Emmanuel Sanchez

November 15th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Bellator 209 takes place Thursday, November 15 at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Avid, Israel. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the main card, and here they are. Note that this event takes place Thursday but will not air on Paramount Network until Friday night on tape delay, so don’t delay getting…

March 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II Date: March 31, 2017 Arena: Allstate Arena City: Rosemont, IL Bellator Fighting Championship (Bellator FC) heads to Rosemont, IL outside Chicago this Friday (March 31, 2017) for Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II. The five-fight main card is set to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike…

March 31st, 2017
Gabe Killian

Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II Date: March 31, 2017 Arena: Allstate Arena City: Rosemont, IL Bellator Fighting Championship (Bellator FC) heads to Rosemont, IL outside Chicago this Friday (March 31, 2017) for Bellator 175: Rampage vs. King Mo II. The five-fight main card is set to kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Spike…

March 29th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

After a brief lull in MMA, things start to pick up this weekend as Bellator returns with a high profile main event on Friday night (March 31, 2017). Once one of the biggest stars in the sport, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson doesn’t possess the profile that he once had. A prolonged legal battle between Bellator and…

January 23rd, 2017
Jay Primetown

With Bellator 170 behind us, there were many noteworthy performances which saw fighters’ stock rise. Jay Primetown takes a look at the key performers and what’s next for them. Paul Daley Overview: Coming off a loss to welterweight champion Douglas Lima, the 33-year-old English fighter was once again put into a high-profile fight at Bellator 170….

January 18th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This weekend, Bellator will be the focus of the MMA world. The timing of their first event in 2017 coincides perfectly with a gap in the UFC schedule, and the Viacom promotion will put one of its biggest promotional cards forward, as former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz takes on multiple-time UFC title challenger…

December 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Jon Jones settles with NAC and receives 1-year ban for his failed drug test MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani’s reported Thursday that Jon Jones and his legal team reached an agreement with the NAC which will have the former UFC light heavyweight champion suspended for one year. Since it’s retroactive, Jones will be able to compete…

November 29th, 2016
James Lynch

Emmanuel Sanchez injured, AJ McKee now fights Ray Wood Friday at Bellator 166  Bellator officials announced Monday that Emmanuel Sanchez (13-3) has been forced off Friday’s Bellator 166 card due to injury. As a result, AJ McKee will take on Ray Wood. McKee (5-0) endures his second straight fight with an opponent switch. Back at…

July 17th, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 165 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by featherweight Daniel Weichel to discuss his upcoming fight with Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator 159 this Friday. After that we’re joined by undefeated middleweight Joe Gigliotti, who makes his UFC debut on August 6th against Trevor…

June 30th, 2016
James Lynch

Alberto Uda takes on newcomer Marvin Vettori added to UFC 202 UFC officials announced Wednesday that the promotion has signed Marvin Vettori and he’ll take on Alberto Uda at UFC 202. Uda (9-1) came up short in his UFC debut back in May, suffering a second round knockout to Jake Collier. It was the first professional…

November 26th, 2015
James Lynch

Cathal Pendred retires from MMA Yesterday UFC welterweight Cathal Pendred made a surprising announcement that he’s retired from MMA at just 28-years of age. Onto the next chapter….. pic.twitter.com/ebKMx666qP — Cathal Pendred (@Pendred) November 25, 2015 Pendred (17-4-1) mentioned that his lack of passion for the sport was a major factor in his decision. The SBG Ireland…

October 14th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We covered the loss of the huge upcoming heavyweight co-main event for UFC Fight Night 76 yesterday with the announcement that Stipe Miocic was forced to back out of his fight against Ben Rothwell, but there’s more to the story and a few other fight announcements/injuries to go over today. UFC appears to be looking…

June 23rd, 2015
James Lynch

While fans recover from last weekends MMA hangover with Bellator 138, the Viacom owned promotion is back this Friday with an action packed event for Bellator 139. With fighters like Cheick Kongo, David Rickels and Joe Shilling, this card has no shortage of name value. Here are five reasons to tune into Bellator 139 on Friday night….