Though not necessarily original in concept, Bellator: Fight Master at least put a unique spin on the idea of a MMA competition wrapped up in a reality show. The program was unveiled this season and featured four coaches (Randy Couture, Joe Warren, Frank Shamrock, and Greg Jackson) heading squads of fighters trying to emerge as the last man standing. Seasoned scrapper Joe Riggs ultimately won the whole thing with a hard-fought decision over Mike Bronzoulis, giving “Diesel” a needed rub in terms of the next phase of his career.
Bellator’s ninth season is in the books thanks to last night’s lineup for Bellator 109. The show capped off a twelve-event run for the organization and featured some of the all-out action fans have become accustomed to when tuning in to watch the company’s competitors on Spike TV. The last few months of Bellator history were definitely some of the most memorable to date for numerous reasons, not all of them necessarily good. Here are ten of the things standing out above all others in that regard… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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