In the opening of Bellator's Summer Series at Bellator 96, Muhammed Lawal viciously stopped Seth Petruzell in the first round while long-time MMA veteran Renato 'Babalu' Sobral retired after a third-round stoppage loss to Jacob Noe.
Dallas Winston previews tonight's Bellator 96 event, the first of the 2013 Summer Series, which features the return of King Mo and the opening rounds of the Light-Heavyweight and Heavyweight Tournaments.
Can Lawal get back on track after being derailed during season 8? After two years in prison, what does Koppenhaver really have to offer? I answer these questions and more with my predictions for Bellator 96.
MMAmania.com will deliver the latest Bellator 96 results updates tonight (June 19, 2013) with LIVE blog coverage of "Lawal vs Petruzelli," as well as an online live video stream of Spike TV's event from Winstar Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma.
MMAmania.com will be your home for the Bellator 96 weigh-in results live as they happen. Bellator 96 features the Summer Series light heavyweight and heavyweight semifinals as well as the debut of War Machine.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a look at Thursday night's Bellator 91 event which features a light heavyweight title fight between champion Christian M'Pumbu and challenger Atilla Vegh. Who do you we think will win? Find out inside.
Bellator closed out their season last weekend as Alexander Volkov claimed their Heavyweight title at Bellator 84. With that, they also close the door on MTV2, and set their eyes firmly ahead to the future and Spike TV.
The last major weekend of televised fights saw the UFC on Saturday and Bellator on Friday handily beat their averages. A second UFC event on Friday did the lowest number for a live fight card since the FX move.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger speaks with newly crowned Bellator Heavyweight Champion Alexander Volkov about how it feels to be a champion, the adjustments he made to win the final four rounds against Hale and how he plans to spend that $100,000
Bellator 84 again had its issues, like the lightweight final being cancelled at the last minute due to Marcin Held's age, but the heavyweight title fight went off without a hitch. Get all the details on both events inside.