Tag: MMA

Claressa Shields Headlines 2021 Professional Fighters League World Championship

Fighters Across Six Divisions Square Off for World Title And $1 Million Purse (September 27, 2021) – The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the fastest growing and most innovative sports league, announced that the 2021 PFL World Championship will take place on Wednesday, October 27 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Fans […]

Updated Official Bellator MMA™ Fighter Rankings

Phil Davis solidifies no. 3 ranking with dominant performance over Yoel Romero while Deanna Bennett and Alex “Eazy” Polizzi debut in the top-10 with Bellator 266 victories LOS ANGELES – BELLATOR MMA returns to action on Friday, October 1 with BELLATOR 267: Lima vs. MVP 2, headlined by former welterweight champion and No. 1 ranked Douglas Lima […]

Julius Anglickas Gets Chance Of A Lifetime As The Grand Prix Alternate Replaces “Rumble” Johnson In Bellator MMA 268 Main Event Clash Against World Champion Vadim Nemkov

LOS ANGELES – A previously announced BELLATOR MMA Light Heavyweight World Championship bout between Vadim Nemkov (14-2) and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has been canceled following the news that “Rumble” has been forced to withdraw from the bout due to an undisclosed illness. As a result, official BELLATOR Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix alternate Julius Anglickas (10-1) […]

Brothers Anatoly And Vladimir Tokov Set For Action At Bellator MMA 269 On Oct. 23 Inside Moscow’s VTB Arena

LOS ANGELES (September 15, 2021) – BELLATOR MMA’s first-ever card in Russia continues to grow with today’s announcement of several new fights including the return of middleweight standout Anatoly Tokov (29-2), who returns for the first time since 2019 to take on Sharaf Davlatmurodov (18-3-1) during the main card of BELLATOR MMA 269: Fedor vs. […]

Former Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Phil Davis Challenges Olympic Silver Medalist Yoel Romero In Main Event Of Bellator MMA 266

LOS ANGELES (September 10, 2021) – A pair of elite mixed martial artists meet in the main event of BELLATOR MMA 266 next Saturday, Sept. 18 inside the SAP Center at San Jose when former 205-pound champion and No. 3 ranked Phil Davis (22-6) welcomes MMA superstar Yoel Romero (13-5) to the BELLATOR promotion. The […]

Two Bouts Featuring Top-Ten Ranked Fighters Added To Main Card Of Bellator 270: Gallagher Vs. Mix

DUBLIN (September 2, 2021) – Leading mixed martial arts promotion BELLATOR MMA has today announced two explosive fights have been added to the BELLATOR 270: Gallagher vs. Mix main card, which takes place at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland, on Friday November 5th.  Set to light up the main card on BELLATOR’s highly-anticipated return to Ireland […]

Bellator MMA Confirms Several New Bouts For Bellator Mma 262

LOS ANGELES – BELLATOR MMA has confirmed the full fight card for BELLATOR MMA 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz on Friday, July 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The event airs LIVE on SHOWTIME at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT and is headlined by undefeated flyweight world champion Juliana Velasquez (11-0) versus BELLATOR Kickboxing’s Flyweight World Champion and […]

Featherweight World Champion Patricio Pitbull Meets Aj Mckee In The Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix Finals With One Million Dollar Prize On The Line

LOS ANGELES — And then there were two… What began with 16 featherweight athletes vying for a one-million-dollar grand prize and the BELLATOR Featherweight World Championship has been narrowed to the greatest BELLATOR athlete in the history of the promotion Patricio Pitbull (32-4) and the company’s best-ever homegrown fighter in No. 1 ranked AJ McKee […]