were on the horizon. The promotional renovations would, of course, include the fighters, but the overhaul also affected people on the other side of the organization. read news >>
Stephan Bonnar today apologized to Bellator MMA president Scott Coker for drawing negative attention toward the promotion in the wake of a publicity stunt designed to drum up interest in his fight with Tito Ortiz at Bellator 131.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, Videos read news >>
- 13 days ago
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During Friday’s Bellator 123 event, new Bellator MMA President Scott Coker announced an upcoming bout between veteran light heavyweights Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar. Things only got weirder from there.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>
UNCASVILLE, Conn. – When Bellator MMA released long-disgruntled lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, many fans viewed at a wise public-relations move by new company president Scott Coker.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>