BELLATOR MMA ADDS MELVIN MANHOEF, OLIVER ENKAMP AND TERRY BRAZIER TO HISTORIC PARIS EVENT ON OCT. 10
Two exciting marquee bouts have joined Bellator Paris on Saturday, October 10 from Accor Arena in Paris, with the addition of a light heavyweight contest featuring combat sports legend Melvin Manhoef (32-14-1, 2 NC) facing Cameroon's Simon Biyong (7-1) and a welterweight matchup pitting Sweden's Oliver Enkamp (9-2) against France's Emmanuel Dawa (9-3).
POVETKIN VS. WHYTE 2 IS CONFIRMED & MATCHROOM FALL SCHEDULE
Following the completion of Fight Camp, Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing are pleased to confirm details of their upcoming Autumn schedule that includes the highly-anticipated rematch between Dillian Whyte and Alexander Povetkin, as well as the return of Joshua Buatsi and Lewis Ritson as they work towards World Title shots in their respective weight divisions.
Juan Carlos Abreu vs. Undefeated Welterweight Jaron “Boots” Ennis
Upset-minded veteran Juan "Merengue" Carlos Abreu has vowed to use his experience advantage against boxing's newest boogeyman, Jaron "Boots" Ennis (25-0, 23 KOs), who has knocked out his last 15 opponents in a row, this Saturday night (Sept. 19th) on SHOWTIME live from a "closed" Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Boom Boom Alan Minter, Pride of Britain, World Middleweight Champion Dies at Age 69
Former World Middleweight champion Alan "Boom Boom" Minter, the Pride of Great Britain, who scrapped his way through a hard-fought career to win the world middleweight championship, but who lost it in his second defense, died at age 69 on Wednesday, August 10, 2020.
Mean Machine-Zewski and Marriaga-Gonzalez ESPN Plus Weigh-in Video & Presser Quotes
Three former world title challengers and a longtime contender met the media for a Zoom press conference Thursday afternoon ahead of their can't-miss doubleheader Saturday from the MGM Grand Conference Center (ESPN+, 7:30 p.m. ET ).
BELLATOR MMA AND CBS SPORTS NETWORK TEAM UP ON NEW TV PARTNERSHIP & WILL DEBUT CYBORG
Bellator MMA, a leading mixed martial arts promotion owned by ViacomCBS, and CBS Sports Network have announced an exciting new partnership that will see the organization's live events featured on the 24-hour home of CBS Sports beginning this fall.