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‎Bellator‏ / MMA Debut For Conor McGregor 's Teammate , Dillon Danis , is Set

One of Conor McGregor's teammates and coaches, Dillon Danis, has his MMA and Bellator debut set. Recently the promotion announced that the renowned grappler will have his first pro bout, April 28th, against Kyle Walker (2-4). The bout will be part of Bellator 198 in Rosemont, Illinois. Danis has a b


Grappling Ace , McGregor Training Partner Dillon Danis Finally Makes MMA Debut at ‎Bellator‏ 198

Outspoken Brazilian jiu-jitsu Dillon Danis finally has his mixed martial arts debut set when Bellator MMA returns to Chicagoland. A black belt under BJJ legend Marcelo Garcia, Danis has made a name for himself as one of the grappling world's outspoken and controversial competitors, the 24-year-old


‎Bellator‏ 200 Adds British Reality TV Star to Main Card Line-Up

Bellator is proud to announce that reality star turned MMA fighter Aaron Chalmers (3-0) will make his promotional debut on the main card of historic Bellator 200 against Ash Griffiths (4-5) at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on Friday, May 25. Fighting out of Newcastle, England, Chalmers steps insi


‎Bellator‏ 200 to Include ` Geordie Shore ' Star Aaron Chalmers

Bellator has announced that the promotion's upcoming, 200th event, will feature 'Geordie Shore' star, Aaron Chalmers. If you don't reside in England, and don't tend to watch MTV programming, then you're probably not familiar with 'Geordie Shore', which is (reportedly) the British version of 'Jersey


Aaron Chalmers next opponent confirmed as Geordie Shore star signs up to fight at ‎Bellator‏ 200 in London

Geordie Shore star Aaron Chalmers has taken another step towards UFC stardom by signing a deal with Bellator. Chalmers switched reality TV for MMA last year and has won each of his maiden three fights to earn a place on the high-profiled roster. The 30-year-old will fight for the first time on May 2


Adam Borics faces promotional newcomer Manuel Gaxhja in new ‎Bellator‏ 196 co-main event

After a series of late changes, Bellator 196's fight card has been set. Undefeated featherweight prospect Adam Borics will face promotional newcomer Manuel Gaxhja on April 6 in Budapest, Hungary in new co-main event of Bellator 196, promotion officials confirmed Tuesday. Borics was initially slated


‎Bellator‏ MMA featherweight James Gallagher has ann ...

Bellator MMA featherweight James Gallagher has announced via social media he's suffered an injury and will no longer headline Bellator 196 on April 6 in Budapest. Benson Henderson will now headline the event against Roger Huerta. The news was first reported by The MMA Hour. Bellator MMA featherweigh


‎Bellator‏ 196 Gets New Main Event with Benson Henderson vs. Roger Huerta

Roger Huerta will return to the Bellator cage for the first time since 2010 when he meets Benson Henderson in the new Bellator 196 headliner. The matchup came about after James Gallagher, who was scheduled to meet Adam Borics in the original Bellator 196 main event, was forced to withdraw from the


Dillon Danis Added To ‎Bellator‏ 198 Card

Bellator announced on Thursday that, Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Dillon Danis will be making the transition to MMA, and face off against Kyle Walker for Bellator 198 on April 28th. Danis, who coached Conor McGregor for his 2016 rematch against Nate Diaz, has won numerous world titles in BJJ, including t


‎Bellator‏ Signs British Reality TV Star For ‎Bellator‏ 200

BACKGRID A fighter from England's version of 'The Jersey Shore' will make his Bellator debut in the U.K. Bellator signed undefeated prospect Aaron Chalmers (3-0), best known for his role on MTV England's "The Geordie Shore," following a provisional release from his previous BAMMA contract. It was so


New ‎Bellator‏ 196 Main Event Features Former UFC Champ , Michael Bisping - Luke Rockhold , UFN 127

- This coming Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 127, former UFC champion Fabricio Werdum takes on former Bellator champion Alexander Volkov in the main event from London. The card streams live on UFC Fight Pass. In the video above, Jimmy Smith breaks down the key contest featuring Werdum, a Brazilia


Scott Coker Responds To Criticism Over ‎Bellator‏ Signing Mirko Cro Cop

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker is a bit surprised by the backlash over the Viacom owned promotion's latest fighter signing. It's been well documented that Mirko Cro Cop would be rematching Roy Nelson at the upcoming Bellator 200 event. Once the promotion made the announcement, it raised question


Coker defends ‎Bellator‏ pay structure

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker has been clear that he wants to go head to head with the UFC. Thus eyebrows raised all the higher when Bellator 192 salaries were released - 16 fighters had show money of $2,000 or less. By contrast, the minimum UFC purse is $10,000 to show and another $10,000 to w


Terry Brazier Targeting Lightweight BAMMA Gold Or A Spot On ‎Bellator‏ 200

Terry Brazier defeated Alex Lohore at BAMMA 34 last evening and unified the BAMMA welterweight titles. It was a close back and forth fight, but after 15-minutes, the judges cageside scored the bout for Brazier via a split decision. Speaking backstage after the bout, Brazier said he felt in control a


Scott Coker Reveals ‎Bellator‏ Are In Talks With BAMMA About Aaron Chalmers

Bellator 200 takes place in London on May 25 and a surprising name could be making his way onto the fight card, Aaron Chalmers. The ex-Geordie Shore star made his professional MMA debut last year and recorded three stoppage victories under the BAMMA promotional banner. Whilst his MMA career so far h


Former UFC , ‎Bellator‏ Fighter Marcin Held Finds New Home

Marcin Held, a former UFC and Bellator competitor, is headed to ACB. The promotion announced the signing of Held recently. Held (23-7) fought for the UFC back in October, snapping a three-fight losing skid with a win over Nasrat Haqparast. Back in 2015, he challenged Will Brooks for the Bellator lig

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MTV UK Reality Show Star Competing At ‎Bellator‏ 200

A catchweight division encounter is the latest addition to the Bellator 200 card as Aaron Chalmers is going to be in action against Ashley Griffiths. Chalmers (3-0-0) is a star of the MTV UK reality show Geordie Shore, which is like the MTV reality show Jersey Shore in the United States. Chalmers is


Dillon Danis finally gets opponent for ‎Bellator‏ 198 MMA debut

Earlier this month, we learned that Conor McGregor training partner Dillon Danis - the man who helped the Irishman sharpen his ground game in the lead-up his rematch with Nate Diaz - will make his Bellator debut at 198 on April 28. And now, he's got an opponent for that debut. Per a Thursday press r


UK celebrity Aaron Chalmers to fight at ‎Bellator‏ 200

Upcoming welterweight prospect Aaron Chalmers will fight Ashley Griffiths at Bellator 200. UK celebrity Aaaron Chalmer's has signed a deal with Bellator MMA and will make his promotional debut against fellow Brit Ashley Griffiths at Bellator 200 at the SSE Arena in London, England. MMA Fighting's Pe


Aaron Chalmers to compete at ‎Bellator‏ 200

instagram.com/aaroncgshore Reality TV star turned MMA fighter Aaron Chalmers will make his promotional debut at Bellator 200 on May 25 in London after being granted "a conditional one-fight release" from BAMMA. The Geordie Shore cast member revealed his opponent, Ashley Griffiths, on Wednesday morn