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Ben Askren

EXCLUSIVE Ben Askren’s ONE FC Blog, P...

May 18, 2014Comments off623 Views

In his exclusive blog for MMAWeekly.com leading up to his ONE FC debut, undefeated Ben Askren takes us on the first part of his journey

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ONE FC: Honor & Glory Card Complete wi...

Apr 29, 2014Comments off615 Views

ONE FC: Honor & Glory is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium next month. It will consist of 11 fights with three more bouts announced

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Set for ON...

Apr 07, 2014Comments off712 Views

Ever since it was announced that Ben Askren signed with ONE FC, fight fans have been wondering exactly who matchmaker Matt Hume would find to

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ONE FC Fight Preview Video: Bantamweight Ch...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off562 Views

ONE FC bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes puts his belt on the line against Masakatsu Ueda at ONE FC: Rise of Heroes on May 2 in

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ONE FC: War of Nations Fight Highlights Vid...

Mar 16, 2014Comments off469 Views

Check out the fight highlights from Friday's ONE FC: War of Nations event, where Nobutatsu Suzuki won the welterweight championship.

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ONE FC 14 Results: Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests B...

Mar 14, 2014Comments off667 Views

Nobutatsu Suzuki claimed the inaugural ONE FC world welterweight title in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, beating Brock Larson.

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Fighters React to Ronda Rousey’s UFC ...

Feb 23, 2014Comments off1078 Views

Following the UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann main event on Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, fighters took to Twitter in

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Ben Askren Set to Fight for ONE FC 170-Poun...

Feb 07, 2014Comments off588 Views

Undefeated former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is set to make his ONE FC debut on May 30 contesting the promotion's welterweight championship.

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Brock Larson Says One FC Title Would Be His...

Feb 03, 2014Comments off574 Views

Brock Larson says that winning the One FC welterweight championship would be the crown jewel in his fighting career, and he has no concerns about

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Contemplat...

Jan 08, 2014Comments off521 Views

Undefeated former Bellator champion Ben Askren says that he "definitely thought about" retirement before signing a lucrative two-year, six-fight contract with One FC.

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Undefeated Former Bellator Champion Ben Ask...

Dec 09, 2013Comments off710 Views

As was widely expected, former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren has inked a deal with One FC.

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Joins Evol...

Dec 01, 2013Comments off1025 Views

Undefeated former Bellator champion Ben Askren has joined the Evolve MMA fight team, spurring speculation that he may be considering One FC for his next

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Dana White Bashes Bellator Business Practic...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off579 Views

UFC president Dana White criticized Bellator MMA's business practices and said he has zero interest in signing recently released Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren

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Bellator Allows Undefeated Welterweight Cha...

Nov 14, 2013Comments off549 Views

Bellator MMA on Thursday announced that it has released undefeated welterweight champion Ben Askren. Is he now headed to the UFC and an eventual showdown

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Shameless MMA Radio: Tyler Stinson, Rousima...

Oct 16, 2013Comments off447 Views

Join Shameless MMA as we talk with Strikeforce vet Tyler Stinson and several other guests. Topics include the Rousimar Palhares drama, TUF18 recap, and Ben

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Bellator Would Let Welterweight Champion Be...

Oct 11, 2013Comments off711 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney told ESPN recently that he would let welterweight champion Ben Askren walk away, free and clear, if the UFC would grant

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Bellator Reportedly Ready to Let Welterweig...

Aug 22, 2013Comments off505 Views

It appears that Bellator MMA is ready to let its welterweight champion, Ben Askren, walk away and possibly fight for the UFC.

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Agon Wrestling Targeting First MMA-Style Ev...

Aug 08, 2013Comments off658 Views

As first teased on MMAWeekly.com, promoters are mounting plans to put together a first-of-its-kind wrestling event that will mimic many major MMA shows.

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Bellator 97 Video Highlights Featuring Mich...

Aug 02, 2013Comments off583 Views

Watch the video highlights of Bellator 97 which took place on July 31 at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico

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Bellator 97 Sees Significant TV Ratings Inc...

Aug 01, 2013Comments off447 Views

Like most summer television programming, Bellator’s Summer Series events have struggled to garner much steam in the TV ratings. Bellator 97 on Wednesday night did

Bellator 97 Results: Michael Chandler and B...

Aug 01, 2013Comments off618 Views

Bellator 97 took place Wednesday night at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, N.M., just outside of Albuquerque. It proved to be one

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Bellator 97 Quick Results

Jul 31, 2013Comments off758 Views

Bellator 97 quick results from Wednesday night's show at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, N.M., just outside of Albuquerque.

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Watch the Bellator 97 Video Preview

Jul 31, 2013Comments off699 Views

Check out the Bellator 97 video preview featuring Michael Chandler, Ben Askren, and King Mo Lawal.

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Bellator 97 Weigh-in Results: Chandler and ...

Jul 31, 2013Comments off643 Views

The Bellator 97 weigh-ins have been completed from Stage nightclub at the Santa Ana Star Casino in preparation for Michael Chandler and Ben Askren's title

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Bellator Champ Ben Askren Plans to Take Out...

Jul 30, 2013Comments off431 Views

Ben Askren is arguably the most successful fighter in Bellator's young history, but the growing pains and lack of fights have built a frustration that

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MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Ben Askre...

Jul 30, 2013Comments off545 Views

MMA's Great Debate returns to talk about the fallout from UFC on Fox 8 as well as welcome in Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren and

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Two Title Fights Highlight Bellator 97

Jul 09, 2013Comments off483 Views

Bellator MMA returns to Albuquerque, N.M., on Wednesday, July 31, as the Santa Ana Star Center will play host to two Bellator title fights and

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Ben Askren Defends His Bellator Welterweigh...

May 21, 2013Comments off427 Views

Bellator MMA returns to Albuquerque Wednesday, July 31 as the Santa Ana Star Center will play host to reigning Bellator Welterweight World Champion Ben Askren

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Bellator 86 Sees a Drop in Week-to-Week TV ...

Jan 25, 2013Comments off372 Views

The first Bellator MMA broadcast on Spike set a TV ratings record for the promotion, notching in at an average of 938,000 viewers. Bellator 86

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Bellator 86 Results: Askren Damages Amousso...

Jan 25, 2013Comments off489 Views

Ben Askren makes it looks easy in his third consecutive title defense, while "King Mo" Lawal showed off some of his new Mayweather boxing in