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Monday Mailbag: UFC Mexico City, PFL vs. Bellator, and what comes next for the flyweight division?
Monday Mailbag: UFC Mexico City, PFL vs. Bellator, and what comes next for the flyweight division?

Brandon Royval | Photo credit should read Luis Marin/ Eyepix Group/Future Publishing via Getty Images Another weekend gone and another pretty darn good collection of… 

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Posted on February 26, 2024, 9:00 pm By
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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 19-25)
Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 19-25)

Check out the UFC, PFL, and Bellator fights that were first reported or confirmed by MMA Junkie in the past week. 

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Posted on February 26, 2024, 3:30 pm By
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Which PFL vs. Bellator champs could dethrone UFC titleholders?
Which PFL vs. Bellator champs could dethrone UFC titleholders?

Eblen vs. Du Plessis. Ferreira vs. Jones. Grasso vs. Carmouche. We book fantasy matchups between the top champs in MMA to imagine who would win. 

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Posted on February 26, 2024, 2:35 pm By
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UFC champion Jon Jones gushes over meeting MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko at PFL vs. Bellator
UFC champion Jon Jones gushes over meeting MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko at PFL vs. Bellator

Jon Jones had the opportunity to hang out with heavyweight MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko. ‘Bones’ and ‘The Last Emperor’… 

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Posted on February 25, 2024, 10:59 pm By
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Video – Jon Jones shares a laugh with Francis Ngannou and ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson at PFL vs. Bellator event
Video – Jon Jones shares a laugh with Francis Ngannou and ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson at  PFL vs. Bellator event

Three of the biggest names in combat sports history were in the house at Kingdom Arena in Riyadh for… 

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Video: Francis Ngannou takes jab at Jon Jones’ physique during cageside encounter at PFL vs. Bellator
Video: Francis Ngannou takes jab at Jon Jones’ physique during cageside encounter at PFL vs. Bellator

Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou in an MMA fight remains unlikely to ever happen, but it hasn’t stopped them from further teasing the world. 

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UFC Mexico City & PFL vs. Bellator post show: Reaction to Royval, Ortega, plus the new era of PFL
UFC Mexico City & PFL vs. Bellator post show: Reaction to Royval, Ortega, plus the new era of PFL

Brandon Royval It was a double-stuffed weekend of MMA action as UFC Mexico City and PFL vs. Bellator took place this Saturday. At UFC, Brandon… 

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Bellator earns bragging rights over PFL, but Ferreira wins ultimate prize in Ngannou
Bellator earns bragging rights over PFL, but Ferreira wins ultimate prize in Ngannou

The heavyweights put on a show in Saudi Arabia, while Bellator’s young stars hint at a bright future in PFL. 

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Renan Ferreira demolishes Bader in 21 seconds, sends message to Ngannou after PFL vs. Bellator
Renan Ferreira demolishes Bader in 21 seconds, sends message to Ngannou after PFL vs. Bellator

Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images Renan Ferreira secured the biggest win of his career in the PFL vs. Bellator main event — and that may… 

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PFL vs. Bellator live blog: Renan Ferreira vs. Ryan Bader
PFL vs. Bellator live blog: Renan Ferreira vs. Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader and Renan Ferreira face off ahead of PFL vs. Bellator This is the PFL vs. Bellator live blog for Renan Ferreira vs. Ryan… 

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PFL vs Bellator results: Johnny Eblen survives knockdown, wins razor-close split decision over Impa Kasanganay
PFL vs Bellator results: Johnny Eblen survives knockdown, wins razor-close split decision over Impa Kasanganay

Photo By David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile via Getty Images Johnny Eblen had to scratch and claw his way to a split decision win over Impa Kasanganay to… 

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PFL vs. Bellator live blog: Impa Kasanganay vs. Johnny Eblen
PFL vs. Bellator live blog: Impa Kasanganay vs. Johnny Eblen

Impa Kasanganay and Johnny Eblen face off ahead of PFL vs. Bellator | PFL This is the PFL vs. Bellator live blog for Impa Kasanganay… 

