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Ilima-Lei Macfarlane To Headline Bellator Against Valerie Letourneau

LOS ANGELES (September 17, 2018) – The Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii will host the homecoming of Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8-0), as she puts her undefeated record and Bellator women’s flyweight title on the line against No. 1 contender Valérie Létourneau (10-6) in the main event on Saturday, Dec. 15 LIVE on DAZN. The monumental…

Patricio Freire And Emmanuel Sanchez Headlines Bellator’s Return to Tel Aviv

LOS ANGELES (August 20, 2018) – Bellator returns to Tel Aviv, Israel for the third-consecutive year on Thursday, Nov. 15 with a featherweight world title clash pitting Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (27-4) against Emmanuel Sanchez (17-3) set to anchor Bellator 209 inside Menora Mivtachim Arena. In addition, Haim Gozali (8-5) looks to get revenge against Ryan…

Bellator Names David Schwarz Senior Vice President Marketing And Communications

NEW YORK (July 10, 2018) – David Schwarz has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications for Viacom’s fast-rising sports franchise, Bellator. Schwarz will oversee five critical areas of Bellator’s development including consumer marketing, communications, social media, ticket sales, and digital. The announcement was made today by Scott Coker,…

Bellator & Dazn Sign Nine-Figure, Multi-Year Distribution Deal

LOS ANGELES (June 26, 2018) – Bellator, a leading global combat sports franchise owned by Viacom, home to the world’s premier entertainment brands, and DAZN, the world’s largest dedicated live sports streaming service and part of Perform Group, today announced a multi-year landmark distribution agreement. The nine-figure deal will feature seven exclusive stacked fight cards per…