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Chael Sonnen Breaks Down the First Round of the Bellator Heavyweight GP

Chael Sonnen has broken down each of the four fights of Bellator’s upcoming Heavyweight Grand Prix, including his own bout against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Sonnen spoke to ESPN about the …read more

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Chael Sonnen ‘might have found out about’ Bellator HW tourney when poster was released

Chael Sonnen suggested that he might have found out that he was involved in Bellator’s heavyweight tournament when the promotion released the poster for the competition last week.
In an appearance …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Bellator heavyweight tournament kicks off with Rampage Jackson vs. Chael Sonnen

Rampage Jackson vs. Chael Sonnen will kick off next year’s Bellator heavyweight tournament. Earlier this month, Bellator announced that an eight-man heavyweight Grand Prix tournament would take place next year …read more

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Every Fight in the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Broken Down by Chael Sonnen

Earlier this month, Scott Coker and the team at Bellator dropped a bombshell: That they’d be putting on a heavyweight grand prix to finally crown a new heavyweight champion. They …read more

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Ben Askren: Dana White is a Freaking Scumbag

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Ben Askren was on the rise to the top of Western world in MMA as Bellator’s longtime welterweight champion. When his time with Bellator ran its …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Bellator reveals bracket for heavyweight event

The Bellator MMA World Grand Prix will begin with a bout between Chael Sonnen and Quinton Jackson in January in Los Angeles. …read more

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Bellator heavyweight grand prix opening-round matchups set; 'Rampage'-Sonnen first up Jan. 20

The pairings are set for the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018.
The four opening-round matchups for the eight-man tournament to crown a new heavyweight champion were announced tonight on ESPN’s …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2017, 3:16 am By
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David Rickels replaces injured Derek Anderson, faces Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 189

Bellator is making some late changes to its card next week.
With Derek Anderson injured, David Rickels will step in on short notice to face Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 189 on …read more

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Derek Anderson Out; David Rickels Steps in to Face Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 189

David Rickels will replace the injured Derek Anderson and meet Adam Piccolotti at Bellator 189. …read more

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Why Matt Mitrione was initially bummed by Bellator heavyweight grand prix

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, Radio HighlightHe’s the odds-on favorite to win the thing, but Matt Mitrione initially wasn’t very excited about Bellator’s upcoming heavyweight tournament.
As recently announced, the Bellator …read more

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Al Iaquinta: Flush Conor McGregor Doesn’t Need to Fight Again

Iaquinta believes that the behavior of Conor McGregor at Bellator 187 in Dublin simply serves to prove that he has things his way right now “Raging” Al told BJPenn.com that …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov goes off on Conor McGregor for Bellator 187 incident

While Jose Aldo was surprisingly understanding of Conor McGregor‘s infamous rampage at Bellator 187, Khabib Nurmagomedov is not.
Speaking on the Talk and Talker Podcast, Nurmagomedov went off on McGregor for …read more

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Jimmy Smith on what makes Arlene Blencowe dangerous in Bellator 189 rematch with champ Julia Budd

Filed under: Bellator, News, VideosBellator is back Stateside next week, and the women’s featherweight title will be on the line.
In the Bellator 189 main event, champion Julia Budd (10-2 MMA, …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov says UFC must 'humble' Conor McGregor after Bellator incident

Earlier this month, Conor McGregor madea a surprising return to the cage when he jumped the fence in celebration after his friend Charlie Ward’s victory over John Redmond at Bellator …read more

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The MMA Hour - 410 - Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen will discuss his part in the Bellator heavyweight tournament. …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 6:16 am By
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Bellator 190 lineup set for Italy return; event to air on Spike via tape-delay

The card for Bellator’s return to Florence, Italy, is set.
Bellator 180 takes place Dec. 9 at Nelson Mandela Forum with a main card that airs at 8 p.m. ET on …read more

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'King Mo': I'm a problem for anyone in Bellator heavyweight grand prix

Filed under: Bellator, News, Radio Highlight, VideosPerhaps the most intriguing aspect of Bellator’s eight-man grand prix next year to decide a new heavyweight champion is the inclusion of four fighters …read more