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PFL vs. Bellator video: Jason Jackson calls out Cedric Doumbe after obliterating Ray Cooper III
PFL vs. Bellator video: Jason Jackson calls out Cedric Doumbe after obliterating Ray Cooper III

Jason Jackson had a callout ready to go after absolutely crushing Ray Cooper III in their feature catchweight bout on Saturday. Jackson, the reigning Bellator… 

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PFL vs. Bellator video: Vadim Nemkov leaves Bruno Cappelozza unconscious with nasty choke
PFL vs. Bellator video: Vadim Nemkov leaves Bruno Cappelozza unconscious with nasty choke

Vadim Nemkov returned to heavyweight and he did it in style. On Saturday in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nemkov faced 2021 PFL heavyweight champion Bruno Cappelozza… 

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PFL vs. Bellator video: A.J. McKee runs over Clay Collard in 70 seconds with slick triangle armbar
PFL vs. Bellator video: A.J. McKee runs over Clay Collard in 70 seconds with slick triangle armbar

A.J. McKee didn’t break a single sweat in a matchup many believed would be a crazy, competitive war. McKee got Bellator on the board when… 

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PFL vs. Bellator video: Aaron Pico demolishes Henry Corrales to get his revenge
PFL vs. Bellator video: Aaron Pico demolishes Henry Corrales to get his revenge

Aaron Pico got his revenge. On Saturday, Pico faced Henry Corrales in the final prelim bout of PFL vs. Bellator in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.Originally scheduled… 

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PFL vs. Bellator results: Claressa Shields narrowly escapes massive upset with split nod over Kelsey DeSantis
PFL vs. Bellator results: Claressa Shields narrowly escapes massive upset with split nod over Kelsey DeSantis

Claressa Shields was a huge favorite heading into Saturday’s PFL vs. Bellator card against Kelsey DeSantis, and while she got the nod, she certainly had… 

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Bellator champ Johnny Eblen explains why he refuses to call himself the best middleweight in the world
Bellator champ Johnny Eblen explains why he refuses to call himself the best middleweight in the world

Photo By David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile via Getty Images During the recent PFL vs. Bellator press conference to showcase the special champion versus champion matchups, Johnny Eblen… 

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Posted on February 24, 2024, 2:00 am By
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UFC Mexico City and PFL vs. Bellator gambling preview: What are the best bets on this MMA double-header weekend?
UFC Mexico City and PFL vs. Bellator gambling preview: What are the best bets on this MMA double-header weekend?

Brandon Moreno and Brandon Royval face off | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images UFC 298 is in the books, but the MMA… 

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Posted on February 24, 2024, 12:00 am By
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UFC Mexico City & PFL vs. Bellator preview show: Who will win the MMA weekend?
UFC Mexico City & PFL vs. Bellator preview show: Who will win the MMA weekend?

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC It’s an MMA double-header this Saturday as PFL vs. Bellator kicks off its new era in Saudi Arabia and the… 

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Posted on February 23, 2024, 10:00 pm By
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Patricio Pitbull vs. Gabriel Braga off PFL vs. Bellator card
Patricio Pitbull vs. Gabriel Braga off PFL vs. Bellator card

Patricio Freire | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Patricio Pitbull won’t be fighting at Saturday’s PFL vs. Bellator pay-per-view event in Saudi Arabia after losing another… 

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PFL vs. Bellator weigh-in video
PFL vs. Bellator weigh-in video

Photo by Amy Kaplan/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The PFL vs. Bellator weigh-in video features all 22 fighters from Saturday’s pay-per-view card in Riyadh, Saudi… 

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Posted on February 23, 2024, 4:30 pm By
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Johnny Eblen’s girlfriend, OnlyFans model Jessenia Rebecca, threatens to dump him if he loses at PFL vs. Bellator
Johnny Eblen’s girlfriend, OnlyFans model Jessenia Rebecca, threatens to dump him if he loses at PFL vs. Bellator

If Johnny Eblen doesn’t get the win on Saturday night, he’ll go home without his title and his girl…. 

