bellator 144

October 23rd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

In an event that looked more like an old Strikeforce show, Scott Coker’s Bellator MMA held an event last night (Friday, October 23, 2015) for Bellator 144, which was headlined by a middleweight title match between former champion Brandon Halsey and challenger Rafael Carvalho. Overall, on the night three betting favorites were victorious while one underdog…

October 21st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Bellator 144 is just a couple days away (Friday, October 23, 2015) and it features a middleweight title bout between former champion Brandon Halsey and surging Brazilian Rafael Carvalho. Halsey is still undefeated, but was stripped of his title after missing weight for his planned title defense against Kendall Grove. Carvalho is 2-0 under the Bellator…

October 21st, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 76 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking…

October 19th, 2015
James Lynch

Bellator star Michael Page looks to keep his unblemished record in tact when he faces late replacement Charlie Ontiveros (6-3) at Bellator 144 on October 23rd. Page (8-0) spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 127 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics.   Having four opponents pull out for this fight  “I had quite…

October 18th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 127 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First we’re joined by welterweight Michael “Venom” Page who takes on Charlie Ontiveros at Bellator 144 on this Friday. Then UFC featherweight Chas Skelly talks about his upcoming fight on November 7th at UFC Fight Night 77 against Kevin Souza.   The Big…

October 6th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

I had a difficult time determining what news was more “noteworthy” for today, but I decided to lead with the guy who is actually a fighter. Michael Page finally has his next bout with Bellator booked. His fight is scheduled to take place on October 23rd at Bellator 144, so his opponent Charlie Ontiveros only…

September 9th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The UFC remained quiet on the news front on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning (although, as predicted, more “news” came out about Conor McGregor), but at least the Bellator front office heard my pleas for something to talk about after yesterday’s slow news day and added a few bouts to their upcoming cards. First, Melvin…

August 28th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Back in May, Brandon Halsey missed weight for his scheduled middleweight title defense against Kendall Grove. He was subsequently stripped of the title, even after defeating the former TUF winner via fourth round TKO. Halsey’s actions left Bellator in a bit of a quandary, as putting anyone but Halsey — clearly the best middleweight on…