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Justin Lawrence will appear at Bellator 181

Bellator 181: Justin Lawrence Says “Judges Will Always Make You Cry”

Featherweight Justin Lawrence got his start in professional MMA under Scott Coker's Strikeforce promotion, and after stints in the UFC and RFA, found himself in Bellator as Coker took control of the ship. It's kind of a full circle...
Bellator MMA Josh Thomson

Josh Thomson Talks Bellator, Aaron Pico, Career Highlights, and More

We spoke to Josh Thomson about his career path, young prospect Aaron Pico, and his new home of Bellator MMA. Fighter, analyst, pioneer, legend. All these titles properly describe Bellator lightweight contender Josh Thomson. It’s hard to believe that he...
Mike Rhodes, set to appear at Bellator 181

Bellator 181: Mike Rhodes Talks Robert Whittaker, CM Punk, and Taking on All Comers

Bellator 181 middleweight Mike Rhodes was the last man prior to UFC 213 this past weekend to go the distance with new interim middleweight champion Robert Whittaker. Friday night in Thackerville, Oklahoma, Rhodes squares off against undefeated Jiu-jitsu ace...
Emily Ducote

Bellator 181: Emily Ducote Excited to Add to the Flyweight Action

Emily Ducote is one of the top flyweights in the world, and she's excited to showcase her skills at a time when women's MMA has never been bigger. The Bellator flyweight division is among the most stacked in MMA and...
Jimmie Rivera UFC Utica Marlon Moraes

UFC on Fox 25’s Jimmie Rivera Talks Rankings, Title Shots, and Dropping Bombs

The rankings in mixed martial arts are very confusing and at times seem completely arbitrary. It is rare that the #1 ranked fighter actually gets a title shot. In today’s MMA landscape, every division in the UFC is chock-full of...
Din Thomas

A Conversation with ATT Coach Din Thomas

His first fight in the UFC was against Hall of Famer BJ Penn, he has victories over Clay Guida and former welterweight champion Matt Serra. Of course, he is mixed martial arts pioneer Din Thomas. Today’s generation of MMA fans...
Austin Arnett

Prospect Watch: Austin Arnett Ready to Showcase Talents on DWTNCS

Later this summer, featherweight prospect Austin Arnett will get the opportunity to prove to UFC President Dana White, and matchmakers Mick Maynard and Sean Shelby, that he belongs in mixed martial art's premier promotion. That opportunity will come live and...
bellator 180 Phil Davis Ryan Bader

Bellator 180: Phil Davis Not Involving Judges in Bader Rematch

Bellator 180 features a pair of former UFC standouts vying for the Bellator light heavyweight title in a rematch between Phil Davis and Ryan Bader. Phil Davis left the UFC as one of the winningest light heavyweights in UFC history....
Bellator 180 fighter Chinzo Machida will face James Gallagher

Interview: Bellator 180 Fighter Chinzo Machida is “Ready to WAR!”

On the Spike TV broadcast of Bellator 180, prior to the promotion's Bellator NYC PPV this Saturday, Brazilian featherweight Chinzo Machida returns to action. There, he'll meet rising prospect, and teammate of Conor McGregor, James Gallagher. It's an interesting contrast...
Bellator NYC Brent Primus

Bellator NYC: Brent Primus is Ready to “Shock Everybody” at MSG

It's his eighth career fight. His first title fight. He hasn't fought in more than a year. His opponent is Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler. You could be forgiven for not believing in Brent Primus' chances at Bellator NYC this...