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Yoel Romero, Bellator 285

Bellator 285: Yoel Romero Knocks Out Retiring Melvin Manhoef in Final Round

After a bout between the two was scheduled and then fell through in 2022, all-time great KO artists Melvin Manhoef and Yoel Romero met in the graceful twilight of their careers at Bellator 285. Manhoef, who has knocked out everyone...
Leah McCourt and Dayana Silva, Bellator 285

Bellator 285: Leah McCourt Hangs on to Claim Decision Over Dayana Silva

Leah McCourt entered Bellator 285 in Dublin, Ireland on Friday looking to shake off the second loss of her pro career. Paired up with Dayana Silva, McCourt would go the distance, looking sharp in the first, but encountering considerably more...
Pedro Carvalho, Bellator 285

Bellator 285: Pedro Carvalho Back in Win Column, Gets Better of Mads Burnell

At Bellator 285 in Dublin, Mads Burnell and Pedro Carvalho went toe to toe in a matchup between ranked featherweights. Third-ranked Burnell had been undefeated in three fights in the promotion before running into Adam Borics, who is now the...
Benson Henderson and Peter Queally, Bellator 285

Bellator 285: Henderson vs. Queally Live Stream and Results

Bellator MMA returned to the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Friday, with two big fights topping the Bellator 285 card. In the main event, former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson looked for his second straight win over former Bellator title...
Goiti Yamauchi and Neiman Gracie, Bellator 284

Bellator 284: Goiti Yamauchi Crumples Neiman Gracie with Uppercut

Two Brazilian grappling standouts topped Bellator 284 on Friday, with Neiman Gracie, a former title challenger, up against Goiti Yamauchi. As it turned out, there wasn't much ground action at all. Yamauchi was in just his second fight since moving to...
Ilima-Lei Macfarlane vs. Bruna Ellen, Bellator 284

Bellator 284: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Back in Win Column with Split Decision Against Bruna Ellen

Coming off a two-fight skid, former Bellator women's flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane was in need of a win at Bellator 284 on Friday night. While the Hawaiian has mulled retirement of late, there's no cure for the blues like a...
Austin Vanderford vs. Aaron Jeffery, Bellator 284

Bellator 284: Aaron Jeffery Drops, Finishes Austin Vanderford Early

Former middleweight title challenger Austin Vanderford made his return at Bellator 284, in his first fight back since a loss to Gegard Mousasi earlier this year. Vanderford, who suffered his first career defeat against then-champ Mousasi, had been expected to...
Neiman Gracie and Goiti Yamauchi, Bellator 284

Bellator 284: Gracie vs. Yamauchi Live Stream and Results

Brazilian welterweights Neiman Gracie and Goiti Yamauchi topped Friday's Bellator 284 card, which had a little something for everyone. Standout grapplers in the main event? Check. Former women's flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane looking to snap the first losing streak of...
Patricio Pitbull, Bellator 255

Bellator 286: Freire vs. Borics, McKee vs. Carlyle Lead Long Beach Card

Bellator will be returning to Long Beach with featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire facing Adam Borics and the lightweight debut of AJ McKee against Spike Carlyle on October 1. Patricio "Pitbull" Freire will be heading into the backyard of rival...
Douglas Lima and Jason Jackson, Bellator 283

Bellator 283: Jason Jackson Smothers Douglas Lima with Blanketing Wrestling

Capping off the night at Bellator 283, which saw the promotion debut in Tacoma, Washington, was a welterweight showdown between ex-champ Douglas Lima and top contender Jason Jackson. Having missed weight on Thursday, Lima had raised eyebrows; just how rough...

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