Fighting talk from UFC rival Coker’s Bellator

Chief looking for the next Conor McGregor

20th November, 2016
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Scott Coker, president of Bellator, the mixed martial arts promotion company Picture: Fergal Phillips

Bellator, the mixed martial arts promotion company owned by media giant Viacom, hopes to become the number one player signing Irish fighters.

Scott Coker, its president, told The Sunday Business Post last week: “We’re pretty good star identifiers and star builders, there will be somebody, who doesn’t have to be exactly like Conor [McGregor], but someone with their own style and way of handling themselves.

“There’s going to be opportunities...

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