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VIDEO | Frank Mir Believes Fedor is Still ‘Extremely Dangerous’ Despite MMA’s Evolution

The bells of nostalgia are calling and have summoned a Bellator heavyweight grand prix that will drop early next year. Among all of the UFC veterans and MMA legends involved, …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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'No excuses' for Will Brooks after Nik Lentz loss dropped him to 'not acceptable' 1-3 in UFC

Will Brooks is still holding his head high despite going through the most challenging period of his career.
The former Bellator lightweight champion has hit hard times since joining the UFC …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Rafael Carvalho Defends Title vs. Alessio Sakara at Bellator 190

Rafael Carvalho will enter hostile territory, defending his middleweight title against Alessio Sakara at Bellator 190. The event takes place December 9 from the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy …read more

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Bellator 192 adds Georgi Karakhanyan vs Henry Corrales for Jan. 20 in Inglewood

Bellator 192 ‘Lima vs MacDonald’ heads to The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. on Jan. 20, 2018. A new fight has just been added to the card featuring two of the …read more

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Shane Carwin petitions Bellator for spot in 2018 heavyweight grand prix

Bellator MMA has already assembled its starting line up for the 2018 grand prix (see it), but as with any tournament, alternates are needed in case advancing fighters are injured …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Shane Carwin Requests to be an Alternate in Bellator’s Heavyweight Grand Prix

Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Shane Carwin wants in on the action and a chance to prove himself in the upcoming tournament Carwin took to Facebook on Monday to announce …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 11:16 am By
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Shane Carwin Asks Bellator to be Alternate for Heavyweight Grand Prix

Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Shane Carwin has announced his bid to become an alternate in the upcoming Bellator heavyweight grand prix. He shared the news via his Facebook page:
“I …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Jose Aldo on Conor McGregor’s Bellator incident: ‘I don’t condemn him’

Former rival Jose Aldo believes too much is being made of Conor McGregor’s actions in the Bellator cage in Dublin. Jose Aldo still has his eyes on a future rematch …read more

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Rory MacDonald on Heavyweight Tournament: ‘I Spoke to Scott Coker About it’

Rory MacDonald wants to insert himself in the Bellator heavyweight tournament. The participants for Bellator’s 2018 heavyweight tournament have been revealed. Dates and locations haven’t been announced. Furthermore, the promotion …read more

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Al Iaquinta: Somebody should have ‘cold clocked’ McGregor at Bellator, but he can do what he wants

Al Iaquinta has conflicting views about Conor McGregor’s controversial antics at Bellator 187. UFC lightweight contender Al Iaquinta is the latest fighter to give his take on Conor McGregor’s wild …read more

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Why Jose Aldo says we shouldn't fault Conor McGregor for Bellator in-cage melee

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosRIO DE JANEIRO – In light of his most recent controversial outburst, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor got some surprising support from a UFC peer …read more

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Jose Aldo Defends Conor McGregor over Bellator Incident

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo ‘does not condemn’ Conor McGregor for his behavior during Bellator 187 in Dublin recently Aldo, quite surprisingly, has rationalized the actions of the man …read more

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Jose Aldo sticks up for ‘emotional’ Conor McGregor in wake of Bellator brouhaha

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Jose Aldo is not the biggest fan of reigning lightweight champion Conor McGregor. Not only because “Notorious” stripped him of the 145-pound strap, …read more

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Jose Aldo defends 'emotional' Conor McGregor in Bellator 187 incident

RIO DE JANEIRO, BrazilConor McGregor returned to the cage earlier this month, and it was a controversial decision.
The UFC lightweight champion wasn’t defending his belt or competing in …read more

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Like Rory MacDonald, Linton Vassell wants a spot in Bellator's heavyweight tourney

Linton Vassell knows that MMA tournaments rarely go according to plan.
That’s why the former light-heavyweight title challenger is offering his services for the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018.
The tournament …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Al Iaquinta “Someone should have cold clocked Conor McGregor” at Bellator 187

Perennial UFC lightweight contender Al Iaquinta believes “someone should have cold clocked Conor McGregor” at Bellator 187.
“The Notorious” had jumped into the cage at Bellator 187 in an attempt to …read more

