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Bellator Fighter Suffers Horrendous Leg Break (Video)

A fighter on the Bellator 226 card suffered a gruesome leg break. Leg kicks can be devastating to fighters on the receiving end. Over the years, we've seen elite fighters such as Jose Aldo utilize leg kicks without a second thought. There are times, however, when a leg kick can...

Quinton Jackson Calls Ryan Bader A ‘Coward’ Following Bellator 226

Quinton Jackson isn't happy with the ending to Ryan Bader vs. Cheick Kongo. Last night (Sept. 7), Bader put his Bellator heavyweight title on the line against Kongo. The bout headlined Bellator 226 inside the SAP Center in San Jose, California. Bader was dominating the opening round, but controversy ensued...

Bellator 226 Weigh-in Results: Prelim Fighter Misses Weight

The Bellator 226 weigh-in results are in and only one fighter failed to hit the target weight. Tonight (Sept. 7), Bellator 226 will take place inside the SAP Center in San Jose, California. In the main event, Bellator "champ-champ" Ryan Bader will defend his heavyweight gold against Cheick Kongo. Both...

Bellator 226 Results: Bader vs. Kongo Ends In No Contest

 UPDATE: The Bellator 226 results are in. Ryan Bader vs. Cheick Kongo ended in a No Contest due to an accidental eye poke. The time has arrived for Bellator 226. The card will take place tonight (Sept. 7) inside the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The main card will air...

Ryan Bader On Scott Coker Calling Him Best Heavyweight: ‘I Believe That’

Ryan Bader has been called the best heavyweight today by Bellator president Scott Coker and "Darth" agrees. Bader is a "champ-champ" under the Bellator banner. He holds light heavyweight and heavyweight gold. He's set to defend his heavyweight title against Cheick Kongo in the main event of Bellator 226 this...

Cheick Kongo Says Win Over Ryan Bader Makes Him Best Heavyweight In The World

Cheick Kongo believes he can solidify his status among the top heavyweights today if he can beat Ryan Bader. On Sept. 7, Kongo will challenge Bader for the Bellator heavyweight title. The championship tilt will headline Bellator 226 inside the SAP Center in San Jose, California. This will be Kongo's...

Ryan Bader Lays Out How He’ll Defend Two Titles Consistently

Bellator MMA double champion Ryan Bader will be making his first heavyweight title defense at Bellator 226 on September 7 against Cheick Kongo. Initially, Bader did not know if he would be defending his light heavyweight or heavyweight title next. In the end, Bader decided to continue being a...

Scott Coker Announces Bellator Featherweight GP Opening Round Match-Ups

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker has some big news concerning the Bellator Featherweight GP this Monday afternoon. Speaking on today's episode of 'Ariel Helwani's MMA Show,' Coker unveiled the opening round match-ups for Bellator's upcoming Featherweight Grand Prix. The title fight between champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire and Juan Archuleta was...

Ryan Bader vs. Cheick Kongo Announced For Bellator 226

Ryan Bader vs. Cheick Kongo has been made official. Earlier today (July 11), Bellator sent out a press release confirming the heavyweight title matchup. Bader will put his heavyweight gold up for grabs for the first time. "Darth" won the title back in Jan. 2019, starching Fedor Emelianenko in the...