Bellator Parts Ways With Three Fighters Following Bellator 262

Three fighters that competed at Bellator 262 last weekend are no longer part of the promotion's roster, per a report from Steven Marrocco and Mike Heck of MMA Fighting. Matt Mitrione, Ronny Markes and Adil Benjilany have reportely parted ways with Bellator since Friday. Mitrione fought in the co-main event of Bellator 262 on July … Continue reading Bellator Parts Ways With Three Fighters Following Bellator 262

Bellator 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz Live Coverage

Undefeated Bellator Flyweight Champion Juliana Velasquez will get the chance to defend her belt for the first time when facing Denise Kielholtz on Friday night. Their title fight headlines Bellator 262, which is set to happen at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for live updates. A preview … Continue reading Bellator 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz Live Coverage

Bellator 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz Preview

In late 2020, Juliana Velasquez became the first woman to defeat Ilima-Lei Macfarlane. She dethroned the longtime Bellator Flyweight Champion and started a reign of her own. Now, Velasquez has two things to defend: her undefeated record and her 125-pound belt. She'll have the chance to potentially do both on Friday night, facing Denise Kielholtz … Continue reading Bellator 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz Preview

Bellator Roundup: Five Fights Join July 16th Card

A series of matchups have recently been confirmed for Bellator 262, which is set to take place on July 16th at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. A Trio of Heavyweight Bouts Join Lineup Three heavyweight matchups are expected to happen at Bellator's July 16th event. Matt Mitrione¬†will look for his first win … Continue reading Bellator Roundup: Five Fights Join July 16th Card

Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Play-by-Play

This article is the play-by-play to accompany live coverage of Bellator 254. Live coverage of the event can be found here. Quick Results: Preliminary Card (8:00PM EST) (Youtube) Bout 1: Billy Goff def. Robson Gracie Jr. via TKO, Strikes (RD 2, 1:46) Bout 2: Cody Law def. Kenny Champion via TKO, Strikes (RD 3, 4:44) … Continue reading Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Play-by-Play

Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Live Coverage

Bellator will close out their 2020 calendar on Thursday with a flyweight championship bout between Ilima-Lei Macfarlane against Juliana Velasquez from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for live coverage of the show. A preview of the card can be read here. Quick Results: Preliminary Card (8:00PM EST) … Continue reading Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Live Coverage

Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Preview

Bellator will close out their 2020 season with a battle of two undefeated flyweights in the main event on Friday. Bellator Flyweight Champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane will fight Juliana Velasquez on Friday from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Here's a preview of the show. Click here to skip to a preview of the … Continue reading Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez Preview

Bellator 241: Pitbull vs. Carvalho Preview

Amid a world of cancelled sporting events, Bellator and UFC find themselves running events this weekend. The caveat, however, is that both events are held without live audiences. It's something that obviously takes away from the events, but can not be criticized as the threats of COVID-19 (coronavirus) overshadow the value of a fully immersive … Continue reading Bellator 241: Pitbull vs. Carvalho Preview