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New Spike Reality Show Announced for Bellator Fighting Championships

(Bellator's charmingly "WTF?" fight-finishes are coming to a reality show near you.) Though Bellator Fighting Championships has been putting on high-quality fights for three years now, the organization and CEO Bjorn Rebney have been careful to not wage war with the UFC. However, it was announced today that Bellator will step just a little bit closer to direct-competitor status, with a reality show to air on the same cable network that gave the UFC its big break by airing The Ultimate Fighter — Spike TV.
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