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Posted on February 23, 2024, 3:45 am By
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No Bets Barred: Best bets for UFC Mexico City and PFL vs. Bellator
No Bets Barred: Best bets for UFC Mexico City and PFL vs. Bellator

Brandon Moreno and Brandon Royval face off | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Wow! UFC 298 is in the books and with it an impressive… 

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Posted on February 22, 2024, 1:00 am By
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Mike Tyson to Present Newly-Created Championship Belts at PFL vs. Bellator

There will be a special guest on hand to award the newly-created title belts to the winners of the featured bouts at PFL vs. Bellator. 

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Tyson to award belts to PFL vs. Bellator winners
Tyson to award belts to PFL vs. Bellator winners

Legendary boxer Mike Tyson will award the winners of the top three fights at PFL vs. Bellator: Champs a specially made Champion of Champions title… 

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Broken Rib, Torn Oblique Forces Leah McCourt to Withdraw from Bellator 302

Injuries suffered in sparring have forced Leah McCourt to pull out of a proposed featherweight clash against Sinead Kavanagh at Bellator 302. 

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PFL vs. Bellator card finalized, Patricio Pitbull receives replacement opponent

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Leah McCourt ‘devastated’ to pull out of Bellator 302 fight against Sinead Kavanagh
Leah McCourt ‘devastated’ to pull out of Bellator 302 fight against Sinead Kavanagh

Photo by Matt Davies/PX Images/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The upcoming Bellator 302 card in Belfast needs a new co-main event after Leah McCourt was… 

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Gabriel Braga Steps in to Face Patricio Freire at PFL vs. Bellator

The PFL vs. Bellator card has undergone some last-minute shuffling during fight week. 

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PFL vs. Bellator fight card shuffle impacts Patricio Freire, Aaron Pico matchups
PFL vs. Bellator fight card shuffle impacts Patricio Freire, Aaron Pico matchups

Five days out from PFL vs. Bellator: Champions, the fight card is once again facing some changes – this time, a semi-mix-and-match. 

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Gabriel Braga vs. Patricio Pitbull set for PFL vs. Bellator, Aaron Pico expected to stay on card
Gabriel Braga vs. Patricio Pitbull set for PFL vs. Bellator, Aaron Pico expected to stay on card

Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images Gabriel Braga is getting bumped to fill a gap on the PFL vs. Bellator card, but Aaron Pico is expected… 

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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 12-18)
Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 12-18)

Check out the UFC, PFL, and Bellator fights that were first reported or confirmed by MMA Junkie in the past week. 

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Posted on February 19, 2024, 3:30 pm By
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PFL vs. Bellator pay-per-view price revealed
PFL vs. Bellator pay-per-view price revealed

PFL The pay-per-view price for PFL vs. Bellator has been revealed. According to PFL broadcast partner ESPN+, the Feb. 24 event from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia,… 

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Patricio Pitbull vs. Jesus Pinedo off PFL vs. Bellator card following Pinedo withdrawal
Patricio Pitbull vs. Jesus Pinedo off PFL vs. Bellator card following Pinedo withdrawal

Patricio Pitbull | Photo via Bellator Patricio Pitbull won’t be competing next week. The PFL announced Saturday that the Bellator legend has been removed from… 

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Bellator champion Patricio Freire not interested in PFL’s season format: ‘This doesn’t make sense for me’

The PFL’s season tournament is not something that sparks Patricio Freire’s interest.
The Bellator featherweight champion has no intention to compete in the season tournament now that PFL acquired Bellator and …read more

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Bellator champion Patricio Freire goes off on PFL season format: “To me, that’s bullsh*t”

Honeymoon’s Over …read more

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Bellator champion Ryan Bader shares advice for Tom Aspinall amidst frustrations over undisputed UFC title fight

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James Gallagher vs. Jeremy Kennedy, Several Other Bouts Confirmed for Bellator 302

A showdown between James Gallagher and Jeremy Kennedy is one of several matchups that were recently made official for Bellator 302. …read more

