1. Bellator: Dynamite to Include McGeary-Ortiz, One-Night Tourney, Glory Kickboxing

    Ahead of Bellator 138, promotional president Scott Coker took the opportunity to announce its next tent-pole event, and it is a big one...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 27,333 reads 50 comments

  2. By Putting Fun First, Can Bellator Become a Carefree Alternative to the UFC?

    A minute or two into last week’s Bellator 134, a guy strolled out from behind a retractable 20-foot video monitor and began noodling a version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" on electric guitar...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 months ago 23,247 reads 76 comments

  3. As Long as He Moves the Needle, Tito Ortiz Will Have a Pro MMA Career

    Tito Ortiz is a superstar in mixed martial arts. Whether the fans or pundits want to accept it, the 39-year-old, 18-11 professional fighter is still a star in this sport. He moves the needle whenever he is in front of a camera and microphone...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 8 months ago 4,473 reads 7 comments

  4. Tito Ortiz: 'Cyborg' Can't Make 135, Ronda Rousey Fight Should Take Place at 145

    UFC Hall of Famer/Bellator light heavyweight Tito Ortiz says his friend and former client Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino cannot possibly make the bantamweight limit of 135 pounds, so ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 8 months ago 19,410 reads 135 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 13,393 reads 22 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 1,039 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 180 vs. Bellator 131: Who Won the Real Battle Saturday Night?

    While there were plenty of serious battles in the cage, titles won and legacies secured, the real fight Saturday night was taking place on television sets across the world...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 9 months ago 39,874 reads 68 comments

  8. TMZ: Tito Ortiz Has Elaborate, Pro Wrestling Style Walkout Set for Bellator 131

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz enters Bellator 131 tomorrow night to square off with fellow UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar, and he seemed to spare no expense for his walkout...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 8,554 reads 21 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 2,172 reads 10 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 2,960 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 12,427 reads 20 comments

  12. UFC 180 Bold Predictions: Who Leaves Mexico City as Interim Heavyweight Champ?

    One thing we can say in UFC 180 ’s favor: There is no shortage of intrigue. As the UFC prepares to make its first trek to Mexico City on Saturday, the future of injured heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez casts a large shadow...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 months ago 11,667 reads 13 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 8,589 reads 18 comments

  14. 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 9 months ago 14,613 reads 52 comments

  15. Tito Ortiz: Stephan Bonnar Is 'A Phony' and 'An Embarrassment to the Sport'

    UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz swears his upcoming grudge match with Stephan Bonnar is unlike any other he's encountered in his 29-fight career due to the utter disdain he has for The American Psycho...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 7,857 reads 25 comments

  16. Bellator Should Keep Some Focus on Growing Prospects

    When Scott Coker took over as president of Bellator MMA earlier this year, fans expected to see Viacom’s mixed martial arts property transform into something of an amalgamation ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 9 months ago 3,147 reads 4 comments

  17. Tito Ortiz Says UFC Stopped Bellator from Holding Show in Anaheim

    He claims to have moved on from the company that employed him for over 15 years, but Bellator MMA light heavyweight Tito Ortiz obviously still enjoys feuding with the UFC...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 11 months ago 8,965 reads 14 comments

  18. Ortiz on Bonnar: He's a 'Fake,' 'Phony' and a 'Cheater' for Failed Drug Tests

    Bellator light heavyweight and UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz seems to have a lot of legitimate hatred toward Stephan Bonnar, his upcoming opponent at Bellator 131 on November 15...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 11 months ago 9,875 reads 40 comments

  19. Bellator's Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar Brawl: So Bad It Was Actually Good?

    I've seen a lot of MMA over the years. A lot. Putting together The MMA Encyclopedia , I watched footage from all over the world, from the despondently bad to the resplendently life-changing...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 11 months ago 28,906 reads 49 comments