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LowKick MMA covering Bellator News since 2008.

Since launching in 2008 Bellator is an American based MMA promotion second only to UFC, LowKickMMA strive to bring you the latest Bellator news, interviews and results. The organization was initially known for its season-long tournament-style events. The purpose of the initial tournaments was to crown a champion with further tournaments being to determine the top contenders within the division for the champion to face.

After bouncing between multiple different networks, Bellator would find their home at the Paramount Network (formerly known as Spike TV).  After moving to Spike TV, Bellator would welcome former Strikeforce president Scott Coker to the promotion replacing former president Bjorn Rebney.

Strikeforce was an American MMA and kickboxing promotion founded in 2006. The promotion would eventually see themselves acquired by Zuffa (Parent company to the UFC) inevitably being dissolved with top fighters being signed to the UFC.

Bringing Coker onboard would benefit Bellator greatly as the veteran was able to bring many big names to the organization. Bringing well-known fighters into the organization would not only draw fans for the company but also shine a spotlight on the up and coming talent within the roster.

Bellator has since been able to acquire some of the biggest up and coming talent in MMA such as Dillon Danis and Michael Venom Page.

LowKickMMA provides coverage of all Bellator news and results in one place. Providing the latest Bellator news as well as exclusive features, it is our mission to ensure we provide entertaining informing content to our readers.

Bellator 171 Results: Chidi Njokuani Earns Decision Victory Over Melvin Guillard

It's once again fight day here at LowKickMMA, and the talent on display tonight (Friday, January 27th, 2017) will come in the form of...

Bellator 171 Weigh-In Results

Bellator officials held the weigh-ins for Bellator 171 on Thursday and you can watch them here: Bellator 171 takes place on January 27, 2017 at...

John McCarthy Shuts Down Ortiz vs. Sonnen Fix Accusers

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Bellator 170 Medical Suspensions: Brennan Ward Out Indefinitely

With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle at Bellator 170, it’s their time to faces those...

Bellator 170 Delivers Huge Viewership Numbers

Bellator 170 was expected to do big viewership numbers, and it did just that. The event, which was headlined by former UFC Light Heavyweight...

Tito Ortiz Held Choke After Tap Because He “Felt Like An Animal”

MMA legend Tito Ortiz ended his storied career in style by submitting Chael Sonnen in the main event (watch highlights here) of last night's...

Chael Sonnen Says He Was ‘Deer In Headlights’ At Bellator 170

After three years out of the cage, former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen made his return last night (Jan. 21, 2016) in the main...

Bellator 170 Post-Fight Press Conference

Tonight’s (Saturday, January 21st, 2017) Bellator 170 event is in the books from The Forum in Inglewood, California. Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz...

Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen Full Fight Video Highlights

Reportedly fighting in his final MMA fight, legendary former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz went out on top by beating rival Chael Sonnen...

Bellator 170 Results: Tito Ortiz Submits Chael Sonnen

It's once again fight day here at LowKickMMA, and the talent on display tonight (Saturday, January 21st) will come in the form of Bellator...