Tag Archives: news

Ryan Bader to make first Bellator heavyweight title defense against Cheick Kongo

Two-division champion Ryan Bader (27-5) will make the first defense of his Bellator heavyweight world title against French-born slugger Cheick Kongo (30-10-2) when Bellator returns to SAP Center at San Jose on Saturday, September 7. In addition, Bellator will officially launch its Featherweight World Grand Prix featuring 16 of the best 145-pound fighters in MMA, with the entire grand prix ...

Read More »

Undefeated Nainoa Dung trying to get a knockout at Bellator 224

Since turning pro last August, things have gone just about as well as lightweight prospect Nainoa Dung could have planned. In two bouts, Dung has picked up two finishes, and in the process secured a contract with one of MMA’s biggest promotions. “My 2018 went just as planned,” Dung told MMAWeekly.com. “I made my pro debut (in August and won). ...

Read More »

Roy Lucier talks about his efforts to preserve wrestling history

In the digital age, few individual people have done as much to try to preserve classic wrestling’s video history as Roy Lucier. For the last several years, Lucier has diligently uploaded individual matches and entire shows spanning decades of wrestling history worldwide to sites like YouTube. Among the various styles of wrestling history that Lucier has worked to preserve is ...

Read More »