Maybe you love the UFC brand too much and you refuse to take in anything else, or maybe you just don’t care for their the color of their cage canvas. Regardless, Bellator – the number two MMA promotion in the world – is here to stay, and it’s hard to deny they had a strong year.
Since former Strikeforce honcho Scott Coker took over, Bellator went from being a weekly parade of tournament fights that sometimes left no mark on your brain to monthly installments that have had old veterans with recognizable names mixed in with actual talent.
And of course, there have been some good fights.
Here’s Bellator’s video countdown down what they’ve considered the best action to transpire in their cage in 2015. Watch them, relive them, and enjoy them – they certainly happened, folks.