Former Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko scored a highlight-reel finish over Melvin Manhoef via a spinning back fist in the second round Friday in Fresno, California.
Former Bellator MMA middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko will meet Melvin Manhoef in the main event of Bellator 133 on Feb. 13.
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These are the middleweight power rankings.
Brett Okamoto hands out grades for Bellator 120 following wins by Quinton Jackson and Tito Ortiz.
When it came time to hold up to his part in terms of talking the talk and walking the walk, Quinton Jackson proved way out of Muhammed Lawal's league.
A non-title light heavyweight bout between Tito Ortiz and middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko has been added to a Bellator MMA pay-per-view on May 17.
Brett Okamoto, Mike Huang and UFC lightweight Erik Koch break down this week's hot topics.
Brennan Ward steamrolled through the Bellator middleweight tournament, but on Friday champion Alexander "Storm" Shlemenko rained on his parade, finishing him in Round 2 to retain his title.
Alexander Shlemenko used a punishing body attack to finish Doug Marshall in the first round Friday and defend his Bellator middleweight title.
Josh Gross rates the performances of UFC Fight Night 28/Bellator 98 fighters.
Alexander "The Storm" Shlemenko applied relentless pressure for nearly five full rounds to outpoint Brett Cooper and defend his middleweight title on Saturday.
Alexander Shlemenko steamrolled through Maiquel Falcao to capture the vacant Bellator middleweight title Thursday night in Duluth, Georgia.
Bellator will crown a new middleweight champion on Feb. 7, when tournament winners Alexander Shlemenko and Maiquel Falcao meet in Duluth, Ga., promotion officials announced on Friday.
Josh Gross rates the performances of Bellator 82 fighters.
Josh Gross rates the performances of Bellator 61 fighters.