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Carvalho ‘happy’ at Bellator, not eager for UFC jump even if he beats Machida

Former Bellator champion Rafael Carvalho isn’t completely interested in trying the UFC even if he beats their former champion Lyoto Machida at Bellator 213. Former Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Ex-Bellator champ Phil Davis fine with beating 'young lions' like Vadim Nemkov to keep spot in line

Phil Davis’ 23-fight record includes some of the biggest names in MMA, from a former UFC champion in Lyoto Machida to a potential two-division Bellator champion in Ryan Bader.
Since moving …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

‘New’ Rafael Carvalho to welcome Lyoto Machida with ‘utmost cruelty’ at Bellator 213

RIO DE JANEIRO, BrazilRafael Carvalho saw in Lyoto Machida the perfect opportunity to bounce back into the title picture after losing the Bellator middleweight gold to Gegard Mousasi, …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

EXCLUSIVE | Eryk Anders announces he ‘got a new contract’ by taking short-notice Thiago Santos fight

Eryk Anders has had a busy year.
The middleweight fought Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC Fight Night 125 in Brazil in February. He then fought Tim Williams at …read more

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Ex-Bellator champ Rafael Carvalho has card up his sleeve for Lyoto Machida fight in Hawaii

Rafael Carvalho is expecting – and therefore preparing for – the best possible version of Lyoto Machida.
Over the years, though, Carvalho (15-2 MMA, 6-1 BMMA) saw as Machida (24-8 MMA, …read more

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Lyoto Machida Wants Gegard Mousasi Next After Bout With Rafael Carvalho

Fresh off his triumph at Bellator 206, middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi has called for a rematch against one of Bellator MMA’s newest acquisitions in Lyoto Machida. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Machida responds to ‘sour’ Mousasi’s call-out

Lyoto Machida welcomes a rematch with Bellator middleweight champion, Gegard Mousasi. Former UFC champion Lyoto Machida wants no easy fights during his time in Bellator. After accepting to meet …read more

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Vitor Belfort Expresses Interest in Fights With Wanderlei Silva, ‘Rampage’ Jackson, & Chael Sonnen

Retired mixed martial arts bruiser Vitor Belfort expresses interest in three fights. Belfort may have retired after being knocked out by Lyoto Machida earlier this year, but not all retirements …read more

Source:: MMANews

Gegard Mousasi says he’d want ‘a lot of drug testing’ ahead of potential Lyoto Machida rematch

SAN JOSE, Calif. — At Bellator 206 media day, Gegard Mousasi discusses the size discrepancy in his fight with Rory MacDonald, what MacDonald has to lose in the fight, a …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Bellator champ Gegard Mousasi: Rafael Lovato Jr. No. 1 contender, Lyoto Machida next

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Bellator middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi has three fights remaining on his contract after a showdown with welterweight champ Rory MacDonald. And he’s already plotted his future.
Should …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Eryk Anders loves Brazil, loves 'Marreta' Santos matchup, so short-notice bout is 'perfect for me'

SAO PAULO – The first time Eryk Anders headlined a UFC event in Brazil, against former champion Lyoto Machida, he was on the losing end of a decision that he …read more

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