Entering Saturday night’s clash against fellow UFC big-man Frank Mir, the fact that Alistair Overeem may be making his final trip into the octagon only added to the desperation that the two former champs must’ve been feeling. On the heels of a two-fight losing streak that most recently included a first-round, knockout loss to Travis Browne in August of 2013, rumours that Overeem...
The featherweight tournament title is up for grabs when Rad Martinez faces Shahbulat Shamhalaev at Bellator 83.
Martinez has recorded back-to-back decision wins over Nazareno Malegarie and Wagnney Fabiano to earn his way into the finals of the eight man tournament. Shamhalaev has taken a more destructive path to the finals with consecutive first round knockouts of Cody Bollinger...
A spot in the finals of the Bellator Season 7 heavyweight and featherweight tournaments are up grabs at Bellator 80. In addition, Bellator 80 also features the return of former featherweight champion Joe Warren who will take on Owen Evinger in the main event.
Main Card Results
Darryl Cobb vs. Brett Cooper
Wagnney Fabiano vs. Rad Martinez – Featherweight Tournament Semifinal
When: October 12th
Where: Caesars Windsor in Windsor, Canada
How: MTV2 (8PM ET/PT)
Bellator Featherweight Tournament:
Shahbulat Shamhalaev vs. Cody Bollinger
Mike Richman vs. Jeremy Spoon
Akop Stepanyan vs. Wagnney Fabiano
Rad Martinez vs. Nazareno Malegarie
Eddie Alvarez vs. Patricky “Pitbull” Freire
Wagnney Fabiano has suffered a knee injury and will be unable to compete in Bellator’s upcoming featherweight tournament.
By Raphael Garcia Bellator Fighting Championships looks to build off of last season’s exciting featherweight tournament in its sixth season. This tournament has eight competitors ready to join the fray for a $100,000 pay check, as well as a shot against current Bellator featherweight champion Joe Warren. The draw includes Alexandre Bezerra, Jeremy Spoon, Genair de Silva, Roberto...
A pair of Brazilian talents has been added to Bellator Fighting Championships’ sixth-season featherweight tournament, as Wagnney Fabiano and Marlon Sandro will both compete for a shot at the gold in the coming year.