Mohegan Sun Hosts Historic Residency with SHOWTIME Sports® and Bellator MMA for Live Broadcasts From Mohegan Sun Arena

2020-08-07

Leading Combat Sports Entities Select the Flagship Integrated Entertainment Resort in Connecticut from a Short List of Top-Tier Venues for Live Sports Series and Broadcast Residency

Mohegan Sun, one of the world’s leading integrated entertainment resort destinations, today announced a historic residency with SHOWTIME Sports and Bellator MMA, who selected Mohegan Sun Arena as its broadcast center for a string of nationally televised and much-anticipated ... 

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Mohegan Sun Arena To Honor Bellator MMA’s Scott Coker With Walk Of Fame Honor On Friday, October 25th

2019-10-16

WHAT: Mohegan Sun is proud to announce the newest Arena Walk of Fame inductee, mixed martial arts organization, Bellator MMA. Owned by media and entertainment giant Viacom, Bellator MMA has hosted over 20 events at Mohegan Sun Arena since their first show on April 10, 2009 at Bellator 2. In that span, there have been incredible moments along the way, including monumental title fights, season premieres and highly anticpated matchups ... 

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Mohegan Sun Rolls Into One Of The Best Summer Entertainment Lineups In Its History

2018-06-25

Headliners include U2, Britney Spears, Charlie Puth, Camila Cabello, 5 Seconds of Summer, Sugarland and so many more!

 UNCASVILLE, CT (June 25, 2018) – Mohegan Sun is rolling out the best in entertainment for all types of fans and concertgoers! From live music, to comedy, the CT Sun and boxing, there is no other place to experience the variety of entertainment Mohegan Sun will bring this summer. In late June, the Barenaked Ladies kick off ... 

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Keith Thurman Sustains Injury Forcing Cancellation of Title Defense Against Shawn Porter

2016-02-24

Undefeated world champion Keith Thurman sustained an injury as a result of a car accident that has forced his welterweight title defense date against Shawn Porter at Mohegan Sun Arena to be cancelled. The announcement was made yesterday by promoter Lou DiBella, president of DiBella Entertainment. According to his doctors, Thurman’s injuries are not considered serious and he is expected to be cleared to resume training in the coming weeks. Thurman vs. Porter was the main event of a scheduled two-fight card to be broadcast in prime time on CBS on March 12th. This fight and the network broadcast will now be rescheduled for a later date.

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Championship Boxing Returns To Primetime On CBS With Premier Boxing Champions Blockbuster

2016-01-26

Mohegan Sun Arena will host WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith "One-Time" Thurman in defense of his title against former champ "Showtime" Shawn Porter in a blockbuster matchup of two of the world's best 147-pound fighters on Saturday, March 12th on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS.

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Marcos Galvao Meets Eduardo Dantas In Rematch For Bantamweight Title At Bellator 144 On October 23rd

2015-08-12

Bellator MMA’s Bantamweight Championship will be on the line in a rematch pitting Marcos “Loro” Galvao (17-6-1) and former champion Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas (17-4) against one another at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT, on Friday, October 23rd.

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Bellator MMA Welterweight World Champion Douglas Lima Meets Russian Knockout Artist Andrey Koreshkov On July 17th At Mohegan Sun Arena

2015-04-22

Bellator MMA Welterweight World Champion Douglas "ThePhenom" Lima (26-5), one of the most talented and well-rounded 170-pound fighters on the planet today, puts his title on the line against Russian knockout artist Andrey "Spartan" Koreshkov (17-1) on Friday, July 16th, at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT.

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ESPN Friday Night Fights Card Shakes Up

2015-04-08

Red-hot junior middleweight Tony Harrison moves into main event; Puts undefeated record on the line against Mexico’s Pablo Munguia;
Tevin Farmer to open the triple-header against Gabriel Tolmajyan at Mohegan Sun Arena on April 17th

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 8, 2015) – The previously announced ESPN Friday Night Fights card has shaken up a bit. The card, being promoted by DiBella Entertainment in association with Fight Promotions ... 

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2015 Boxcino Tournament Kicks Off on Friday, February 13th Live on ESPN's Friday Night Fights From Mohegan Sun Arena

2015-01-28

The popular boxing elimination tournament, Boxcino 2015, will make its season debut, Friday, February 13, 2015, featuring four quarterfinal bouts in the junior middleweight division at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. The entire Boxicino 2015 series will be televised live on ESPN's Friday Night Fights.

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Bellator's British Invasion Has A New King

2015-01-23

Injury has forced the delay of a heavily anticipated matchup between Bobby Lashley (12-2) and James Thompson (20-14) but Bellator MMA officials have announced a blockbuster fight to replace it in Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal (14-4) vs. Cheick Kongo (22-9-2). Also Andre Santos (37-9) has stepped in for the injured welterweight champion Douglas Lima (26-5), and will now face the always-dangerous Paul Daley (35-13).

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