Bellator Re-Signs Champions Douglas Lima and Ilima-Lei Macfarlane to Multi-Year, Multi-Fight Contract Extensions

LOS ANGELES – Bellator is proud to announce that welterweight champion Douglas Lima (32-7) and flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (11-0) will continue to compete inside the Bellator cage after signing exclusive multi-year, multi-fight extensions to remain with the ViacomCBS-owned promotion. “Both Douglas Lima and Ilima-Lei Macfarlane continue to prove they are two of the most…

Bellator Middleweight Champion Rafael Lovato Jr. Relinquishes Title Due to Ongoing Medical Issues

LOS ANGELES – Following the medical complications that were publicly disclosed by Rafael Lovato Jr. (10-0) late last month, the Bellator middleweight champion has decided to relinquish his 185-lb world title. The unbeaten Lovato Jr. defeated former champ Gegard Mousasi to win the title at Bellator 223 in London on June 22, 2019. “My journey…

PETROSYANMANIA Results: Giogio Petrosyan Successfully Defends His ISKA World Title

ISKA Italy PETROSYANMANIA Results Milan, Italy 1st February 2020 PETROSYANMANIA Gold Edition was staged the Allianz Cloud Arena, Milan. The ONE Million Dollar Kickboxer Giorgio Petrosyan (Italy) successfully defended his ISKA World Super-welter 70kg title defeating Gaetan Dambo (France) by unanimous decision. Reda Ougdou (France) captured the ISKA World Light-cruiserweight title 85kg defeating Alexandru Negrea…

Bellator Double Champ Ryan Bader Defends Light Heavyweight Title Against Vadim Nemkov on May 9 in San Jose – Live on Paramount Network

LOS ANGELES – On Saturday, May 9, SAP Center at San Jose will host Bellator with an event headlined by a light heavyweight world championship bout featuring two-division Bellator champion Ryan Bader (27-5, 1 NC) defending his 205-pound title against Russia’s Vadim Nemkov (11-2). Bellator San Jose: Bader vs. Nemkov airs on Paramount Network and…

Full Fight Card and Broadcast Details for this Saturday’s Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg at the Forum in Inglewood — Live on DAZN

LOS ANGELES – The full slate of bouts for Bellator’s 2020 debut at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif. is official with a stacked six-fight main card headlined by reigning champ Julia Budd (13-2) defending her world featherweight title against the debuting Cris “Cyborg” (21-2, 1 NC). Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg will stream live…

Bellator Brings Featherweight World Grand Prix to Mohegan Sun Arena on March 13

FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD GRAND PRIX QUARTERFINALS CONTINUE AS DANIEL WEICHEL MEETS EMMANUEL SANCHEZ IN THE CO-MAIN EVENT Tickets on sale next Friday, January 17 LOS ANGELES – On Friday, March 13, Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. will host Bellator 241, an event featuring TWO quarterfinal matchups of the Featherweight World Grand Prix. In the main…

ISKA Sanctioned a Record 105 World, Intercontinental and Continental Title Bouts in 2019

In 2019 ISKA sanctioned 105 single match title bouts for World, Intercontinental and Continental Championships featuring fighters from 41 different countries. These results do not include Inter-Regional/International, National, State or Regional titles of which the ISKA sanction over 1000 Worldwide annually. More than 70% of ISKA title bouts staged in 2019 were televised on cable,…

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Retains Flyweight Title, A.J. McKee Advances in Featherweight World Grand Prix at Bellator 236

Bellator 236: Macfarlane vs. Jackson Main Card Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (11-0) defeated Kate Jackson (11-4-1) via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-44, 50-44) A.J. McKee (16-0) defeated Derek Campos (20-9) via submission (arm-triangle) at 1:08 of round three Jason Jackson (11-4) defeated Kiichi Kunimoto (20-9-2, 1 NC) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Julianna Velasquez (10-0) defeated Bruna…

Liz Carmouche is the Newest Member of Bellator’s Flyweight Division

BELLATOR SIGNS LIZ CARMOUCHE TO EXCLUSIVE MULTI-YEAR, MULTI-FIGHT CONTRACT HONOLULU – On the same night as Bellator and the USO Present: Salute the Troops, Bellator is proud to announce the signing of United States Marine Corps veteran and established flyweight competitor Liz Carmouche (13-7) to an exclusive multi-year, multi-fight contract. Carmouche joins Bellator’s women’s flyweight…