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MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jim Miller Clawing Bac...

Jan 25, 2012Comments off730 Views

Jim Miller, with his recent comeback victory over Melvin Guillard at UFC on FX 1, is clawing his way back up the MMAWeekly.com World MMA

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Bellator 61 Fight Card Rumors

Jan 19, 2012Comments off599 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 61 on March 16, 2012, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Bellator 60 Fight Card Rumors

Jan 19, 2012Comments off694 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 60 on March 9, 2012, in Hammond, Indiana, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Bellator 61 Fight Card Laid Out; Joe Warren...

Jan 19, 2012Comments off975 Views

Bellator Season 5 Featherweight Tournament winner Pat Curran has been anxiously awaiting a date with champion Joe Warren... and now he has one.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Vitor Belfort & R...

Jan 18, 2012Comments off719 Views

Vitor Belfort and Rousimar Palhares, with impressive performances at UFC 142 Rio, staked their claims in the MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Cris Cyborg Exiled

Jan 11, 2012Comments off1290 Views

There may not be a lot of changes to the World Top 10 MMA Rankings this week, but there sure is a big one with

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Johny Hendricks Crashe...

Jan 04, 2012Comments off734 Views

Johny Hendricks not only sent Jon Fitch crashing to the canvas at UFC 141 on Friday night, he also crashed into the Top 10 rankings!

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Masakatsu Ueda Welcomes Whatever Challenge ...

Dec 25, 2011Comments off819 Views

He may not be the Bellator bantamweight champion, but Masakatsu Ueda may enter the promotion on day one as the most highly decorated fighter in

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Iron Nakamura Believes Bellator’s Ban...

Dec 24, 2011Comments off613 Views

Hiroshi 'Iron' Nakamura is excited to test himself against the best bantamweights in the world, and he believes those fights will take place in Bellator,

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Strikeforce Outcomes D...

Dec 22, 2011Comments off2207 Views

Despite impressive performances by Gilbert Melendez and Cris "Cyborg" Santos, this week's Top 10 rankings stand pat.

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Bellator Signs Two Top Japanese Bantamweigh...

Dec 17, 2011Comments off502 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Saturday announced it has added two dynamic bantamweights in Masakatsu Ueda and Hiroshi Nakamura.

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Bellator Season 6 Bantam Tourney Shaping Up

Dec 16, 2011Comments off406 Views

Bellator's Season 6 bantamweight tournament is starting to take shape as the promotion prepares for a move to Friday nights on MTV2.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Frank Mir Making a Mov...

Dec 14, 2011Comments off678 Views

Frank Mir, with his arm-breaking submission of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, made a move up the heavyweight ranks of the World Top 10 MMA Rankings.

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Bellator 59 Results: Dantas Wins Shot at Ti...

Nov 27, 2011Comments off424 Views

Bellator 59 hosted the Season 5 bantamweight finals, which were decided; the heavyweight finals, which were not; and the second retirement of Kurt Pellegrino.

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Bellator 59 Weigh-in Results: Two Tourney F...

Nov 26, 2011Comments off1164 Views

The Bellator 59 weigh-ins solidified the roster for Saturday night's event in Atlantic City, N.J., which includes two tournament finals and UFC veteran Kurt Pellegrino.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Faber Makes a Big Jump

Nov 23, 2011Comments off534 Views

Urijah Faber jumped up the bantamweight rankings with his UFC 139 victory over Brian Bowles, becoming the No. 1 contender to champion Dominick Cruz.

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Bellator 58 TV Ratings Rocket to Season Hig...

Nov 22, 2011Comments off748 Views

Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler fueled Bellator 58 to season-high TV ratings for the promotion.

Watch Bellator 58 Prelims Live on MMAWeekly...

Nov 17, 2011Comments off418 Views

Watch the Saturday, Nov. 19, Bellator 58 preliminary bouts streaming LIVE on MMAWeekly.com beginning at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT, courtesy of Viacom and Bellator.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: dos Santos Takes Top S...

Nov 16, 2011Comments off474 Views

Crushing Cain Velasquez at UFC on Fox, Junior dos Santos blasted his way to the top stop in the heavyweight rankings; plus we've added an

Bellator 57 Results: Douglas Lima and Alexa...

Nov 13, 2011Comments off765 Views

Douglas Lima and Alexander Shlemenko both were the big tournament winners at Bellator 57.

Bellator 57 Official Weigh-in Results

Nov 11, 2011Comments off358 Views

Full, official weigh-in results from Bellator 57 in Ontario, Canada.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Welcome Renan Barão!

Nov 09, 2011Comments off821 Views

With a blistering performance against Brad Pickett at UFC 138, Renan Barão finally breaks into the MMA Top 10 rankings.

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Pat Curran vs Joe Warren in Bellator Early ...

Nov 08, 2011Comments off809 Views

An injury to Patricio 'Pitbull' Freire has opened up a slot for Pat Curran to step in and face Bellator featherweight champ Joe Warren in

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Bellator Targets February for Alvarez vs. A...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off618 Views

If Eddie Alvarez can get past Mike Chandler, he might get the chance to avenge his last loss against Shinya Aoki as soon as February.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Cerrone and Askren Arr...

Nov 02, 2011Comments off727 Views

Following stellar performances this past weekend, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and Ben Askren finally cracked the MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings.

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Bellator Signs Former UFC Fighter Brian Fos...

Nov 01, 2011Comments off624 Views

Former UFC welterweight Brian Foster has inked a new deal to compete in Bellator Fighting Championships and he's gunning for Ben Askren.

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Bellator to Zoila Gurgel ‘We’re...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off685 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney talks about Zoila Gurgel's recent knee injury and the promotion's commitment to make sure she gets healthy again.

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Do Not Pass Go: Dana White says UFC isnR...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off543 Views

Dana White responds to claims that the UFC is somehow a monopoly in the world of MMA, and says look no further than Viacom's recent

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Bellator Champ Ben Askren on Jay Hieron: &#...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off597 Views

It's pretty safe to say that Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is not much of a fan of his upcoming opponent Jay Hieron.

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Report: Viacom Purchases Bellator Fighting ...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off1199 Views

In a major move to solidify their future in mixed martial arts, Viacom, parent company of Spike TV, has purchased a controlling interest in Bellator