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Video: $85K?! Bellator Champ Goes On Spendy Shopping Spree

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Who said Bellator never paid well?
Johnny Eblen is arguably the best Middleweight on the planet and the Bellator champion is certainly living his …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2024, 3:44 am By
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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Feb. 5-11)

MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back.
Each week, we’ll compile …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2024, 10:43 pm By
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Jason Jackson Looks Ahead to Fighting Replacement Ray Cooper at PFL vs. Bellator

Jason Jackson is the type of guy to make lemonade when handed lemons. …read more

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Posted on February 9, 2024, 10:43 pm By
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Fabian Edwards vs. Aaron Jeffery targeted for Bellator 302 in Belfast

A matchup between top-ranked middleweights is in the works for Bellator 302.
Fabian Edwards vs. Aaron Jeffery is expected to take place at Bellator 302 March 22 in Belfast in Northern …read more

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James Gallagher vs. Jeremy Kennedy joins Bellator 302 lineup in Belfast

James Gallagher will return on home soil.
Gallagher (12-2 MMA, 9-2 BMMA) meets Jeremy Kennedy (19-3 MMA, 4-1 BMMA) in a featherweight bout at Bellator 302 March 22 in Belfast in …read more

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MMA Roundtable: Which champions are most likely to be dethroned?

The UFC has four title fights booked and PFL and Bellator will have a champion vs. champion face-off. But which matches are most intriguing? …read more

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Posted on February 9, 2024, 3:13 pm By
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On the Doorstep: 5 fighters who could make UFC with February wins

Every champion in MMA history started out somewhere.
For those who make it to the highest stage, the journey begins long before they strap on UFC, Bellator or PFL gloves. Modern-era …read more

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‘B—ch’ Chandler Can’t Fight To ‘Entertain And Make Some Cash’ Vs. McGregor

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“If the fight ever happens, I think that it all depends if Michael Chandler that fought in Bellator, that wanted to …read more

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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Jan. 29-Feb. 4)

MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back.
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‘Can I Get A Fight?’

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The very public battle between Cris Cyborg and the PFL continues as the Bellator featherweight champ struggles …read more

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Bellator champion Cris Cyborg tired of waiting for another fight, says Larissa Pacheco bout could be slipping away in 2024

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Ex-Bellator title challenger Alejandra Lara staying positive despite PFL release: ‘I’m not scared of the future’

Alejandra Lara now is a free agent.
The former Bellator women’s flyweight title challenger was released by the PFL in the wake of its recent acquisition of Bellator. Lara (9-7), who …read more

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A.J. McKee ready to lead charge to set Bellator fighters apart in PFL

Although the Bellator brand has been around longer than the PFL by quite a bit, one of its biggest stars thinks he and his colleagues might be getting looked at …read more

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Bellator champion Johnny Eblen claims the UFC announced ‘Poirier vs. Saint-Denis’ without “even a verbal agreement” in place

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Michael Page says to expect an entertaining walkout at UFC 299

Michael Page assures fans he’ll still get to have his signature walkouts in the UFC.
The former Bellator star makes his octagon debut against Kevin Holland (25-10 MMA, 12-7 UFC) March …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Karl Moore vacant title bout to headline Bellator’s 2024 return event

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Corey Anderson vs. Karl Moore headlines Bellator’s return for vacant light heavyweight title in Belfast

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A new Bellator light heavyweight champion will be crowned in March as the brand is set to …read more

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Corey Anderson vs. Karl Moore headlines Bellator’s return for vacant light heavyweight title in Dublin

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A new Bellator light heavyweight champion will be crowned in March as the brand is set to …read more

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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Jan. 22-28)

MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back.
Each week, we’ll compile …read more

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46-year-old Yoel Romero downplays age ahead of PFL vs. Bellator card: “My performances have been good!”