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‘Conor McGregor is Turning into the New Kanye West’ [VIDEO]

Conor McGregor made headlines following his Bellator 187 shenanigans and earned some heavy criticism for his behavior on the night While “The Notorious” posted an apology to one and all …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Bellator 188 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums and, perhaps most importantly, social-media platforms.
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Posted on November 19, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Sonnen: Conor McGregor is ‘starting to mark out for his own gimmick’

According to Chael Sonnen, it probably wasn’t drugs or alcohol that led to Conor McGregor’s meltdown in Bellator. Chael Sonnen addressed Conor McGregor’s outburst in Bellator, saying that the UFC …read more

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James Gallagher: Brian Moore highlighted ‘a lot of holes’ in A.J. McKee’s game

A.J. McKee became the owner of Bellator’s longest win streak with 10 consecutive victories after a riveting back and forth main event with Brian Moore in Dublin’s 3 Arena recently. …read more

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Opening odds: TBA has better odds to win Bellator tourney than 'King Mo,' Sonnen, 'Rampage'

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, NewsWelcome to the wild world of multi-event MMA tournaments, where chaos often reigns supreme.
Take for instance the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018, where eight fighters …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi slated for Bellator 192

Jun 24, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Brent Primus (blue gloves) reacts to fight against Michael Chandler (red gloves) during Bellator NYC at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA …read more

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Bellator 188 Results & Highlights: Noah Lahat Victorious in Israel

Bellator 188 has wrapped up and the highlights (via MMAFightingonSBN) have trickled in. Last night (Nov. 17), Spike TV aired the event on a tape delay. Bellator 188 took place …read more

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John Salter Scores Quick Submission to Extend Winning Streak (Bellator 188 Full Fight)

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John Salter extended his winning streak by submitting Jason Radcliffe at Bellator 188 and continues to ascend toward the top of the middleweight division.
TRENDING > Colby Covington: …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Bellator champ Brent Primus says Michael Chandler turned down rematch

Bellator lightweight champion Brent Primus is also surprised that he’s not fighting Michael Chandler next.
Primus took the 155-pound belt away from Chandler in June, but most fans expected Bellator to …read more

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Matt Serra calls out ‘f-cking asshole’ and ‘attention whore’ Conor McGregor for Bellator antics

Serra: “If I did that, if anybody did that, they’d be called a f*cking asshole. How does this guy get a pass? He’s acting like a f*cking asshole.” Matt …read more

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Haim Gozali Puts Arsen Faitovich To Sleep In 43 Seconds (Bellator 188 Full Fight)

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Haim Gozali made quick work of Arsen Faitovich in the co-main event of Bellator 188 as he represented Israel in Tel Aviv. Watch the full fight …read more

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Israel’s Noad Lahat Scored Big Win in Tel Aviv (Bellator 188 Full Fight)

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Israel’s Noad Lahat stepped into the spotlight in the Bellator 188 main event agasint Jeremiah Labiano. Watch the fight in its entirety.
TRENDING > Colby Covington: ‘I’m the …read more

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Bellator 189: Budd vs. Blencowe II – December 1

Date: December 1, 2017
Venue: WinStar World Casino, Thackerville, Oklahoma
TV: SpikeTV/Spike.com
Main Card: (Spike TV-9pm et))
145lbs- Julia Budd (9-2) vs. Arlene Blencowe (7-5)***Women’s Featherweight Title Fight
185lbs- Chris Honeycutt (9-1) vs. Rafael Lovato …read more

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Bellator 188 highlights

Watch Bellator 188 highlights to see all the first-round finishes and Noad Lahat’s decision win from their recent event in Tel Aviv, Israel. …read more

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Bellator 188 results and video highlights: Lahat decisions Labiano, three finishes in under two minutes

Here are the results and highlights from Bellator 188, where Noad Lahat earned the nod over Jeremiah Labiano in the main event. Plus three finishes, each under two minutes. Bellator …read more

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Bellator 188 ‘Lahat vs Labiano’ recap with results, .gifs and interviews

Bellator 188 ‘Lahat vs Labiano’ aired Thursday night (Nov. 16, 2017) from Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. MMA Mania brings you a post-fight recap, results, .gifs and interview …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Bellator 188 results: 'Lahat vs Labiano' streaming play-by-play updates TONIGHT on Spike TV

