Main event of Bellator London, Michael "Venom" Page vs Gianni Melillo was stopped in first round after Page landed a devastating right hand. Melillo fell down, clearly out, and Page made another walk out KO.
One of the most exciting female fighter today, and a living legend of a female MMA, Cris Cyborg signed with Bellator. This news was announced by Bellator president Scot Cocker and later on confirmed by Cris as well.
Paul Daley defeated Erick Silva at Bellator London – Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr. via decision. It was a great stand-up fight where Daley displayed his superior striking skills. Here you can watch full 3rd round video and couple of highlight of the fight.
Bellator London - Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr. is over and here are the quick results.
After a draw decision against John Fitch, Rory MacDonald said in post fight interview that God spoke to him in that cage. He also said that he is not sure any more does he have that drive to heart people in the cage.
Ryan Bader KO Fedor Emilianenko in just 35 seconds! Literally first punch throwed in a match was a Bader's left hook which landed on top of Fedor's chin and he went down. Bader jumped on him throw couple more punches, but he was already out and referee stopped the fight in just 35 seconds.
Ricky Bandejas had a great performance against Conor McGregor teammate James Gallagher. Gallagher just came back to cage after a being away for more than a year against newcomer Ricky Bandejas.
Lyoto Machida moves to Bellator. This news has been confirmed by Lyoto himself and Bellator s well. Last night Machida posted video on his instagram profile sharing where he explained why he moved to Bellator.
Bellator 199 payrolls are published, highest payed fighters were Bader, King Mo and a Cheick Kongo. All 3 of them cached $150 000 each.
Ryan Bader KO King Mo in first 15 seconds of the fight. This fight was the last fight of quarter-finalsd of the Bellator Heavyweight tournament, and next opponent for Bader will be Matt Mitrione.