Remember that whole story about Gina Carano and Marloes Coenen signing with Bellator that surfaced last night? Well, for now it was nothing more than your monthly “Gina Carano is returning to MMA,” internet rumor. The type that you can count on to spread like wildfire with minutes. In this case though, where there is smoke there indeed may be some fire.
According to MMAFighting’s...
On Wednesday, it was announced Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko (pictured) will defend his throne against Doug Marshall at Bellator 108.
The November 15 event takes place inside Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Marshall earned his crack at the crown by running through Bellator’s Season 8 tournament, which included two first round knockout finishes. “The Rhino”...
After suffering a broken hand in training, Season 8 Middleweight Tournament Winner Doug Marshall will have to put his title shot on hold. Using the Bellator Tournament Championship Replacement Clause for the first time, Bellator fighters and executives voted to determine their choice of which fighter would earn their title shot. After consideration, reigning Bellator […]
A broken hand has forced Doug Marshall out of his middleweight title affair against champion Alexander Shlemenko at Bellator 98. Under the newly-inducted Bellator Tournament Championship Replacement Clause, fighters and executives voted and determined Brett Cooper will serve as substitute on September 7.
“My goal has always been the same, get the belt,” Cooper said. “I’m...
Bellator 98: Shlemenko vs. Marshall
When: September 7th, 2013
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut
How: Spike TV (8PM ET/PT)
Jason Butcher vs. Giva Santana (middleweight tournament – opening round)
Mikkel Parlo vs. Brian Rogers (middleweight tournament – opening round)
Dan Cramer vs. Perry Filkins (middleweight tournament – opening round)
Brett Cooper vs...
The official weigh-ins for “Bellator MMA: Aliev vs. Marshall” took place Wednesday in California.
All four Bellator Featherweight Tournament semifinal bouts will appear in the Thursday’s show. Frodo Khasbulaev and Marlon Sandro (both pictured) headline the gig.
Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula hosts the festivities.
Spike.com streams the prelims live starting at 9PM...
Bellator 89 is in the books, and it was a pretty fun show with plenty of
violence and carnage. In the main event, it was friend vs. friend and teammate
vs. teammate as Eduardo Dantas defended his Bantamweight championship against Marcos
Galvao. The action was back and forth in
the early going but Dantas’ jabs were the highlight. A push kick to the jaw stumbled Galvao and
At Bellator 82 Andrey Koreshkov remained undefeated as he won a hard fought bout against Lyman Good. With the win Koreshkov captured the season 7 welterweight tournament and earned a shot at the Bellator world title. However, the “Bellator moment” occurred when middleweight brawler Doug Marshall needed just 22 seconds to dispatch of Kala Hose.
Bellator 82 Highlight Video...
You step into the cage with this guy, you either knock him out - or get knocked out
Last night inside of the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, former WEC Light Heavyweight Champion Doug Marshall made a statement. The "Rhino" is still a problem. Feel free to launch the video evidence below at your own risk.
Photo Credit - Jeff Kovack
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The Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan would be the setting for Bellator Fighting Championship's 82nd fight card. This would be the first time that the promotion where titles are earned, not given, would visit the state of Michigan. Judging from the sound and the fury of the crowd - it likely won't be the last.
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