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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Michael Chandler (in studio)

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guest Michael Chandler.
Chandler, our in-studio guest host, defeated Brandon Girtz in this past Friday’s Bellator 197 headliner …read more

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Bellator 197 highlights: The Michael Chandler slam that separated Brandon Girtz's shoulder

Michael Chandler picked up a record-breaking win at Bellator 197 – one that proved painful for opponent Brandon Girtz.
In Friday’s Bellator 197 headliner, former lightweight champion Chandler (18-4 MMA, 15-4 …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Even when asked directly, Michael Chandler won't mention Brent Primus

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – Former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler is trying very, very hard not to give Brent Primus any part of his shine.
After trouncing Brandon Girtz (15-8 MMA, …read more

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Bellator 197 highlights

Check out Bellator 197 highlights for the top action for Friday night’s main card, including Michael Chandler’s win over Brandon Girtz in the main event. …read more

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Bellator 197 Results: Michael Chandler Puts Brandon Girtz to Sleep

It wasn’t the fight he wanted, but former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler made quick work of Brandon Girtz on Friday night. …read more

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Bellator 197 Results: Michael Chandler puts Brandon Girtz to sleep, Baby Slice impresses

Michael Chandler is still next in line for a shot at Brent Primus’ lightweight title.
In the main event of Bellator 197 in St. Charles, Miss., Chandler was supposed to rematch …read more

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Michael Chandler Arm-Triangle Sleeps Brandon Girtz in Bellator 197 Headliner

Former lightweight champion Michael Chandler chokes out Brandon Girtz in the Bellator 197 main event on Friday in St. Charles, Missouri. …read more

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Bellator 197 results and highlights: Chandler puts Girtz to sleep

Check out the results and highlights from Bellator 197, as Missouri’s own Michael Chandler choked out Brandon Girtz in the main event. Bellator 197 just wrapped up from St. Charles, …read more

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Bellator 197 results: Michael Chandler puts Brandon Girtz to sleep with first-round choke

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – Former lightweight champ Michael Chandler didn’t get a chance to win back the belt, so he took out his disappointment on Brandon Girtz.
After some spirited shots …read more

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Twitter reacts to Michael Chandler's submission of Brandon Girtz at Bellator 197

Michael Chandler was hoping for the opportunity to regain the Bellator lightweight title on Friday at Bellator 197. However, he was forced to settle for a win over Brandon Girtz.
After …read more

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Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz Live Stream & Results

We’re just hours away from the Bellator 197 main card. While we await those bouts including the headliner between Michael Chandler and Brandon Girtz, you can catch the live stream …read more

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Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz fight card preview 

Here’s the ins and outs for Friday’s Bellator 197 card, with Michael Chandler takes on Brandon Girtz in the main event. Viacom’s brand of Mixed Martial Arts is back this …read more

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Who ya got?! Fighters predict Michael Chandler vs. Brandon Girtz at Bellator 197

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. – Who will win the Bellator 197 main event between Michael Chandler and Brandon Girtz? Fellow fighters gave us their picks.
Former lightweight champion Chandler (17-4 MMA, 14-4 …read more

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Brandon Girtz eyes title shot with win over Michael Chandler at Bellator 197

A month ago, the possibility that Brandon Girtz could soon be fighting for a Bellator championship was remote.
Over the past five years, he’d carved out a niche for himself as …read more

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Bellator 197 Weigh-in Video & Results: Michael Chandler vs. Brandon Girtz Gets Green Light

Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz got the green light on Thursday after main eventers Michael Chandler and Brandon Girtz hit the mark on the scale. …read more

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Bellator 197 weigh-in video

At the Bellator 197 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in Friday night’s fights will step on the scales Thursday afternoon.
Michael Chandler and Brandon Girtz will have to make the …read more

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5 reasons to watch Bellator 197, where Brandon Girtz could spoil Michael Chandler's plans

Friday’s Bellator 197 fight card features some familiar names along with some names fans could get more accustomed to hearing in the future.
In the main event, two of the more …read more

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Brent Primus who? Bellator 197's Michael Chandler focused on 'scary, dangerous' Brandon Girtz

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. – Michael Chandler has accepted the fact he’s not fighting for the Bellator lightweight title Friday, and that means he’s turned focus completely off champ Brent Primus.
Primus …read more

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Bellator 197's Brandon Girtz on Michael Chandler: 'After I take his soul, I'm in his spot'

Bellator lightweight Brandon Girtz had prepared himself to fight later this year. Then his promoter came calling with a golden opportunity.
“They sent me that, and I had to flip back, …read more

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Posted on April 11, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Bellator's Michael Chandler doesn't think he'll ever get Brent Primus rematch

Former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler’s main plan for Brandon Girtz is hands up, chin down and look for the finish.
After his long-awaited rematch with champ Brent Primus (8-0 MMA, …read more

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Bellator 197: Primus vs. Chandler – April 13

Date: April 13, 2017
Venue: The Family Arena in St. Charles, Missouri
TV: Paramount Network
Main Card: (Paramount Network-9pm et)
155lbs- Michael Chandler (17-4) vs. Brandon Girtz (15-7)
145lbs- AJ McKee (10-0) vs. Justin Lawrence …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Patricio Freire explains why he’s not fighting Michael Chandler at Bellator 197

Michael Chandler will fight Brandon Girtz in the main event of Bellator 197 in St. Charles, Miss., on April 13, but that was not the company’s first backup plan.
Chandler, who …read more

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Michael Chandler vs. Brandon Girtz in the works for Bellator 197 with Brent Primus injured

According to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani, Bellator lightweight champion Brent Primus is out of his April 13 lightweight title defense against Michael Chandler at Bellator 197 due to a knee injury. …read more

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Brent Primus injury sets up Michael Chandler vs. Brandon Girtz as new Bellator 197 headliner

It turns out Michael Chandler will have to wait longer for a second crack at Brent Primus.
Primus (8-0 MMA, 6-0 BMMA), Bellator’s undefeated lightweight champion, has been injured and forced …read more

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Brent Primus injured; Michael Chandler vs. Brandon Girtz in the works for Bellator 197 main event

Bellator lightweight champion Brent Primus has been forced to withdraw from his April 13 title defense against Michael Chandler after suffering an injured knee, MMA Fighting has learned.
As a result, …read more

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