1. Bjorn Rebney Out, Scott Coker In: Major Changes Made in Bellator MMA

    The rumors of Bjorn Rebney 's departure from Bellator MMA came true on Wednesday, June 18. Spike TV announced that Rebney would be removed as the CEO and chairman of the MMA promotion that he created...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 2,338 reads 3 comments

  2. Scott Coker's '1st Day on the Job' Gives His Bellator Reboot a Familiar Feel

    They didn't hire him for his conference calls, that’s for sure. Scott Coker was suddenly back in our lives on Wednesday, re-emerging as one of MMA ’s most influential ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 11,799 reads 26 comments

  3. Former Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Named Bellator President

    Scott Coker is the new president of Bellator MMA , and that may not be the end of the changes inside the second-largest promotion in mixed martial arts...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,920 reads 25 comments

  4. Rampage Jackson Solidifies His Place as Bellator's Biggest Star, but Now What?

    Being in the Quinton “Rampage” Jackson business has never been easy. So far, Bellator MMA appears to be full-fistedly embracing Jackson as its biggest star, what ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 26,800 reads 31 comments

  5. Bjorn Rebney: There Are UFC Pay-Per-Views I Wouldn't Watch for Free

    Bjorn Rebney admits to being an avid UFC fan back in the good ole’ days, when “pay-per-views were significant” and every event had “big fights.” But things have obviously changed...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 2 months ago 6,073 reads 31 comments

  6. Bjorn Rebney Should Focus on Bellator, Not Dana White and the UFC

    In the old days, back when he was trying to carve a place for his new mixed martial arts promotion, Bjorn Rebney refused to say a bad word about the UFC...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 20,331 reads 73 comments

  7. King Mo Calls Bjorn Rebney out for 'D--k Riding' Rampage Jackson

    Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal ’s unfiltered tirade aimed at Bjorn Rebney , following a controversial decision loss to Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, may have been the only entertaining part of the Bellator 120 main event...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 months ago 22,074 reads 55 comments

  8. Bellator MMA Faces Defining Choice: To Be or Not to Be (On Pay-Per-View)

    After two hearty swings, Bellator MMA will finally split the pay-per-view pinata on Saturday night, though most observers predict only sorrow and red ink will tumble out...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 months ago 17,888 reads 62 comments

  9. Bellator Champion Douglas Lima: Is He the Most Underrated Welterweight in MMA?

    Douglas Lima has perfected the art of finishing fights, his latest such victory earning him the Bellator welterweight championship and a spot on the short list of top 170-pound fighters in the world...

    Dana Becker Written by Dana Becker about 3 months ago 1,326 reads 0 comments

  10. Bellator 120 Is the Time to Shine for Michael Chandler, Alexander Shlemenko

    Michael Chandler and Alexander Shlemenko can grab the Bellator MMA torch and carry it into the future at Bellator 120 this month. Or they can tumble all the way back down the pyramid, bringing the promotion with them...

    Dana Becker Written by Dana Becker about 3 months ago 646 reads 1 comments

  11. UFC vs. Bellator: Sorting out Who's Really Winning the Television Ratings Battle

    From the moment Viacom purchased Bellator MMA , comparisons to the late 1990s promotional war between WWE and WCW have rarely been in short supply...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 4 months ago 14,217 reads 29 comments

  12. Dana White: 'Bjorn Rebney Is out of His F-----g Mind, Guys Want out of Bellator'

    People may not always agree with the way the UFC conducts business, but at least they’re not “bullies” like Bellator , according to Dana White ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 months ago 4,813 reads 7 comments

  13. Bjorn Rebney: Examining the Bellator CEO's Plumetting Popularity

    Mixed martial arts fans don’t like Bjorn Rebney . Let’s not finesse the issue. Of all the follicly challenged MMA promoters out there, the Bellator CEO is unarguably the least popular...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 6 months ago 4,114 reads 21 comments

  14. Bjorn Rebney: 'GSP Doesn't Owe Anything, UFC Reaction Was Tasteless'

    Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney is appalled by UFC President Dana White ’s treatment of former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 months ago 9,192 reads 63 comments

  15. Rebney Wants White to Stop Saying 'The Best in the World Fight in the UFC'

    Apparently, Bellator MMA CEO Bjorn Rebney still holds former welterweight champ Ben Askren in high light—despite the fact that he shockingly released the renowned wrestler on Nov...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 7 months ago 7,135 reads 31 comments

  16. After Solid Bellator 106 Ratings Come In, Bjorn Rebney Takes Shot at Dana White

    This just in: Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney and UFC President Dana White don't like each other very much...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 26,439 reads 110 comments

  17. Bjorn Rebney: Fox Sports Latin America Came Calling and Bellator Answered

    Several years ago, when Bellator MMA signed its first deal for an English-speaking broadcast partner in the United States, it was with the regional Fox Sports channels that aired all over America...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 10 months ago 3,692 reads 6 comments

  18. Dana White Says His Video Blogs Get More Viewers Than Bellator on Spike TV

    UFC president Dana White always keeps an eye on any potential competitor that could cut into his company's MMA business...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 9,607 reads 46 comments

  19. Bellator Officially Drops Women's Division, Releases 3 Remaining Fighters

    Bellator MMA has dropped their women's division effective immediately following the releases of Jessica Aguilar, Jessica Eye and Felice Herrig...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 21,398 reads 55 comments

  20. Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney Issues Statement on War Machine's 'Offensive' Tweet

    Bellator welterweight Jon "War Machine" Koppenhaver is the latest fighter to make an ill-advised and offensive joke on Twitter when he unleashed a series of messages on Saturday afternoon...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 11,051 reads 22 comments

  21. Bellator CEO Takes Veiled Shot at Chael Sonnen, UFC Pay-Per-View Model

    Since Bellator Fighting Championships was created, there hasn't been much vitriol between them and the UFC, which happens to be the biggest MMA promotion on the planet...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 12 months ago 28,464 reads 170 comments

  22. Bellator 97 Fallout: Tito vs. Rampage and 4 Other Awful Ideas in MMA

    Sometimes people have bad ideas. Sometimes, thankfully, those bad ideas are very public and the whole world gets to look at them at laugh...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 year ago 7,845 reads 14 comments