bellator 124

October 7th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator light heavyweight number one contender Liam McGeary following his impressive inverted triangle submission victory against Kelly Anundson last month (September 12, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The final Bellator tournament winner was able to secure his title shot by scoring a rare inverted triangle choke…

September 15th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

With UFC Fight Night 52, Bellator 124 and World Series of Fighting 13 taking place this past weekend, the MMAOddsBreaker rankings were bound to get shaken up. MMA Oddsbreaker’s Brian Hemminger (@BrianHemminger) and Brad Taschuk (@BradTaschuk) have taken over the reigns of the rankings, which are updated after nearly every UFC event. As always, we…

September 14th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 70, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Fight Network host Robin Black to talk about his upcoming fight at KOTC: Madness on September 19th. Then middleweight fighter Brian “The Professional Predator” Rogers joins the show to talk about his co-main event fight at Bellator 125 on Friday. Finally Bryan Levick, head of public…

September 13th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Bellator 124 took place tonight at Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan, and the card turned out to be a blast to watch as the two main featured bouts each ended in a bang. In total, all four betting favorites won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a quick recap for each fight….

September 12th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

With Lance once again out of commission, the rest of the MMA Analysis crew soldiers on to break down UFC Fight Night 51. Jay, Brad and Sean also talk Bellator 124, and recap the UFC and Bellator cards from last week, including a first-hand account from Jay who was live at Foxwoods for UFC. Listen…

September 12th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Ryan Couture is looking for a fresh start. The 31-year old comes from some serious championship lineage, being the son of multi-time UFC champion and Hall of Famer Randy Couture, but his two-fight UFC stint did not go nearly as well as anticipated. Couture lost his debut in the promotion via TKO to Ross Pearson…

September 12th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Bellator 124 Date: September 12, 2014 Arena: Compuware Arena City: Plymouth, MI Light Heavyweight title bout: Joey “The Mexicutioner” Beltran (+500) vs Emanuel Newton (-900) Fight Breakdown: The main event for Bellator 124 will be a light heavyweight title bout between challenger Joey “The Mexicutioner” Beltran and champion Emanuel Newton. Beltran is a massive underdog…

September 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The main event of Bellator 124 is a five-round title fight between Bellator light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton and Joey Beltran. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Newton is a -900 favorite (bet $900 to win $100) while Beltran is a +500 underdog (bet $100 to win $500). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas…

September 11th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

Detroit, Mich. (September 11, 2014) – The Bellator weigh-ins have been completed from the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in preparation for Bellator MMA’s September 12th event, which will showcase a Bellator Light Heavyweight Title fight and the Season 10 Light Heavyweight Tournament Final. Bellator MMA will take place from the Compuware Arena (14900 N Beck…

September 10th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

After going head-to-head with the UFC last week, Bellator should have a bit easier time keeping eyeballs this week. While the card may not have the name value of last week’s show, light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton will be defending his belt against UFC veteran Joey Beltran in the main event. His next challenger could…

September 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 bantamweight LC Davis as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Zeilton Rodrigues this Friday night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The longtime veteran “Doing research on this guy has been kinda weird. Everything I find on him has been…

September 10th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 light heavyweight Liam McGeary as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout against Kelly Anundson this Friday night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The undefeated first round finisher expects his opponent to try to make this a grappling match, but he…

September 9th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 light heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his upcoming main event title bout against Emanuel Newton this Friday night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The former UFC standout has caught some flack for receiving a title shot due to some feeling…

September 8th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 124 light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton as he prepares for his upcoming main event title bout against Joey Beltran tomorrow night (September 12th, 2014) at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth Township, Michigan. The talented champion knows he has a stern test in front of him, but he’s looking forward…

August 15th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Donald Cerrone is one of the busiest men in MMA, which is phenomenal for fight fans given that he is rarely in a lackluster bout. After competing five times in 2011, Cerrone seemed to have slowed his schedule a bit, but 2014 is turning out to be one of his busiest years yet. September 27th…

August 6th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Tuesday was another busy day in MMA, just not for the UFC. While the world’s biggest MMA promotion was still working through the aftermath of the Jones/Cormier brawl, the two other promotions with big TV deals were filling out future events. Bellator announced that light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton will be defending his title against…