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Bellator Gives Rory MacDonald 30-Day Extension For Grand Prix Final

After Rory MacDonald beat Neiman Gracie in the semi-finals of the Welterweight Grand Prix, the expectation was that the finals would happen in September. Yet, after the fight, the champion …read more

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Rory MacDonald Shuts Down September Return

Rory MacDonald came away on the winning end of his semi-final bout against Neiman Gracie at Bellator 222, putting him in line to fight Douglas Lima in the finals of …read more

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Bellator 222 Fight Highlights: Lyoto Machida KO sends Chael Sonnen into retirement

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Bellator 222 featured welterweight champion Rory MacDonald putting the first loss on Neiman Gracie’s previously spotless record, as he defended his belt and moved on to …read more

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Rory MacDonald reveals timeline to return for Douglas Lima rematch

Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald needs some time off.
Following back-to-back training camps and 10 rounds spent in the cage with Jon Fitch and Neiman Gracie, MacDonald wants to take a …read more

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Bellator 222 video recap: MacDonald successfully defends against Gracie

Rory MacDonald won a unanimous decision over Neiman Gracie to keep his welterweight title in the Bellator 222 main event. Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie from Bellator 222’s main event …read more

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MacDonald beats Gracie, will face Lima next

Rory MacDonald earned a unanimous decision over Neiman Gracie in Friday’s welterweight championship main event of Bellator 222 at Madison Square Garden. MacDonald will face Douglas Lima next in the …read more

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Rory MacDonald defeats Neiman Gracie and Lyoto Machida retires Chael Sonnen at Bellator 222

The Bellator MMA cage was in New York City on Friday where Madison Square Garden played host to Bellator 222: MacDonald vs. Gracie. The 18-fight card featured two title …read more

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Bellator 222 Highlights: Rory MacDonald Thwarts Neiman Gracie

Rory MacDonald is moving on to the finals in the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix. MacDonald put his 170-pound gold on the line against Neiman Gracie earlier tonight (June 14). …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Bellator 222 results: Champ Rory MacDonald decisions Neiman Gracie, moves into tourney final

For someone who sounded like he had one foot out the door after his last fight, Rory MacDonald sure looked like someone who still has his heart into fighting on …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Bellator 222 | Pros react to Rory MacDonald beating Neiman Gracie to retain welterweight title

In the main event of Bellator 222, Rory MacDonald was looking to defend his welterweight title against undefeated jiu-jitsu star, Neiman Gracie. It was also the semi-finals of the welterweight …read more

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Rory MacDonald Thwarts Neiman Gracie, Retains Welterweight Title at Bellator 222

Rory MacDonald looked like his old self. It was an unfortunate development for Neiman Gracie. …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Bellator 222 results: Rory MacDonald retains title with strong showing against Neiman Gracie

Any questions about Rory MacDonald’s future were answered on Friday night as he retained his Bellator welterweight title with a strong five round performance to hand Neiman Gracie his first …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Pros react to MacDonald’s win over Gracie at Bellator 222

Rory MacDonald defended his belt against Neiman Gracie at Bellator 222. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the fight. Despite his legendary last name, Neiman Gracie could not find an …read more

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Bellator 222 results: MacDonald wins decision over Gracie

Rory MacDonald defeated Neiman Gracie to keep his welterweight belt in the Bellator 222 Grand Prix main event. The top of the Bellator 222 main card just concluded with …read more

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Twitter reacts to Rory MacDonald's title defense against Neiman Gracie at Bellator 222

Rory MacDonald kept his Bellator welterweight title and advances to the finals of the welterweight grand prix on Friday when he defeated Neiman Gracie in the Bellator 222 headliner.
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Bellator 222 Results: Rory MacDonald defeats Neiman Gracie (Highlights)

The Bellator welterweight title was up for grabs in the main event of Bellator 222, as reigning champion Rory MacDonald squared off with Neiman Gracie.
Rory MacDonald was making a quick …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Bellator 222 live blog: Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie

This is the Bellator 222 live blog for Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie, a Bellator welterweight title fight at Friday’s Bellator event at Madison Square Garden in New York.
MacDonald, who …read more

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Bellator 222 betting odds: MacDonald favored over Gracie

Check out the betting odds for tonight’s Bellator 222 card, where Rory MacDonald is favored to defend his welterweight belt against Neiman Gracie in the GP main event. The stacked …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Neiman Gracie calls Rory MacDonald ‘tough,’ but is not impressed

Neiman Gracie feels ready to take Rory MacDonald’s belt at Bellator 222, on June 14. The next Bellator welterweight title challenger, Neiman Gracie, feels ready to take Rory MacDonald’s belt …read more

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Daily Debate results: Who would you rather see fight Douglas Lima in the Bellator tourney finals?

