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Alex Lohore Raises the Bar at Bellator London

Toby Clarke catches up with Alex ‘Da Kid’ Lohore, who is living up to the hype – perfect timing and an accurate right hand was all he needed to earn the TKO victory inside the SSE arena at Bellator 179. Two and a half years into his professional career and Alex Lohore is already making […]

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Kimbo Slice vs James Thompson – Elite XC

Bellator is back in London for Bellator 179 later on tonight – you can watch all the action live on Spike TV – but it’s not the first time the promotion has visited the UK capitol. The July/Aug 2016 issue of MMA Uncaged magazine featured Paul Daley and celebrated Bellator 158 taking place at the […]

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Chael Sonnen v Tito Ortiz to Headline Bellator 170

Three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen will come up against former UFC light-heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz at Bellator 170, which is due to take place on January 21 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. When he signed with Bellator in September, Sonnen made it known that he planned on launching into a “legends ass-kicking tour” […]

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Bellator MMA Coming to Dublin This December

Bellator MMA is heading to Dublin with a new event on December 16 after the Scott Coker-led promotion announced that it is set for action at the heart of Dublin’s docklands. “Bellator 169: King Mo vs. Ishii” emanates from the state of the art 3Arena, and will be headlined by a heavyweight contest between “King […]

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Bellator Announces First Ever Friday-Saturday Doubleheader

Bellator MMA has announced the promotion’s first ever Friday/Saturday doubleheader event. The first night of entertainment will include a bantamweight world title rematch that pits current division champion Eduardo Dantas (18-4) against dangerous former two division champion Joe Warren (14-5). This bout will join a previously announced featherweight clash between A.J. McKee (5-0) and Emmanuel […]

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Djamil Chan Moved up to Main Card of Bellator 161

Djamil Chan has been given the chance to fight in front of a bigger audience following his first knockout win in the Bellator cage. Chan (12-2) made his debut with the Bellator promotion, claiming a first round knockout victory over Richard Patishnock on the preliminary card of Bellator 153. He will now come up against […]

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Chael Sonnen to Make MMA Return with Bellator

Chael Sonnen is making a return to MMA action having signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator. Sonnen will be making his first appearance in almost three years (November 2013) when he suffered defeat at the hands of Rashad Evans at the UFC 167 event. In his statement, Sonnen explained: “I’m consistently blown away by the […]

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Michael Chandler to Defend Title Against Benson Henderson at Bellator 163

Bellator have announced that Michael Chandler will defend his lightweight belt at Bellator 163 where he will face former UFC champion Benson Henderson. The promotion said that both Chandler (15-3) and Henderson (24-6) have been eyeing up the fight for some time and will deservedly headline the event. “Iron” Michael Chandler will look to defend […]

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Bellator 161 Main Card Completed with Derek Campos v Djamil Chan

A lightweight contest between Derek Campos and Djamil Chan has completed the main card of Bellator 161: Kongo v Johnson at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, Texas, on September 16. The fight will join a main card featuring the main event heavyweight contest between Cheick Kongo and Tony Johnson, along with a bantamweight fight […]

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Brandon Girtz Targets Bellator Return after Nine Months Out

Bellator lightweight Brandon Girtz is targeting a return to Bellator action in autumn against Josh Thomson after recovering from ACL surgery. Girtz underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL six months ago and already has a target return in mind, he said: “Josh Thomson is definitely a name I’m gunning for when I come back […]

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Kimbo Slice son Kevin Ferguson Jr to Fight on Bellator Card

The eldest son of late fighting star Kimbo Slice, Kevin Ferguson Jr., is set to make his professional MMA debut next month in a Bellator show. In March this year, Ferguson won his first amateur fight with a stoppage in just 83 seconds and now, less than three months on from his father’s passing, the […]

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Bellator 158: Douglas Lima Beats Paul Daley to Secure Title Shot

Returning Brazilian welterweight Douglas Lima has landed a shot at the welterweight title after Saturday night’s win over home fighter Paul Daley in London. Lima’s shot at the title will also see him rematch with champion Andrey Koreshkov thanks to his dominating display over Daley on Bellator’s UK debut at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday […]