Bellator drawing a crowd? With the end of June nearing, the shadow being cast on the UFC by its now only sports brand sponsor, Reebok is definite. MMA fans across the world, unless living under a boulder, will have heard about UFC fighters having a rough deal in terms of sponsorship pay-outs and fight purses.
Alexander Volkov vs Cheick Kongo June 26th sees Russian former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov vs Cheick Kongo. The 6’7 heavy hitting Volkov, also known as Drago, is set to bring a powerful striking game to title hungry Cheick Kongo. With the weigh-in complete, Volkov weighing in at a lean 242.2 pounds and Kongo at 238.6,
Venum Fighter Gilbert Melendez will face Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188. Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez have been top of their own lightweight divisions for a while now. Alvarez wearing Bellator’s 155lb crown whilst Melendez flying Strikeforce’s flag. As with many top flight athletes, if you are good enough at what you do – you are