Almost eight years ago an ambitious promoter with a dream and some determination helped create Bellator, arguably the second biggest fight organization in the world. That promoter is Bjorn Rebney and on June 18, Bellator announced that CEO and chairman Rebney is leaving the company he helped build from the ground up.
Rebney and the organization’s relationship had fallen on shaky...
Watch out, Titan FC welterweights. There’s a “Killa B” headed your way. On Tuesday night, Titan FC officials confirmed former UFC and Bellator MMA star Ben Saunders (pictured) has signed a muti-fight deal to join the promotion.
The 31-year-old veteran is expected to make his Titan FC debut this summer when the organization takes its talents to CBS Sports Network.
Ben Saunders (pictured) has been granted his wish. After a chat with Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney, the two have decided to amicably part ways.
“I want to thank @BjornRebney for letting me go,” Saunders posted on his Twitter account. “I fullfilled my contract and I wanted to be a free agent again. The future is bright! ”
Saunders joined Bellator in April 2011, posting a 7...
Nothing feels quite like a flush shin kick to the dome. Lima caught Saunders flush and that was that. S/O to the GIF master himself Zombie Prophet for the goods.
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With UFC 165 hoarding most of this weekend’s MMA headlines, Bellator’s 100th show went nearly unnoticed. That was until Douglas Lima (pictured) took center stage.
Lima met UFC veteran Ben Saunders in the finals of Bellator’s Season 8 welterweight tournament in Friday night’s main event. He continued to beat Saunders to the punch on most occasions, including an uppercut that...
Bellator 100: Lima vs. Saunders II
When: September 20th, 2013
Where: Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix, Arizona
How: Spike TV (8PM ET/PT)
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The long awaited Bellator MMA Welterweight Tournament Final between Ben Saunders and Douglas Lima will take place live on Spike, Friday, September 20th from Phoenix’s Grand Canyon University Arena. The night will also feature the opening round of the Bellator’s highly anticipated Fall Welterweight Tournament. Tickets for the event are on sale now and can [...]
After a knockout filled Bellator Tournament run, Welterweight Finalists Douglas Lima and Ben Saunders will have to wait for their long awaited rematch as Douglas Lima has suffered a broken hand. Originally scheduled on March 21st from Maine’s Androscoggin Bank Colisee, the Welterweight Tournament Finals will now take place this summer. “I’m really disappointed, but I [...]
When it comes to choosing event dates, Bellator sure can pick ‘em can’t they?
Yes, Saturday night is the UFC’s debut on FOX, a landmark moment for mixed martial arts. Yes, Saturday night is Pacquiao vs. Marquez 3, a huge trilogy fight featuring the biggest name in boxing.
So you’d be forgiven if you’re not wondering what’s on on MTV 2. But hey, that’s what they...