Bellator Signs Commentators Mike Goldberg and Mauro Ranallo

Bellator has signed longstanding MMA commentators Mike Goldberg and Mauro Ranallo to multi-event broadcast agreements beginning with Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva and Bellator 180: Davis vs. Bader onSaturday, June 24. The move sees Goldberg return to SPIKE for the first time since 2011, while Ranallo reunites with Bellator President Scott Coker, having worked together through 2013. The pair will join a broadcast team that currently includes Jimmy Smith, Jenn Brown and Chael Sonnen.

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Leandro Higo Replaces Darrion Caldwell, Faces Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 177

Following an undisclosed injury to Darrion Caldwell, budding superstar Leandro “Pitbull” Higo (17-2) will now challenge current champion Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas (19-4) in a bantamweight world title fight at Bellator 177: Dantas vs. Higo inside the Budapest Sports Arena on April 14.

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Veteran UFC Employee James Kimball to Lead New Performance Institute Operations Team

UFC® today announced the appointment of James Kimball as Vice President, Operations of its new 30,000 square foot Performance Institute currently being built in Las Vegas. Kimball, a six-year veteran of the world’s premier professional mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, will lead a team of experts in the planning, strategy and day-to-day operation of the [&hellip

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Inaugural Bellator MMA Women’s Featherweight World Title on the Line March 3

Two of the best women’s featherweights in the world, Marloes Coenen (23-7) and Julia Budd (9-2), will meet on March 3 to determine the undisputed 145-pound champion inside WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, OK. “Bellator 174: Coenen vs. Budd” will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream [&hellip

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UFC 205: “Alvarez vs. McGregor” Fight Picks

Welcome fight fans, to my picks and predictions for UFC 205. “Alvarez vs. McGregor” will air Saturday evening via UFC Fight Pass (early prelims), FOX Sports 1 (prelims) and Pay-Per-View (main card). The card’s action will be headlined by lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez defending his title against divisional freelancer Conor McGregor. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.

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Kevin “Baby Slice” Ferguson Set to Make Bellator Debut Against Aaron Hamilton

One week ahead of “Bellator 165: Chandler vs. Henderson” at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., Bellator MMA is pleased to announce the highly anticipated professional mixed martial arts debut of Kevin “Baby Slice” Ferguson Jr. will come against Aaron Hamilton in a welterweight bout during the preliminary portion of the card on Nov. 19.

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UFC Fight Night 98: “Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson” Fight Results

Tony Ferguson defeats Rafael dos Anjos by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47)
Diego Sanchez defeats Marcin Held by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Ricardo Lamas defeats Charles Oliveira by submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2 @ 2:13
Martin Bravo defeats Claudio Puelles by TKO (punches) – Round 2 @ 1:55
Beneil Dariush defeats Rashid Magomedov by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Alexa Grasso defeats Heather Jo Clark by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

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UFC Fight Night 98: “Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson” Fight Picks

Welcome fight fans, to my picks and predictions for UFC Fight Night 98. “Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson” will air Saturday evening via UFC Fight Pass (early prelims) and FOX Sports 1 (prelims, main card). The card’s action will be headlined by a former champ in Dos Anjos facing a man with the longest win streak in the division. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.

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