1. Ben Saunders and Douglas Lima Not Concerned If Ben Askren Returns or Not

    The Bellator welterweight title currently sits in limbo as champion Ben Askren awaits word on whether he will re-sign with the promotion or exit to potentially join a new home in the UFC...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 10 months ago 857 reads 1 comments

  2. Bellator Continues Charade by Potentially Allowing Ben Askren to Walk

    Ben Askren is the Bellator welterweight champion. By just about any measure, he's been the most dominant fighter in the short history of the company. Granted, much of the dominance has come at the expense of viewer entertainment...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 11 months ago 9,496 reads 35 comments

  3. UFC: Where Ben Askren Fits at Welterweight

    Ben Askren is probably coming. Like it or not, the dull, grinding stylings of the former Olympian could very well be on display in the octagon by the end of the year. Please try to contain your enthusiasm...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 11 months ago 4,165 reads 36 comments

  4. Ben Askren Slated for Main Event for AGON Wrestling Championships Debut Show

    Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren may be playing the free agency game right now trying to determine where his next MMA fight will take place, but in the mean time he's staying busy while going back to his roots...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 11 months ago 5,768 reads 2 comments

  5. Bellator Champ Ben Askren: 'The Notion That GSP Is the Best Wrestler Is Insane'

    UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre is almost universally regarded as the best wrestler in MMA . One man who's not sipping on that Kool-Aid is Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 months ago 6,306 reads 71 comments

  6. UFC Matchmaking: Who Should Ben Askren Meet in His Potential UFC Debut?

    Ben Askren is headed to the Octagon, or at least it seems that way. In an interview with Josh Gross of ESPN.com, Bellator MMA CEO Bjorn Rebney said the door is open for Askren to sign with another organization...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 11 months ago 15,173 reads 84 comments

  7. UFC Interested in Talking to Free-Agent Bellator Champ Ben Askren

    The UFC recently missed out on landing lightweight fighter Eddie Alvarez following multiple lawsuits that were settled earlier this week when the Philadelphia native re-signed with Bellator MMA in a new multi-fight deal...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 13,571 reads 135 comments

  8. Ben Askren Proclaims 'I'm the Best Wrestler in MMA,' Talks Possible Free Agency

    Undefeated Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren managed to put on one of the most dominant, one-sided performances in MMA history on Wednesday night when he finished Russian Andrey Koreshkov with strikes in the fourth round of their fight...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 9,319 reads 113 comments

  9. Bellator 97 Results: Ben Askren Defeats Andrey Koreshkov Via TKO in Round 4

    Ben Askren secured his fourth Bellator welterweight title defense against Andrey Koreshkov at Bellator 97 via fourth-round technical knockout. For those of you gasping at the notion of Askren earning a stoppage, breathe easy...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 12 months ago 4,647 reads 46 comments

  10. Ben Askren Happy with Bellator but Still Wouldn't Mind Wrestling GSP for Charity

    Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is not a fan of holding his tongue whenever he's asked about any particular subject...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 6,411 reads 39 comments