Friday night’s Bellator 222 main event between Rory MacDonald and Neiman Gracie isn’t just a battle for MacDonald’s Bellator welterweight championship.
Indeed, when the popular Canadian and the up-and-comer with one …read more

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Bellator 222: Time for MacDonald to show he has fight left in him

Rory MacDonald faces questions as he defends his Bellator welterweight championship on Friday against Neiman Gracie, headlining a big show at Madison Square Garden. …read more

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VIDEO: Rory MacDonald feels he’s entered ‘new chapter’ after addressing doubts in last bout

NEW YORK CITY – Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald discusses his upcoming title defense against Neiman Gracie at Bellator 222, his recent controversial comments questioning his future in the sport, …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Rory MacDonald Unsure Why Jon Fitch Is Backup Option For Bellator 222

Some uncertainty concerning the Bellator 222 main event arose earlier this morning. Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald is set to defend his title against Neiman Gracie in the main event …read more

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Jon Fitch on standby in case Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie falters

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Rory MacDonald, Jon Fitch fight to majority draw at Bellator 220: Best photos

NEW YORK – After a heartbreaking majority draw against Rory MacDonald at Bellator 220, Jon Fitch may have …read more

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Jon Fitch Serving As Backup Fighter At Bellator 222

In the main event of Bellator 222, the welterweight title is on the line as Rory MacDonald looks to defend it against Neiman Gracie. There, the winner will also advance …read more

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Bellator 222 Q&A with Neiman Gracie: 'I believe it's my destiny to be champion'

On Friday night at Bellator 222, Neiman Gracie will challenge Rory MacDonald for the welterweight title in the semifinals of the promotion’s grand prix.
If victorious, not only will the 30-year-old …read more

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Neiman Gracie carries family legacy into Bellator 222 title fight with Rory MacDonald

When it comes to his fourth-round submission win over Ed Ruth at Bellator 213, welterweight Neiman Gracie is not only happy with the win, but also pleased the fight went …read more

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Posted on June 10, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Bellator 222: Make your predictions for Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie

We want your predictions for Friday’s Bellator 222 event in New York.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

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Neiman Gracie predicts ‘flying armbar’ finish of Rory MacDonald

Neiman Gracie is confident he will submit Rory MacDonald, but offered a tongue-and-cheek response on the particular submission. Neiman Gracie has an ambitious outcome for his Bellator Welterweight Grand Prix …read more

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Posted on June 6, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Neiman Gracie, Jordan Johnson, Kevin Tiller

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guests Neiman Gracie, Jordan Johnson and Kevin Tiller.
Gracie challenges Rory MacDonald for the welterweight title at …read more

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Bellator 222 headliner changed from Lyoto Machida vs Chael Sonnen to Rory MacDonald vs Neiman Gracie welterweight title bout

On June 14, Bellator MMA heads back to Madison Square Garden for their second visit with Bellator 222 and it could very be argued as the promotion’s best card ever …read more

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Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie to headline Bellator 222

A championship bout will close out Bellator 222.
Officials confirmed Tuesday that Rory MacDonald’s welterweight title defense against unbeaten challenger Neiman Gracie will headline Bellator 222, with a light heavyweight bout …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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MacDonald vs. Gracie to headline Bellator 222 over Sonnen vs. Machida

Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie will feature as the new main event for Bellator 222. There’s been a change of schedule for Bellator 222: Sonnen vs. Machida.
Now formerly Bellator …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Rory MacDonald vs. Neiman Gracie – not Lyoto Machida vs. Chael Sonnen – is Bellator 222's main event

The bulk of the hype leading into Bellator’s return to New York’s Madison Square Garden has been geared towards the matchup between former UFC light heavyweight championLyoto Machida and longtime …read more

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Neiman Gracie says his family is ‘coming back to take the gold’

Should Neiman Gracie complete his quest to become a Bellator champion, it could signal the start of a return to glory for martial arts’ most famous family.
The latest in a …read more

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Posted on May 27, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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