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  1. Bellator's new deal with MTV2

    Jake Rossen

    There is no eclipsing the UFC brand. No chance at all. Too much brand power, too much broadcast content, too many top fighters and too much of a lead on international expansion. Most attempts to compete will wind up looking like the XFL. At least tha...

    Blog | December 21, 2010
  2. Bellator's new deal with MTV2 has possibilities

    Jake Rossen

    There is no eclipsing the UFC brand. No chance at all. Too much brand power, too much broadcast content, too many top fighters and too much of a lead on international expansion. Most attempts to compete will wind up looking like the XFL. At least tha...

    Blog | Conversation | December 21, 2010
  3. The consolidation of MMA

    Jake Rossen

    Like it or don't, but it might not be long before the UFC becomes as synonymous with MMA as the NFL is with football. Not in the Kleenex sense, in which one brand is confused with the many generics, but in a one-ring-to-rule-them-all scenario, Frodo-...

    Blog | Conversation | November 09, 2010
  4. Strikeforce versus Bellator

    Jake Rossen

    "Sleep on it" is some of the best advice you could ever give or get. Something that seems like a good idea early in the day will often become suspect with the benefit of a little hindsight. (If you happen to be Tito Ortiz, take a week.)Bellator CEO B...

    Blog | October 31, 2010
  5. Strikeforce versus Bellator

    Jake Rossen

    "Sleep on it" is some of the best advice you could ever give or get. Something that seems like a good idea early in the day will often become suspect with the benefit of a little hindsight. (If you happen to be Tito Ortiz, take a week.) Bellator CEO...

    Blog | Conversation | October 31, 2010
  6. Strikeforce's co-promotional woes

    Jake Rossen

    The concept of "co-promotion" remains the biggest pipe dream in prizefighting. (Even though it happened years too late, I remain amazed HBO and Showtime got together to promote the Mike Tyson-Lennox Lewis bout in 2002; it was the equivalent of Coke s...

    Blog | Conversation | October 27, 2010
  7. Alvarez earns belt, but unlikely to face Cavalcante

    Jake Rossen

    Sherdog.comEddie Alvarez has better things to do than ponder a JZ Cavalcante fight, like polish his title belt.Bellator wrapped its first season Friday by awarding title belts to lightweight Eddie Alvarez -- who defeated an outmatched Toby Imada -- a...

    Blog | June 23, 2009
  8. Eddie Alvarez earns belt, but unlikely to face JZ Cavalcante

    Jake Rossen

    Bellator wrapped its first season Friday by awarding title belts to lightweight Eddie Alvarez -- who defeated an outmatched Toby Imada -- and middleweight judo animal Hector Lombard, who used Jared Hess' head as a percussion instrument. Lombard is qu...

    Blog | Conversation | June 23, 2009
  9. Cavalcante-Alvarez slated for Dream 11

    Jake Rossen

    If it's not the best possible lightweight matchup outside of the UFC, it's pretty close: MMANews reports that J.Z. Cavalcante and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will meet at Dream 11 on Sept. 23.Both men have lost to Dream star...

    Blog | June 21, 2009
  10. J.Z. Cavalcante-Eddie Alvarez slated for Dream 11

    Jake Rossen

    If it's not the best possible lightweight matchup outside of the UFC, it's pretty close: MMANews reports that J.Z. Cavalcante and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will meet at Dream 11 on Sept. 23. Both men have lost to Dream star Shinya ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 21, 2009
  11. Friday night fights: Strikeforce, Bellator

    Jake Rossen

    "Big fight weekend" is quickly becoming an exhausted phrase: lately, all weekends have been fitting the description. (There will be five UFC events this summer; in 1998, there were three in total. So, yes: We're spoiled.)Live from the Hard Rock ...

    Blog | June 19, 2009
  12. Friday night fights: Strikeforce, Bellator

    Jake Rossen

    "Big fight weekend" is quickly becoming an exhausted phrase: lately, all weekends have been fitting the description. (There will be five UFC events this summer; in 1998, there were three in total. So, yes: We're spoiled.) Live from the Hard Rock in ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 19, 2009
  13. Bellator XI: Knee sting

    Jake Rossen

    Not a week goes by without ESPN Deportes' Bellator Fighting Championships spinning off footage worth multiple viewings: Friday's event hosted a flying knee, courtesy of Nick Pace, that should affect Collin Tebo's orthodontic future for...

    Blog | June 15, 2009
  14. Bellator XI: Knee sting

    Jake Rossen

    Not a week goes by without ESPN Deportes' Bellator Fighting Championships spinning off footage worth multiple viewings: Friday's event hosted a flying knee, courtesy of Nick Pace, that should affect Collin Tebo's orthodontic future for years to come....

    Blog | Conversation | June 15, 2009
  15. Kneed-full things at Bellator IX

    Jake Rossen

    Another show, another highlight KO. Bellator IX went down in Louisiana on Friday, with Cuban Judoka Hector Lombard and Jared Hess advancing to the middleweight final later this month. Both scored TKO victories, but it was Chad Leonhardt who scored th...

    Blog | June 01, 2009
  16. Kneed-full things at Bellator IX

    Jake Rossen

    Another show, another highlight KO. Bellator IX went down in Louisiana on Friday, with Cuban Judoka Hector Lombard and Jared Hess advancing to the middleweight final later this month. Both scored TKO victories, but it was Chad Leonhardt who scored th...

    Blog | Conversation | June 01, 2009