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PHOTOS: BELLATOR 239 CEREMONIAL WEIGH-INS

Check out these photos from the Bellator 239 ceremonial weigh-ins at WinStar World Casino Resort in Thackerville, Okla.

Bellator 239 weigh-in video highlights, photos with potential welterweight barnburner in Oklahoma

BELLATOR 239 WEIGH-IN VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS, PHOTOS WITH POTENTIAL WELTERWEIGHT BARNBURNER IN OKLAHOMA

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - For the first time in 2020, Bellator sets up shop this week in Oklahoma. Bellator 239 takes place Friday at WinStar...

 
 
 
Michael Chiesa knew pre-fight of Diego Sanchez's deadly submission: 'I immediately started laughing'

MICHAEL CHIESA KNEW PRE-FIGHT OF DIEGO SANCHEZ'S DEADLY SUBMISSION: 'I IMMEDIATELY STARTED LAUGHING'

That potentially deadly move Diego Sanchez 's coach warned about backstage at UFC 239? Michael Chiesa caught wind of it before the...

UFC 249: Islam Makhachev takes a more humorous approach in callout of Al Iaquinta

UFC 249: ISLAM MAKHACHEV TAKES A MORE HUMOROUS APPROACH IN CALLOUT OF AL IAQUINTA

Islam Makhachev has now diverted his attention to Al Iaquinta . Makhachev was in UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's corner...

 
 
 
Colby Covington on why he didn't wrestle Kamaru Usman at UFC 245: 'I was beating him up so easily standing'

COLBY COVINGTON ON WHY HE DIDN'T WRESTLE KAMARU USMAN AT UFC 245: 'I WAS BEATING HIM UP SO EASILY STANDING'

The fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington turned out to be a classic, but it didn't play out the way most expected it to. UFC...

Bellator 239 predictions: Three unanimous picks, one contentious fight in Oklahoma

BELLATOR 239 PREDICTIONS: THREE UNANIMOUS PICKS, ONE CONTENTIOUS FIGHT IN OKLAHOMA

Ruth vs. Amosov Girtz vs. Jury Fortune vs. Johnson Ayala vs. Moldavsky MMA Junkie readers' consensus picks 2020: 16-10 Ruth Jury Fortune Moldavsky Danny...

 
 
 

JAVIER MENDEZ ON CONOR MCGREGOR AS BACKUP FOR UFC 249: 'LET'S NOT BE NAIVE AND THINK THAT WE'RE IN CONTROL'

Khabib Nurmagomedov has reiterated that he's not interested in a rematch with Conor McGregor , but his head coach thinks it's not entirely...

Bellator 239: Cris Lencioni disappointed 'boring' Salim Mukhidinov won't trash talk

BELLATOR 239: CRIS LENCIONI DISAPPOINTED 'BORING' SALIM MUKHIDINOV WON'T TRASH TALK

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - Cris Lencioni is just happy to be back. Friday night at Bellator 239, Lencioni will partake in his first MMA...

 
 
 

COLBY COVINGTON SEES KAMARU USMAN EXPOSING 'JOURNEYMAN' JORGE MASVIDAL IF THEY FIGHT

Colby Covington is very familiar with both Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal . With the UFC's plan of booking Usman to defend his welterweight...

Bellator 239's Timothy Johnson sees Tyrell Fortune as stepping stone to snap losing streak

BELLATOR 239'S TIMOTHY JOHNSON SEES TYRELL FORTUNE AS STEPPING STONE TO SNAP LOSING STREAK

THACKERVILLE, OKLA. - Timothy Johnson plans on taking his Bellator career in a different direction. The veteran heavyweight seeks to...

 
 
 

JOSHUA FABIA WARNED NAC PRIOR TO UFC 239 THAT DIEGO SANCHEZ MIGHT KILL MICHAEL CHIESA

While Joshua Fabia has been front and center in the MMA world since last weekend's UFC Rio Rancho event, the School of Self-Awareness...

4 BURNING QUESTIONS HEADING INTO BELLATOR 239

The Bellator cage returns to the familiar surroundings of the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Okla., on Friday for...

 
 
 
Bellator Europe 8: Bellator returns to London with James Gallagher vs. Cal Ellenor set to headline

BELLATOR EUROPE 8: BELLATOR RETURNS TO LONDON WITH JAMES GALLAGHER VS. CAL ELLENOR SET TO HEADLINE

The Bellator cage is all set to return to London, with a twice-scrapped bantamweight battle scheduled for its main event. Irish bantamweight...

