Bellator 253 Results: A.J. McKee submits Darrion Caldwell in the first round (Video)

Image Credit: Bellator MMA In the main event of Bellator 253, Darrion Caldwell was taking on A.J. McKee in the semifinals of the featherweight grand prix. Darrion Caldwell (14-3) is riding a two-fight winning streak with both wins coming in the featherweight grand prix. In the opening round of the tournament, he defeated Henry Corrales…Continue Reading

Bellator 253: ‘Caldwell vs. McKee’ Live Results and Highlights

Image Credit: Bellator MMA Bellator remains in Uncasville, Connecticut for Bellator 253. The fight card features one-half of the featherweight grand prix semifinals as Darrion Caldwell takes on A.J. McKee. Darrion Caldwell (14-3) is riding a two-fight winning streak with both wins coming in the featherweight grand prix. In the opening round of the tournament,…Continue Reading

Bellator 252 Results: Pitbull vs. Carvalho

MMA Fighting has Bellator 252 results for the Pitbull vs. Carvalho fight card Thursday at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. Patricio Freire will defend his Bellator featherweight title against Pedro Carvalho in the main event that is also part of the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix. Daniel Weichel and Emmanuel Sanchez will clash…Continue Reading

Bellator 252 notebook: Scott Coker on best 145er in the world, Jake Hager’s future, SBG vs. ‘Pitbull’ brothers

Before Bellator 252, featuring the restart of the promotion’s featherweight grand prix, Bellator President Scott Coker spoke to MMA Fighting about the stakes of the tournament, his promotional strategy since taking the reins in 2014, the biggest team rivalry under the Bellator banner, and more. Will the featherweight grand prix winner be the best in…Continue Reading

Bellator 249: Cris Cyborg reaffirms champion status with dominant victory over Arlene Blencowe

Cyborg retained her Bellator women’s featherweight title – Lucas Noonan/Bellator MMABrilliant Brazilian mixed martial artist Cris Cyborg proved once more why she is a one-off, wrecking-ball fighter as she tore through the challenge of opponent Arlene Blencowe to retain her Bellator women’s featherweight title inside two rounds at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut.With another dominant display,…Continue Reading

Bellator 249: Best photos

Check out all the best action shots from Bellator 249 on Thursday night at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. (Photos courtesy Bellator). bellator-249-leandro-higo-rikcy-bandejas-4 bellator249-leandro-higo-ricky-bandejas-2 bellator-249-leandro-higo-ricky-bandejas-3 Leandro Higo bellator-249-leandro-higo-ricky-bandejas-2 bellator-249-steve-mowry-shawn-teed-1 bellator-249-steve-mowry-shawn-teed-3 bellator-249-mandel-nallo-saad-awad-4 bellator-249-stee-mowary-shawn-teed-2 bellator-249-mandel-nallo-saad-awad-1 bellator-249-mandel-nallo-saad-awad-3 bellator-249-mandel-nallo-saad-awad-2 bellator-249-kyle-crutchner-jospeh-creer-3 bellator-249-andrew-kapel-joseph-creer-2 bellator-249-andrew-kapel-joseph-creer-1. bellator-249-aviv-gonzali-logan-neal-3 bellator-249-aviv-gonzali-logan-neal-2 bellator-249-aviv-gonzali-logan-neal-1 bellator-249-albert-gonzales-1 bellator-249-christian-edwards-hamza-salim3 bellator-249-christian-edwards-1 bellator-249-christian-edrwards-hasma-salim-1 bellator249-kyle-crutchmer-kerman-lachimov-1 bellator249-albert-gonzales bellator-249-kyle-cruchner-kemran-lachinov-2 bellator249-kyle-curtchner-kemran-latchinov-3 bellator-249-albert-gonzales-2 bellator-249-damon-blackshear-mike-kimbel-3 bellator249-damon-blackshear-mike-kimbel-2 bellator-249-damon-blackshear-mike-kimbel-1 Bellator…Continue Reading

Bellator 249 results: Cris Cyborg stops Arlene Blencowe for first career submission win

By Dave Doyle | October 15, 2020 11:53 pm Cris Cyborg has added yet another item to the most impressive resume in women’s MMA history once again. The only fighter of either gender to hold championships in four major promotions, Cyborg (23-2 MMA,  2-0 BMMA) made the first successful defense of her Bellator featherweight title…Continue Reading

Bellator Europe 8 results: Costello van Steenis gives Fabian Edwards first MMA loss in Milan

Bellator’s return to Europe for the first time since the COVID-19 break started featured six middleweights battling for a spot closer to the top of the division as the company prepares to crown a new champion, and Costello van Steenis made the most of his chance in the main event of Saturday’s Bellator Europe 8…Continue Reading