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Bellator 264: Mousasi vs. Salter Results, Sights, & Sounds

Bellator 264 has wrapped up, and we've got you covered with the results, sights, and sounds from the event! In tonight's Bellator 264 main event, Gegard Mousasi successfully defended his middleweight title against John Salter. And in the co-main event, former champion Andrey Koreshkov defeated the#10-ranked Sabah Homasi. Did you miss...

Mousasi Is 100 Percent Certain Paul Fight Won’t Go Woodley’s Way

Bellator Middleweight Champion Gegard Mousasi isn't sold on Tyron Woodley's chances against Jake Paul. On Aug. 29, Paul and Woodley will collide inside the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in Cleveland, Ohio. This will be an eight-round cruiserweight pro boxing match. It'll be Woodley's first pro boxing match and Paul's third. There is...

Gegard Mousasi Believes Chris Weidman Should Retire

Gegard Mousasi is of the belief that former UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman should retire. Weidman has seen better days as an active competitor. He has gone 2-6 in his last eight outings. To make matters worse, Weidman suffered a gnarly leg break in his most recent bout against Uriah...

Gegard Mousasi Will Make Second Title Defense Against John Salter

At Bellator 264, middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi is set to defend his title for the second time against John Salter on August 13. People with knowledge of the matchup were first to report the news to MMA Junkie's Nolan King but asked to remain anonymous as the promotion has...

Scott Coker Interested In Seeing Gegard Mousasi Fighting At Light Heavyweight Next

Gegard Mousasi is Bellator's new middleweight champion, but Scott Coker is interested in seeing him fight at light heavyweight. Throughout Mousasi's career, he has competed at middleweight, light heavyweight, and heavyweight. So, despite him having a ton of success at 185-pounds, Coker believes having him fight at 205 makes a...

Douglas Lima Confident In His Power To Finish Gegard Mousasi At Bellator 250

Douglas Lima is confident his power will translate to middleweight when he fights Gegard Mousasi for the vacant title at Bellator 250 on Thursday. Lima and Mousasi were supposed to fight earlier this year but the COVID-19 pandemic halted those plans. Now, at Bellator 250, Lima says he will be...

Gegard Mousasi Open To Boxing Fight After Bellator 250

Gegard Mousasi looks to re-capture the middleweight title Thursday against Douglas Lima at Bellator 250 but also has his sights set on opportunities outside the cage. "The good thing is (Bellator) is going to work with Showtime and maybe down the line (we can do) boxing fights, I'm open...

Douglas Lima Confident For Bellator 242 (Interview)

Douglas Lima and Gegard Mousasi have more in common than their match scheduled for May at Bellator 242. Both men are admittedly not fans of trash talking to get motivated for a fight and while they were both present at Bellator’s press conference in New York City to witness...

Gegard Mousasi Says Bet on Him For Bellator 242 (Interview)

Gegard Mousasi has been fighting long enough to know trash talk is not necessary when a fight is booked. His match with Douglas Lima on May 9 at Bellator 242 for the vacant middleweight title might not be anything new to someone who not only once held the title,...

Gegard Mousasi Thinks He’d Match Up Well Against Israel Adesanya

Former Bellator middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi feels a clash with reigning UFC middleweight king Israel Adesanya would be a good fight for him. Mousasi looked to be on the cusp of a UFC title opportunity by the spring of 2017. He was riding a five-fight winning streak and had come...

Bellator Spring & Summer 2020 Showcase Live Stream Today (March 9)

Bellator is ready to roll out a live stream of their media-only press event showcasing key matchups this spring and summer. Today (March 9), the Bellator Spring & Summer 2020 Showcase will be streamed live. The press event will begin at 12 p.m. ET. A slew of fighters on the...

Douglas Lima Recalls Sparring With Gegard Mousasi In 2017: ‘He Beat Me Up’

Douglas Lima and Gegard Mousasi are set to fight for the vacant middleweight title at Bellator 243 on May 9. Although it will be the first time they fight inside the cage the two sparred back in 2017 in the lead up to Mousasi's fight against Alexander Shlemenko. In...

Gegard Mousasi vs. Douglas Lima Official For Bellator Middleweight Title

Bellator will crown a new middleweight champion on May 9. Scott Coker, the Bellator president, has announced that former 185-pound champion Gegard Mousasi will collide with current welterweight title holder Douglas Lima in San Jose. The bout will be contested for the vacant Bellator middleweight gold. Previous champion, Rafael Lovato...

Gegard Mousasi Points To Rafael Lovato’s Nipples As Proof Of Steroid Use

Gegard Mousasi was on fire during the Bellator 228 post-fight presser and he took aim at Rafael Lovato Jr. Last night (Sept. 28), Mousasi took on Lyoto Machida in a rematch. Back in Feb. 2014, Machida defeated Mousasi via unanimous decision under the UFC banner. Mousasi got his revenge, edging...

Lyoto Machida Wants To Silence Gegard Mousasi’s ‘Excuses’ With KO

Lyoto Machida hopes to leave no doubt in his rematch with Gegard Mousasi. On Sept. 28, Machida and Mousasi will do battle in the Bellator 228 co-headliner. The action will be held inside The Forum in Inglewood, California. Headlining the card will be a featherweight title bout between champion Patricio...