UFC free fight video: Conor McGregor finishes Donald Cerrone in emphatic return at UFC 246

UFC FREE FIGHT VIDEO: CONOR MCGREGOR FINISHES DONALD CERRONE IN EMPHATIC RETURN AT UFC 246

It took Conor McGregor only 40 seconds to announce his return with authority. MMA's biggest star, McGregor returned after a year-long...

 
 
 
Bellator 239: Brandon Girtz says he specifically asked for 'great matchup' Myles Jury

BELLATOR 239: BRANDON GIRTZ SAYS HE SPECIFICALLY ASKED FOR 'GREAT MATCHUP' MYLES JURY

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - Ask and you shall receive. Friday night, Brandon Girtz will fight Myles Jury in the co-main event of Bellator...

Ed Ruth: Champ Douglas Lima fighting for second Bellator belt is good for welterweights

ED RUTH: CHAMP DOUGLAS LIMA FIGHTING FOR SECOND BELLATOR BELT IS GOOD FOR WELTERWEIGHTS

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - The Bellator welterweight title picture is on hold for the time being. However, one of the top contenders in...

 
 
 
Bellator 239's Tyrell Fortune: 'I am the best heavyweight in the world at this time'

BELLATOR 239'S TYRELL FORTUNE: 'I AM THE BEST HEAVYWEIGHT IN THE WORLD AT THIS TIME'

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - Tyrell Fortune is beaming with confidence going into Bellator 239. Fortune , an undefeated heavyweight prospect,...

VIDEO: PAUL FELDER, DAN HOOKER HAVE TENSE UFC ON ESPN+ 26 MEDIA DAY FACEOFF

UFC on ESPN+ 26 fight week is in full swing, and that means faceoffs at media day. It wasn't quite the level of their staredown during...

 
 
 

BELLATOR 239: DENISE KIELHOLTZ PREDICTS SHE'LL BEAT TWO MORE CONTENDERS, THEN ILIMA-LEI MACFARLANE

THACKERVILLE, Okla. - With a victory Friday, flyweight Denise Kielholtz thinks she'll be within an arm's reach of Bellator gold. A...

DUSTIN POIRIER THINKS JUSTIN GAETHJE HAS BEST CHANCE TO BEAT KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV

Dustin Poirier thinks if there's one man at the moment with a chance to dethrone Khabib Nurmagomedov , it's Justin Gaethje . Poirier...

 
 
 



New rendering released for unidentified girl found in barrel in decades-old...

New rendering released for unidentified girl found in barrel in decades-old homicide

Authorities released a new rendering for an unidentified girl found dead in a barrel in New Hampshire in 2000. Read more ...

VIDEO: Fuel tanker overturns, sparking massive fire on Indiana highway

VIDEO: Fuel tanker overturns, sparking massive fire on Indiana highway

A semi tanker carrying fuel overturned in Indiana, sparking a massive fire that briefly engulfed an interstate highway. Read more ...

Roger Stone sentenced in case that rocked Justice Department

Roger Stone sentenced in case that rocked Justice Department

Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, was sentenced Thursday on his convictions for witness tampering and lying to Congress. Read more ...

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

Chicken and donut lovers rejoice! Read more ...

California 2020 Presidential Primary: Placer County election results

California 2020 Presidential Primary: Placer County election results

As California votes in the March 3 presidential primary election, get ongoing coverage and election vote results as returns come in from the polls. First results are expected... Read more ...

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

This marks the second time these water bottles were recalled and includes the replacement lids that were provided in the first recall. Read more ...

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

An Ohio inmate was caught on camera as surveillance video captured a woman's attempt to escape from a jail waiting room. Read more ...

Victoria's Secret rival cheers the sale of the iconic lingerie brand as a...

Victoria's Secret rival cheers the sale of the iconic lingerie brand as a 'positive'

Victoria's Secret's parent company announced Thursday that it is selling a majority stake in the brand and taking the company private. Almost immediately after, the co-CEO of... Read more ...

NFL free agent Greg Robinson arrested for allegedly possessing 157 pounds of...

NFL free agent Greg Robinson arrested for allegedly possessing 157 pounds of marijuana

NFL offensive tackle Greg Robinson remained in a West Texas jail without bond Wednesday after federal agents said they found 157 pounds of marijuana in a rented vehicle in... Read more ...

Warren Buffett is now the longest-tenured CEO in the S&P 500 following Les...

Warren Buffett is now the longest-tenured CEO in the S&P 500 following Les Wexner's exit from L Brands

On Thursday, Les Wexner, the longtime CEO and founder of Victoria's Secret parent company L Brands, announced he will step down . Wexner was the longest-tenured CEO in the S&P... Read more ...