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Triad Combat Results & Highlights: Mir & Mitrione Fall Short, Perry Wins

Tonight from Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, Triller played host to Triad Combat: Mir vs. Pulev live on pay-per-view. Triller brought to life their new concept for combat sports that they view as a hybrid between boxing and MMA. Under the Triad Combat rules, fighters compete in a triangular...

Bellator Parts Ways With Three Fighters Including Matt Mitrione

Bellator has seen three more fighters depart and the biggest name this time is Matt Mitrione. The other two fighters on the list are Ronny Markes and Adil Benjilany. MMAFighting.com has confirmed that with Mitrione's situation, he was released from his Bellator contract. Mitrione hasn't won a fight since February 2018....

Matt Mitrione Speaks On Bellator 225 Loss, Explains Mouthpiece Mishap

Matt Mitrione accepts fully responsibility for his Bellator 225 defeat. Last night (Aug. 24), Mitrione went one-on-one with Sergei Kharitonov in the main event of Bellator 225. The two had met before, but it ended quickly when Mitrione landed an accidental kick to the groin. While their first meeting...

Bellator 225 Highlights: Kharitonov Takes Advantage Of Mitrione’s Mouthpiece Issues For TKO

Sergei Kharitonov vs. Matt Mitrione I ended in bizarre fashion and the same holds true for their rematch. On Aug. 24, Kharitonov and Mitrione shared the cage in the main event of Bellator 225. The two had competed against each other before, but the bout ended quickly via No Contest...

Bellator’s Matt Mitrione Dislikes ‘Champ Champ’ Era In MMA

Matt Mitrione isn't a fan of champion vs. champion bouts. The distinction of "champ champ" seems to be the craze of mixed martial arts. From Conor McGregor to Daniel Cormier and Amanda Nunes, two-division champions have been crowned at a more rapid than ever before. Even Bellator has tried cashing...

Matt Mitrione Open To Rematch With Fedor Emelianenko In Moscow

Matt Mitrione has a victory over Fedor Emelianenko, but he wouldn't mind fighting "The Last Emperor" again in enemy territory. Back in June 2017, Mitrione welcomed Emelianenko to the Bellator cage. There was no feeling out process as the bout ended in one minute and 14 seconds. The two heavyweights...

Scott Coker and Matt Mitrione Apologize For Low Blow at Bellator 215

Scott Coker was not available for comment after Bellator 215 but he did post an apology on social media. The main and co-main event did not meet expectations as Logan Storley put on a wrestling clinic that fans did not appreciate and a horrible accident brought Matt Mitrione versus...

Highlights: Groin Shot Ends Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov In 15 Seconds

This is certainly not the way mixed martial arts (MMA) fans wanted to see the Bellator 215 main event end tonight (Fri. February 15, 2019). 15 seconds into the fight, Matt Mitrione landed a hellacious groin shot on Sergei Kharitonov. It was one of the worst groin shots in recent...

Matt Mitrione vs. Sergei Kharitonov Booked For Feb. 15 Bellator Event

Matt Mitrione will take on Sergei Kharitonov in the headliner of Bellator's first event in their planned doubleheader in February. Bellator made the announcement earlier today (Dec. 4). Mitrione was last seen in action in the semifinals of the Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix. He was dominated by Ryan Bader...

Ryan Bader Believes He Beats Daniel Cormier Now

Last night (Fri. October 12, 2018) Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader advanced in the Grand Prix Heavyweight tournament. He did this be dominating Matt Mitrione in the main event of Bellator 207. Bader's elite wrestling was too much for the former NFL star to overcome. With a unanimous...

Matt Mitrione On His Loss To Ryan Bader: ‘I Got F*cked Up’

Matt Mitrione has spoken out about his loss to Ryan Bader. Last night (Oct. 12), Mitrione took on Bader in a semifinal bout in the Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix. Mitrione made it to the semifinals with a majority decision win over Roy Nelson. Bader punched his ticket by knocking...

Bellator 207 Results: Bader Dominates Mitrione

Tonight (Fri. October 12, 2018) Bellator MMA hosts Bellator 207 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion has compiled a great card for fight fans to enjoy. In the main event of the evening, the semi-finals of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix will...

Matt Mitrione Explains Which Tournament Fight Would Discredit Bellator Heavyweight Division

Matt Mitrione understands the importance of the Bellator heavyweight grand prix tournament. However, he’s concerned about one fight being made that would be the worst outcome possible. Mitrione is slated to take on Bellator light heavyweight champ Ryan Bader in the headliner of the Bellator 207 event. The other semifinal...

Ryan Bader Sets Sights on #1 P4P MMA Ranking

Ryan Bader may no longer be in the UFC but he doesn’t plan on letting that prevent him from climbing atop the MMA pound-for-pound rankings. Currently placed at number 15, Ryan Bader is eyeing the top of the list and believes that winning the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix in...

Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Final Location & Venue Set

Bellator MMA's Heavyweight Grand Prix final now has a location and venue. The tournament has been going on since January. Currently, four participants remain in the hunt. Those being Chael Sonnen, Fedor Emelianenko, Matt Mitrione, and Bellator light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader. The LA Times is reporting that the final...