joey beltran interview

December 9th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 168 middleweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his upcoming main event tomorrow night (Saturday, December 10, 2016) against Alessio Sakara at the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy. The scrappy veteran knows he has a fan-friendly fighting style and he’s not going to point-fight ever again after losing…

May 18th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 155 heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (May 20, 2016) against Chase Gormley at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho. The fighter-turned furniture salesman is moving from middleweight up to heavyweight for this opportunity, and he’s still confident he can defeat…

September 23rd, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 143 light heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event bout this Friday night (September 25, 2015) against Kendall Grove at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas. The longtime veteran has a history of getting in wild, sloppy brawls, but he feels he needs to step up the technique if…

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…

April 11th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 116 light heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his main card bout this Friday night (April 11, 2014) against Vladimir Matyushenko at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The burly brawler understands that this is likely his opponent’s final professional fight, but that doesn’t mean…

November 15th, 2013
Brian Hemminger

Joey Beltran can describe firsthand the extreme highs and lows that take place in the world of mixed martial arts. Coming off a PED-related suspension which overturned a fight he’d won against Igor Pokrajac, Beltran returned to UFC just over one month ago against durable Brazilian striker Fabio Maldonado on his opponent’s home turf. Beltran…

November 14th, 2013
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with Bellator 108 light heavyweight Joey Beltran as he prepares for his main event bout on Friday night (Nov. 15, 2013) against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The durable light heavyweight understands this is the biggest fight of his career, but just because…