See You Soon …read more

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DAMN! They Were Good: Kimbo Slice, a street legend turned MMA superstar

Kimbo Slice will try to make weight at the Bellator 138 weigh-ins Thursday. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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Video: PFL vs. Bellator press conference faceoffs

The first PFL vs. Bellator press conference took place Wednesday, and afterward the fighters in attendance came face to face for the first time.
The first PFL vs. Bellator event since …read more

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MMA divisional rankings: UFC champ Du Plessis moves up at middleweight

Brett Okamoto looks across every promotion to determine the best of the best in UFC, Bellator, PFL and beyond. …read more

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MMA buzz: What’s going on at women’s bantamweight?

Tap in with the newest fight announcements, highlights, and analysis across UFC, PFL, Bellator and more. …read more

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John McCarthy confirms he won’t work as commentator for PFL, explains new role

John McCarthy is not going anywhere following PFL’s acquisition of Bellator. However, his role will change.
McCarthy, a retired veteran combat sports referee who helped create the Unified Rules of MMA, …read more

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PFL vs. Bellator pay-per-view event loses welterweight title fight

Oh no! …read more

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PFL vs Bellator Championship Event Loses A Title Fight

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Just a couple of weeks after announcing the first-ever Professional Fighters League (PFL) vs. Bellator “champions vs. champions” mega event …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2024, 10:44 pm By
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Matchup Roundup: New UFC, PFL, Bellator fights announced in the past week (Jan. 15-21)

MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
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Jason Jackson will now face Ray Cooper III in catchweight fight for PFL vs. Bellator card

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The upcoming PFL vs. Bellator card has already taken a hit.
Current PFL welterweight champion Magomed Magomedkerimov has been forced out of his fight against …read more

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Video – Cris Cyborg Smashes Kelsey Wickstrum in 81 Seconds with Vicious One-Hit Knockout

Women’s MMA icon Cris Cyborg added another highlight-reel knockout to her legendary resume.

The reigning Bellator women’s featherweight champion squared off with Kelsey Wickstrom at a World Fighting Championship event …read more

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Video: Cris Cyborg obliterates Kelsey Wickstrum in 81 seconds with brutal one-punch knockout

Cris Cyborg needed just over a minute to pick up another victory in the boxing ring.
The current Bellator women’s featherweight champion faced Kelsey Wickstrom at WFC 163 on Friday night …read more

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Vadim Nemkov officially vacates Bellator light heavyweight title, new champion will be crowned in 2024

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Vadim Nemkov is no longer the Bellator light heavyweight champion.
On Wednesday, Bellator officials confirmed to MMA Fighting that Nemkov vacated the 205-pound …read more

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Posted on January 19, 2024, 6:43 pm By
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On the Doorstep: 5 fighters who could make UFC with January wins

Every champion in MMA history started out somewhere.
For those who make it to the highest stage, the journey begins long before they strap on UFC, Bellator or PFL gloves. Modern-era …read more

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Vadim Nemkov officially vacates Bellator light heavyweight title

Vadim Nemkov no longer holds a Bellator title.
Now a heavyweight, Nemkov (17-2) has officially vacated the Bellator light heavyweight title, a promotion official confirmed Tuesday to MMA Junkie.
Nemkov had previously …read more

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PFL vs Bellator Supercard Officially Set For February 24 in Riyadh Featuring Four Champion vs. Champion Fights

Event: PFL vs Bellator

Date: Sat, 24th Feb, 2024

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Broadcast: ESPN+ PPV, ESPN+ (12.30p.m. ET Prelims | 3p.m. ET Main Card)

The PFL vs Bellator supercard is officially set for February 24 in …read more

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Reaction: PFL vs. Bellator champions event revealed — how successful can it be?

