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Kongo now meets 'Spartan' at Bellator 150


Cheick Kongo has a new opponent for his return at Bellator 150, as Vinicius Queiroz replaces injured fellow Brazilian Augusto Sakai in February.

Kongo to clash with Volkov at Bellator 139


A heavyweight bout between longtime veteran Cheick Kongo and the 26-year old Russian fighter Alexander Volkov is set to headline Bellator 139 on June 26.

How to win (or lose) a one-night MMA tournament


This Friday night Battlegrounds will revive the meat and potatoes of MMA's dark ages: the one-night, single-elimination tournament. And boy I'll tell ya, those wild days of old were pretty dang fun.


The Bellator Roster - Womens Featherweight Division Added

Huge news coming out from Bellator involves the creation of the Women's Featherweight (145lb) division with the inaugural signings of Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd. Scott Coker was instrumental...


The Bellator Roster

This edition kicks off with a couple of new signings as Hideo Tokoro and Tamdan McCrory have joined the Bellator roster. Tokoro enters on a two fight skid, yet a huge amount of experience in his...