Bellator 188: “Lahat vs. Labiano” takes place November 16, 2017 (airing Nov. 17) at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. The main event sees Featherweight hometown hero Noad Lahat …read more

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Bellator 188 Results: Lahat vs. Labiano

MMA Fighting has results for the Bellator 188: Lahat vs. Labiano event at the Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel.
In the main event, Noad Lahat takes on Jeremiah Labiano …read more

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Bellator 188: Lahat vs. Labiano results (9 p.m. ET)

Bellator 188 took place Thursday at Menora Mivtachim Arena Arena in Tel Aviv, but the main card airs tonight on Spike via tape delay, beginning at 9 p.m. ET, and …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Matt Serra verbally blasts ‘attention whore’ Conor McGregor for Bellator 187 antics

Even during a week that offered boomerang attacks and massive title fight news, the mixed martial arts (MMA) world was not quick to forget Conor McGregor’s ridiculous antics at Bellator …read more

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Kimbo Slice bobblehead giveaway set for Bellator 192 in Inglewood

First come, first served. Bellator 192: “Lima vs. MacDonald” takes place at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Jan. 20, 2018, featuring a highly-anticipated main event between “The Red King” …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Report: Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi Booked For Bellator 192

It looks like Michael Chandler’s next bout won’t be a title rematch. MMAFighting.com is reporting that former Bellator lightweight champion Chandler will do battle with Goiti Yamauchi. The bout is …read more

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Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi slated for Bellator 192

Michael Chandler is set to return to action, however, his next fight won’t be for the Bellator lightweight title.
Chandler will meet Goiti Yamauchi at Bellator 192 on January 20, MMA …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2567 with Ryan Bader

Stream or download Thursday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Ryan Bader and Jason Buchamer.
Bader discussed his upcoming spot in Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix, which takes place over the course …read more

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Bellator 187 Highlights: McKee Overcomes Adversity in Dublin

Bellator 187 has wrapped up and the highlights have been released. Last Friday (Nov. 10), the event took place inside the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland. In the main event, A.J. …read more

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The MMA Hour - 409 - Rampage Jackson

Quinton Jackson will stop by to talk about re-signing with Bellator. …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Will home pressure get to Noad Lahat in Bellator 188 headliner? Jimmy Smith weighs in

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, VideosIs the pressure on for Noad Lahat when he fights for Bellator for the second time in front of his home fans in Tel Aviv?
If …read more

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Bellator 188: Patricio Freire says no featherweight on the planet hits harder

Bellator 188 ‘Lahat vs Labiano’ comes to Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel for a show to air Nov. 17, 2017 on Spike. Today MMA Mania talks to Patricio …read more

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Conor McGregor’s meltdown helps boost Bellator 187 ratings

Looks like Conor McGregor’s altercation with officials helped Bellator draw big numbers. Bellator’s card in Ireland lost a main event, and was on tape delay on Spike TV. That unlucky …read more

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UFC commentator Dan Hardy calls Conor McGregor’s apology a ‘sh-t sandwich’

Dan Hardy was not impressed with Conor McGregor’s apology for his wild behavior at Bellator 187. Not many fans were convinced with Conor McGregor’s apology for his controversial antics at …read more

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Bellator 188 predictions, preview for 'Lahat vs Labiano' on Spike TV

Bellator 188 ‘Lahat vs Labiano’ takes place Nov. 16, 2017 at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. MMA Mania brings you a preview and predictions for all of the …read more

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Bellator 188’s John Salter is happy no one can figure him out ... yet

Bellator 188: “Lahat vs. Labiano” comes to Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel, tomorrow night (Thurs., Nov. 16, 2017) for a show that will broadcast on Spike TV via …read more

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GSP-McGregor Is the Only Fight We Want

In the BetOnline.ag sportsbook, you’ll find all the upcoming betting lines for events like UFC Fight Night 123 and Bellator 188. …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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UFC adds an estimated $210,000 to Ali Act lobbying in 2017, Viacom joins in

