Not much. Both are the biggest MMA leagues in the U.S. (and the world), both feature top-tier talent, both draw large audiences, and both employ similar rulesets — even if the UFC commands the larger market share of the two. The UFC did put MMA on the map, after all, and has a 15-year head-start …
Fight History – Pro Result Fighter Event loss Patricio Freire Bellator 221 – Chandler vs. Pitbull May / 11 / 2019 win Brent Primus Bellator 212 – Primus vs. Chandler 2 Dec / 14 / 2018 win Brandon Girtz Bellator 197 – Chandler vs. Girtz Apr / 13 / 2018 win Goiti Yamauchi Bellator 192 …
“It’s as dangerous for me to have a toothpick in your mouth as it is to have a 200-pound man punch me in the face hard, or try to kick me in the face. I’m more worried about that, to be honest.”Feb 16, 2015
Benson Henderson currently competes in Bellator, where he hasn’t yet won a title but is on a four-fight winning streak.Jun 3, 2021
The channels you’ll need to watch UFC and Bellator MMA UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) events can be seen on ESPN via cable, satellite, and livestreaming TV and ESPN+ (streaming only). DAZN, a popular streaming sports subscription app, also runs live Bellator fights.Oct 7, 2020
Double Champion As a first-round bout of the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix tournament, Freire defended his Featherweight Championship against Juan Archuleta at Bellator 228 on September 28, 2019. He won the fight by unanimous decision.
Ryan Bader Ryan Bader dominates Lyoto Machida by decision in Bellator 256 main event.Apr 10, 2021
Machida won the fight via unanimous decision after five rounds, also earning his second Fight of the Night bonus award. Machida was then expected to get a title shot against the winner of the UFC 173 fight between UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort.
The Bellator 242: Bandejas vs. Pettis card is available on Paramount Network and DAZN in the United States. It is also available on DAZN in Canada, Germany and Austria.Jul 24, 2020
Cheick Kongo Cheick Kongo won the Bellator 265 main event on Friday night in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, coming back from a difficult first round to turn the tables and submit heavyweight Sergei Kharitonov with just one second remaining in Round 2.
MMA fans can watch Bellator 264: Mousasi vs. Salter live on Showtime in the United States. You can also live stream it via Showtime’s app or website.Aug 12, 2021
Showtime MMA fans can watch the Bellator 265: Kongo vs. Kharitonov main card live on Showtime in the United States. It can also be live streamed via Showtime’s app or website.Aug 19, 2021
The difference between UFC and Bellator is in the roster of fighters competing in each of the two promotions. Both UFC and Bellator are MMA promotions, but they have different fighters signed. UFC is the best MMA promotion, while Bellator is the second.
UFC on Fox results: Ben Henderson defeats Clay Guida by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) Ben Henderson is a former two-time NAIA collegiate wrestling champion who transitioned into MMA where he became a WEC lightweight champion by dethroning Jamie Varner.
AJ McKee’s ascent to the top of the Bellator food chain was completed on Saturday night when the 26-year-old scored a submission victory over Patricio Pitbull in the main event of Bellator 263 to win the featherweight championship.Aug 1, 2021
Phil Davis Bellator 245 results: Phil Davis defeats Lyoto Machida in rematch to likely earn shot at regaining title.Sep 12, 2020
UFC veteran Sergio Pettis (20-5) improved to 2-0 inside the Bellator cage on Friday after scoring a victory by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) over Ricky Bandejas in the main event of Bellator 242.Jul 25, 2020
Henderson 2 TV channel, live stream: How to watch Bellator 243. The Bellator 243: Chandler vs. Henderson card is available on Paramount Network and DAZN in the United States.Aug 7, 2020
Michael Chandler closed out his Bellator contract with a second, more emphatic win over Benson Henderson in the headliner of Bellator 243.Aug 8, 2020