1. Will Brooks and the 5 Best Fighters in Bellator Right Now

    Bellator MMA has carved itself a nice spot in the mixed martial arts community. With the return of Scott Coker as the organization’s president, there seems to be a growing ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 days ago 6,857 reads 18 comments

  2. Bellator 131 Scores Big Ratings; Can Its New-Look Product Push the UFC in 2015?

    UFC owners would probably bristle at the suggestion they even occupy the same universe as their counterparts over at Bellator MMA . Actually, the bristling is obvious pretty much every time the topic comes up...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 days ago 11,060 reads 21 comments

  3. Tito Ortiz Needs to Face Rampage Jackson or Mo Lawal Next

    In the main event of Bellator 131, Tito Ortiz narrowly defeated his latest nemesis , Stephan Bonnar, by split decision. The victory gives Ortiz his second straight, and there are only a few options that make sense for Tito’s next fight...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 10 days ago 11,565 reads 21 comments

  4. Bellator's Next Big Star: Joe Schilling Blows Up Fan Favorite Melvin Manhoef

    There was plenty of entertainment to be had during Saturday night's MMA tripleheader, where UFC 180, Bellator 131 and WSOF 15 all fought for fight fans' attention...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 5,798 reads 8 comments

  5. Tito vs. Bonnar: Top Potential Fights for Both Stars After Bellator 131

    In the main event of Saturday’s Bellator 131 pay-per-view, Tito Ortiz (18-11-1) defeated Stephan Bonnar (15-9) by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27) in one of the most entertaining fights of the night...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 11 days ago 771 reads 0 comments

  6. Bellator 131: Will Brooks Proves He's an Elite Lightweight

    Rewind your mind to January 1, 2014. Now answer who are the top 10 lightweights in the world. No, scratch that—who are the top 20 lightweights in the world? The majority of people wouldn't include Will Brooks on that list...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 days ago 1,695 reads 2 comments

  7. Bellator 131 Results: Burning Questions for Bellator Heading into 2015

    Bellator 131 is in the books! The results* are as follows: Main Card Tito Ortiz def. Stephan Bonnar via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27) Will Brooks def. Michael Chandler via TKO (punches), Round 4, 3:48 Joe Schilling def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 4,880 reads 4 comments

  8. Bellator 131 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Tito vs. Bonnar Fight Card

    Two over-the-hill MMA rivals did battle on Saturday night at Bellator 131 in San Diego, California, and Tito Ortiz came out victorious against Stephan Bonnar...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 days ago 8,040 reads 2 comments

  9. Tito Ortiz vs. Stephan Bonnar: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis from Bellator 131

    Tito Ortiz settled the score with Stephan Bonnar Saturday night, as The Huntington Beach Bad Boy prevailed in the light heavyweight main event of Bellator 131. Ortiz used his superior wrestling skills to score a split-decision win over Bonnar ..

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 20,928 reads 54 comments

  10. Bellator Reveals Main Event Fights for First Three Events of 2015

    SAN DIEGO—Bellator Fighting Championships today announced the first part of its 2015 schedule. The announcement features four title fights spread over the first three months of 2015...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 days ago 17,132 reads 14 comments

  11. Is Fighting Lesser Name Opponents Hurting King Mo Lawal's Brand?

    Muhammed Lawal ’s career and legacy are in a very difficult place. With his upcoming bout against Joe Vedepo at Bellator 131, the former Strikeforce champion has ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 13 days ago 2,020 reads 10 comments

  12. Bellator 131: The Balancing Act of Melvin Manhoef

    How Melvin Manhoef can still walk into any bro pub in the United States and not be recognized is an affront to the dignity of most hardcore MMA fans. But don't worry; he’s working on it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 2,942 reads 6 comments

  13. Bellator 131: Tito vs. Bonnar Fight Card, TV Info and Predictions

    When it comes to pioneers in the MMA world, names don't come much bigger than Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 days ago 2,752 reads 0 comments

  14. Bellator 131's Will Brooks Says He Felt Michael Chandler Breaking in 1st Fight

    Will Brooks is the current Bellator interim lightweight champion, but he expects more from himself. A 14-1 professional mixed martial artist, Brooks holds himself to a high ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 14 days ago 2,418 reads 3 comments

  15. Bellator 131: The Ortiz, Bonnar Traveling Circus Arrives in San Diego

    It is 1:10 p.m. in a banquet room of this San Diego Dave & Busters. Outside, throngs of fans play Skeeball and shoot hoops and play video games that are far larger and brighter than the arcade games of my youth...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 14 days ago 12,239 reads 20 comments

  16. Bellator 131: Stephan Bonnar vs. Tito Ortiz Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday, two UFC Hall of Famers will square off at Bellator 131 when former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz faces Stephan "The American Psycho" Bonnar...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 14 days ago 8,343 reads 18 comments

  17. Michael Chandler Looking to Start Bellator's 'New Era' as Lightweight Champion

    Michael Chandler is the perfect example of what was possible in Bellator 's original tournament format. The former standout wrestler from Missouri University entered the promotion's ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 15 days ago 1,816 reads 2 comments

  18. Ortiz vs. Bonnar: Complete Guide to Bellator 131 Main Card

    Bellator is set to close its 11th season with a bang with Bellator 131. Set to go head-to-head with UFC 180, the California-based promotion is looking to one-up the UFC by showcasing ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 11,797 reads 32 comments

  19. Bellator 131: Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal Plans to Keep Rolling and Getting Paid

    To be successful in combat sports, an athlete needs to have measurable talent in a diverse array of categories...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 2,031 reads 4 comments

  20. Tito Ortiz vs. Stephan Bonnar: Anyone Still Interested?

    It used to be when Bellator rolled out a "new season" of television, what it really meant was it was about to roll out another series of tournaments filled with fighters you'd never heard of...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 21 days ago 14,374 reads 52 comments