Lobbying disclosure reports reveal more money from the UFC spent to lobby the Ali Act. Documents show Bellator’s owner has lobbied the act, too. In 2016 the Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Bellator 187 Peaks at 1 Million Viewers for Conor McGregor In-Cage Incident

Bellator MMA took advantage of another promotion’s star to boost ratings for a tape-delayed card this past Friday. …read more

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Bellator 187 ratings top 1 million viewers thanks to Conor McGregor’s meltdown on Spike TV

Bellator 187: “McKee vs. Moore” took place at 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland, on Nov. 10, 2017. And the Spike TV-televised show was infamous even before the tape-delayed broadcast aired on …read more

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Bellator 188 weigh in results for 'Lahat vs Labiano' in Tel Aviv

The place is here, Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel, and the time is now. The weigh ins for the Bellator 188: “Lahat vs. Labiano” event tomorrow night (Thurs., …read more

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Kimbo Slice the latest to get bobblehead treatment from Bellator – complete with a gold chain

Bellator is getting pretty good with this whole bobblehead thing.
The latest in the promotion’s ongoing fan giveaway series of collectibles will continue in January at Bellator 192, where the first …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2565 with Muhammed Lawal, Nina Ansaroff, Chazz Walton

Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Muhammed Lawal, Nina Ansaroff and Chazz Walton.
Lawal talked about his upcoming spot in Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix, which will take …read more

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Bellator 188 Foundations: Jimmy Smith Breaks Down Noah Lahat

Noah Lahat is the latest fighter to get the “Foundations” treatment. Lahat will go one-on-one with Jeremiah Labiano inside the Menora Mivtachim Arena Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. The bout …read more

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Who wins Bellator heavyweight grand prix? A primer on the good, the old and the weird

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, NewsAgent of chaos and promoter extraordinaire Scott Coker is at it again.
The man who ended his reign as Strikeforce CEO with the wild and crazy notion …read more

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Bellator 188 Weigh-in Results: Noad Lahat & Jeremiah Labiano on Target

Bellator 188 is on the way and the weigh-ins have concluded. Earlier today (Nov. 15), the Bellator 188 weigh-ins took place in Tel Aviv, Israel. All eight fighters on the …read more

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Dan Hardy was not impressed by Conor McGregor’s apology

Conor McGregor has finally issued a real apology for the pandemonium he caused at last weekend’s Bellator 187 card in Dublin. See that apology below:

I sincerely apologize for my behavior …read more

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Bellator 188 weigh-in results: Noad Lahat (146), Jeremiah Labiano (146) official for headliner

The weigh-ins are in the books for this week’s Bellator 188 event, and the fighters on the main card all hit their marks.
In the main event, Noad Lahat meets Jeremiah …read more

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The MMA Circus: UFC Norfolk recap, Holloway-Aldo 2, Bellator tournament

On Episode 137 of The MMA Circus, Nick Baldwin and Andrew Lawrence discuss UFC Fight Night 120: Poirier vs. Pettis, Frankie Edgar pulling out of UFC 218 and former champ …read more

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John Salter Questions Bellator 188 Opponent Jason Radcliffe’s Chin

After closing out 2016 on a five-fight winning streak, Bellator middleweight John Salter hasn’t been able to building off that momentum in MMA in 2017.
Over the course of this year, …read more

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5 reasons to watch Bellator 188, where Noad Lahat headlines in his native Israel

Bellator is making the most of its time overseas.
Last week the promotion visited 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland, for Bellator 187. On Thursday, the Bellator cage touches down at Menora Mivtachim …read more

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Like elbows of doom? Check out FloCombat’s 10 best regional MMA finishes

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosA seemingly infinite amount of MMA events happen around the world each week. The likes of the UFC and Bellator get the overwhelming …read more

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If I Did It: Conor McGregor in the Bellator cage

Welcome to If I Did It, the show where we handle MMA’s PR kerfluffles. This week we look at the ramifications of Conor McGregor’s unscheduled guest appearance confronting a Bellator …read more

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Coach John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor got ‘a bit emotional’ at Bellator 187

Kavanagh: “He got a bit emotional, jumped in and he didn’t realize that the fight had no actually been called”. Before Conor McGregor issued an apology for his wild behavior …read more

