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Bellator 266 Results/Main Event Highlights: Davis Outworks Romero

Bellator 266 aired tonight, Saturday, September 18 from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. Usually, when Bellator shifts from Friday to a Saturday card, it’s for a good reason. This time, it was for the light-heavyweight main event featuring the debut of Yoel Romero in Bellator MMA. Romero...

Yoel Romero Claims He Was In Serious Negotiations For Jake Paul Fight

According to former UFC title challenger Yoel Romero, he was in line to fight Jake Paul before Ben Askren but implies the YouTuber turned boxer canceled the potential showdown. Widespread shock ran through the MMA community when many were surprised to find out that "The Soldier Of God" was...

Report: Yoel Romero Meets Phil Davis In Bellator Debut On Sept. 18

After failing pre-fight medicals for his initial Bellator debut, former UFC title challenger Yoel Romero will fight Phil Davis on September 18. At 44-years of age, "The Soldier Of God" continues to defy Father Time and has the chance to assert himself at the top of the Bellator ladder...

Bellator 257: Nemkov vs. Davis Weigh-In Results: Full Fight Card Set

The Bellator 257 weigh-ins are complete, and the full card will move forward as scheduled. The Bellator 257 lineup will include a solid double-header in the main and co-main events that will feature not one but two bouts in the light heavyweight grand prix. First, in the co-main event, both...

Vadim Nemkov’s First Bellator Title Defense Will Be Against Phil Davis, Not Corey Anderson

Corey Anderson will not be getting the first crack at new light heavyweight champion, Vadim Nemkov. Bellator president, Scott Coker revealed to MMAJunkie that Nemkov will rematch Phil Davis for his first title defense. “(Phil Davis) had a great fight with (Vadim) Nemkov last time. This will be a rematch. Phil...

Bellator 245 Weigh-in Results: 3 Fighters Miss Weight

Bellator MMA is set to hold back-to-back fights, starting with Bellator 245 on September 11. In the main event of the card, Phil Davis (205.7) is rematching Lyoto Machida (205.3). It is a pivotal fight for the light heavyweight division where the winner could very well be next in line...

Phil Davis Wants Third Ryan Bader Bout, But He’s Not In Any Rush

Phil Davis knows his ultimate goal, but he realizes it'll take some time before he gets there. Davis competed on the main card of Bellator 220. He took on Liam McGeary in a rematch. The second battle for the former Bellator light heavyweight kings ended in a TKO victory for...

Highlights: Phil Davis Makes Liam McGeary Tap At Bellator 220

At light heavyweight, Phil Davis and Liam McGeary met at light heavyweight on the Bellator 220 main card last night (Sat. April 27, 2019). The former Bellator 205-pound champs went at it into the third round, where Davis utilized his elite wrestling ability to get dominant position on the...

Bellator 220 Gets Henderson vs. Piccolotti & Davis vs. McGeary 2

Bellator 220 has two big fights lined up. ESPN's Ariel Helwani has reported that Benson Henderson will return to action to take on Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 220 on April 27. The report also notes that former Bellator light heavyweight champions Phil Davis and Liam McGeary will be fighting on the...
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Bellator 209 Video Highlights: ‘Pitbull’ Keeps Gold, Phil Davis Falls

Bellator 209 (see results here) played host to an exciting featherweight title fight. On Thursday night (Nov. 15), Bellator 209 took place inside Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. The event aired last night via tape-delay. In the main event, Patricio Freire defended his Bellator featherweight title against Emmanuel Sanchez. "Pitbull" successfully retained his...

Phil Davis Believes his Road to Bellator Title Continues With Vadim Nemkov

Phil Davis is looking to get back to being the Bellator light heavyweight champion. Thus, when accepting his next fight, that is exactly the goal. It’s just part of the path to achieving that goal. Since jumping from the UFC to Bellator MMA in 2015, he has fought battle-tested...

Phil Davis Meets Vadim Nemkov at Bellator in Israel on Nov. 15

Phil Davis meets hard-hitting light heavyweight Vadim Nemkov this fall. Bellator fans will soon reap the rewards of a DAZN subscription should they decide to spend the money. Bellator's partnership with the sports streaming service will begin next month with Bellator 206 on Sept. 29. Fans will be able to...

Linton Vassell Talks Move to Heavyweight & Time Frame For Return (Exclusive)

We recently spoke with Bellator fighter, Linton Vassell. Linton, who is coming off a bout with Phil Davis at Bellator 200, discussed the bout with Davis as well as his future plans. MMA News: Bellator 200 was little under a month ago now. How are you feeling after the event? There...

Phil Davis: I Want The Belt Back

Phil Davis spoke to the media at Bellator 200 after his astonishing head kick knockout win against Linton Vassell. Davis believes that he is the number one contender in the light heavyweight division. He wants a shot at the title, but he understands that this is unlikely to be...

Linton Vassell Says a Win Over Phil Davis Should Put Him in Title Contention

Linton Vassell believes he has a chance to get back in title contention. This Friday night (May 25), Vassell will go one-on-one with former Bellator light heavyweight champion Phil Davis. The bout will be featured on the main card of Bellator 200. The action takes place inside the SSE Arena,...