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The PFL Pay-Per-View Super Fight Division will kick off on Feb. 24 in Saudi Arabia as the expected …read more

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PFL x Bellator Supercard Officially Set for February 24 in Riyadh Featuring Four Champion vs. Champion Fights

The PFL x Bellator supercard is officially set for February 24 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

A few short months after the Professional Fighter League’s blockbuster announcement that it had acquired Bellator …read more

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Several bouts announced for PFL vs. Bellator event, including Yoel Romero vs. Thiago Santos

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PFL vs. Bellator fight card set for Feb. 24 in Saudi Arabia, four champ vs. champ fights scheduled

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The highly anticipated PFL vs. Bellator pay-per-view fight card finally has a date and …read more

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Bellator veteran Ryan Curtis suffers devastating spine injury, has no movement in legs and left arm

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Former Bellator fighter Ryan Curtis has suffered a devastating training injury.
Featherweight contender Leah McCourt, a close friend of Curtis’, announced on …read more

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Posted on January 15, 2024, 1:43 am By
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UFC Star Conor McGregor Makes Massive Donation to Fighter who suffered ‘Life-Altering Injuries’ while training

Conor McGregor made a hefty donation to Ryan Curtis, an Irish MMA fighter who suffered “life-altering injuries” during a training session.

On Saturday, Bellator standout Leah McCourt revealed that her …read more

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Michael ‘Venom’ Page turns attention to Leon Edwards: ‘I’m looking to go for the belt’

After months of speculation, Michael Page has finally found a new home and will be competing under the UFC banner for the foreseeable future.
The former Bellator ace has been one …read more

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REPORT | Ryan Bader, Patricio Pitbull among first fighters added to February’s PFL vs. Bellator event

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ATT Coach Aims for ‘Triple Crown’ With Champs From UFC, Bellator, PFL in 2024

One prominent mixed martial arts coach has lofty ambitions for his team this coming year.
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Rizin champ Juan Archuleta explains career uncertainty after PFL-Bellator merger

PFL’s purchase of Bellator has brought a ton of uncertainty to many fighters signed by both organizations. However, for Juan Archuleta the concern is even bigger.
Archuleta is a special case. …read more

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RIZIN champion Juan Archuleta calls for rematch with Bellator’s Patchy Mix: “Only guy to beat him”

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Josh Thomson questions Khamzat Chimaev’s ability amid UFC sidelining: ‘I’m not sold on him yet’

Former UFC and Bellator lightweight contender, Josh Thomson has claimed he not’s entirely sold on the ability or perceived dominance of unbeaten welterweight force, Khamzat Chimaev – as the Chechen-born …read more

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RIZIN’s Nobuyuki Sakakibara open to PFL co-promotion after Bellator sale: “Doors always open”

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Conor McGregor trying to wait for “easier” Nate Diaz fight, claims Michael Chandler

Conor McGregor’s comeback is on the horizon and his rumored opponent is set to be Michael Chandler, but the former Bellator man is no longer convinced the Irishman wants the …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Defying the odds: The 10 biggest MMA betting upsets of 2023

Who doesn’t love a good upset?
In 2023, MMA saw its fair share of underdogs who defied the odds in the UFC, Bellator, PFL, and beyond. While everyone has an opinion …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 27, 2023, 10:16 pm By
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RIZIN’s Sakakibara discusses future of co-promotions after Bellator sale to PFL

Scott Coker and Nobuyuki Sakakibara | Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage

RIZIN has co-promoted several times with Bellator in the past, making room for Kyoji Horiguchi …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on December 26, 2023, 10:16 pm By
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Corey Anderson Responds to Joe Rogan, Claims Bellator Pays Better Than UFC

While Joe Rogan acknowledges the caliber of talent in promotions like the Professional Fighters League and Bellator, he believes they are wasting their time competing outside the UFC. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Michael Chandler: Michael Page got ‘horrible matchup’ in Kevin Holland for UFC debut

Michael Chandler thinks Michael Page wasn’t done any favors for his UFC debut.
Chandler will soon see a fellow former Bellator star join him in the UFC roster, as MVP signed …read more

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Posted on December 24, 2023, 9:46 pm By
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The Business of MMA in 2023: UFC produced over $1 billion in revenue, PFL buys Bellator, fighters turn to OnlyFans

Paul “Triple H” Levesque, Ari Emanuel, and Dana White | Photo by Michelle Farsi/Zuffa LLC

The global pandemic crushed a lot of businesses across the …read more

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Posted on December 24, 2023, 3:16 pm By
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