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Marc Goddard issues statement on Conor McGregor Bellator incident: ‘The video does not lie’

Referee Marc Goddard issued a lengthy statement in response to an incident with Conor McGregor last weekend at a Bellator event in Dublin. Conor McGregor has apologized for his most …read more

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UFC Norfolk, Bellator 187 featuring Conor McGregor incident do solid ratings numbers

Conor McGregor proved to be a top draw again as Bellator’s taped show from Dublin, Ireland, largely due to his antics that night, did its best Friday night numbers in …read more

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Lorenz Larkin set to meet Fernando Gonzalez in catchweight bout

Lorenz Larkin will attempt to get into the Bellator win column once and for all on Jan. 26.
The Riverside, Calif. native was one of the higher-profile free agent signings of …read more

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Lorenz Larkin and Fernando Gonzalez Headline Bellator 193

Bellator returns to Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. for Bellator 193 on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. The card will be headlined by Riverside, California-native Lorenz Larkin (18-7, 1 …read more

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The Speed Bag: The lunacy of Bellator's heavyweight grand prix – and why that's a great thing

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, VideosAt long last, Bellator will have a new heavyweight champion. It’s just that, you’re going to have to wait more than a year from now, …read more

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Lorenz Larkin vs Fernando Gonzalez to headline Bellator 193 in Temecula on Jan. 26

Bellator 193: “Larkin vs. Gonzalez” will hit Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif., on Jan. 26, 2018, an announcement that comes just six days after “Lima vs. MacDonald” at …read more

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Bellator 188: Daniel Weichel out to prove he’s world’s best featherweight in eventual ‘Pitbull’ rematch

Bellator 188: “Lahat vs. Labiano” comes to Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel, this Thursday night (Nov. 16, 2017); however, the Spike TV-televised main event was originally set to …read more

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Lorenz Larkin vs. Fernando Gonzalez Set to Headline Bellator 193

Lorenz Larkin is hoping to get his first win inside the Bellator cage. If he expects to achieve that goal on Jan. 26, 2018, he’ll need to get past Fernando …read more

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Bellator MMA Announces 2018 Heavyweight Grand Prix

Bellator has announced plans to host a year-long grand prix heavyweight tournament in 2018 featuring eight of the roster’s biggest stars with the winner becoming the new Bellator world heavyweight …read more

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Bellator 187’s John Redmond Sends a Message to Conor McGregor [VIDEO]

John Redmond saw his fight with Charlie Ward at Bellator 187 descend into chaos on Friday night due to the actions of one Conor McGregor Redmond lost by way of …read more

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Ref Marc Goddard responds to Conor McGregor, clarifies Bellator 187 melee facts in Facebook post

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, UFCAs it turns out, referee Marc Goddard’s first statement addressing the Conor McGregor melee at Bellator 187 wasn’t enough. He had much more to say, …read more

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Marc Goddard Issues Lengthy Statement on Conor McGregor Incident

Referee Marc Goddard has given his take, in length, on Friday night’s incident at Bellator 187 involving Conor McGregor McGregor jumped the cage at the UFC rival promotion’s event in …read more

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Conor McGregor, Marc Goddard Issue Statements on Bellator 187 Incident

Conor McGregor’s second social media statement regarding his actions at Bellator 187 was more contrite than his first. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Referee Marc Goddard Responds to Conor McGregor’s Actions at Bellator 187 in Ireland

Referee Marc Goddard has broken his silence just days after an altercation with UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor in Ireland at Bellator 187.
The situation unfolded after Goddard appeared to stop …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Referee Marc Goddard breaks silence on Conor McGregor situation at Bellator 187

The referee at the center of the Conor McGregor craziness at Bellator 187 last Friday issued a lengthy statement Tuesday on social media.
Marc Goddard, who was shoved by McGregor in …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

McGregor now apologizes for Bellator 187 mess

McGregor now apologizes for Bellator 187 mess …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on November 14, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Lorenz Larkin-Fernando Gonzalez Catchweight Bout Headlines Bellator 193 on Jan. 26

Lorenz Larkin and Fernando Gonzalez will square off in a 180-pound catchweight affair in the Bellator 193 headliner on Jan. 26. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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