Category: Bellator

Bellator’s unpredictable night shows difficulty of building stars

by Mike Chiappetta@MikeChiappetta  Dave Mandel-USA TODAY Sports UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Despite losing a pair of fights during the leadup to Bellator 185, promoter Scott Coker and matchmaker Rich Chou still put the organization in a position to set up something for the future. Gegard Mousasi was coming to town, Heather Hardy was riding a burst of momentum, and debuting […]

Heather Hardy confronted at Bellator 185 weigh-ins by former opponent

by Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi   A former opponent of Heather Hardy was escorted away from the stage area at Bellator 186. Bellator MMA Heather Hardy all but faced off with two opponents Thursday at Bellator 185 weigh-ins. As Hardy stepped off the scale for the traditional staredown with Kristina Williams, her Bellator opponent Friday at Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun, […]