Expanding on their successful initial run on Spike TV, Bellator MMA will switch from 8-man to 4-man tournaments for the upcoming "Summer Series 2013" season, which will also feature the return of prized light-heavyweight "King Mo."
After watching every event from Bellator's inaugural season on Spike TV, it was obvious the move was a win for the players involved. Yet, there's also more work to be done. Here's a look at what worked, what didn't and what's ahead.
UFC on FUEL TV 9 "Prelims" predictions, preview of top three (of seven) under card fights on Facebook on April 6, 2013: Adlan Amagov-Chris Spang, Adam Cella-Tor Troeng and
Michael Johnson-Reza Madadi at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.
Ratings for The Ultimate Fighter reality show, even with an appearance by Ronda Rousey, declined 16 percent from the previous week. Bellator also dropped from last week, even with two tournament finals.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger has a complete recap of last night's Bellator 94 event which featured two season eight tournament finals in the lightweight and light heavyweight divisions. How did each number one contender earn their shot? Check inside
MMAmania.com will deliver the latest Bellator 94 results updates tonight (March 28, 2013) with LIVE blog coverage of "Newton vs Zayats," as well as an online live video stream of Spike TV's event from the USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Florida.
MMAmania will have the complete Bellator 94 weigh-in results live tonight as they happen. Bellator 94 features a season eight lightweight and light heavyweight tournament final. Get all the results inside at 5 p.m. ET.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger speaks with Bellator light heavweight finalist Emanuel Newton about his win over King Mo, potentially avenging a loss with the title on the line and why he believes he has a better spinning backfist than upcoming opponent.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Thursday night's Bellator 94 event, which features two season eight tournament finals in the lightweight and light heavyweight divisions. Check it who he thinks will win and why inside.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Thursday night's Bellator 93 event, which features a season seven lightweight tournament final between Dave Jansen and Marcin Held as well as the Bellator debut of Marcus Davis. Check it out inside.