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Bellator 123 Results: Patricio Freire Aveng...

Sep 06, 2014No Comments175 Views

The eleventh season of Bellator MMA kicked off on Friday in Connecticut with the featherweight belt changing hands.

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Bellator 123 Fight Card Finalized With Four...

Jul 22, 2014Comments off225 Views

Bellator will kick-off its eleventh season on Friday with a 14-fight event from Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun headlined by Featherweight Champion Pat Curran against Patricio Pitbull.

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Bellator 116 Results: Heavyweight Tournamen...

Apr 12, 2014Comments off93 Views

Blagoi Ivanov defeated Lavar Johnson to earn a tournament final spot with Alexander Volkov, and Joey Beltran sent Vladimir Matyushenko into retirement on Friday night.

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For Lavar Johnson, It’s Bellator Heav...

Apr 11, 2014Comments off139 Views

Lavar Johnson has decided his body has been through enough. He heads into Bellator 116 with his mind set on earning a shot at the

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Watch the Bellator 116: Johnson vs. Ivanov ...

Apr 10, 2014Comments off66 Views

Check out the Bellator 116 weigh-ins streaming live Thursday at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT from Temecula, Calif., on MMAWeekly.com.

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Bellator 111 Results: Eduardo Dantas Retain...

Mar 07, 2014Comments off81 Views

Bellator 111 took place on Friday night at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla. and featured the opening round of the Bellator Season 10

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Bellator 111 Features Bantamweight Title Fi...

Jan 09, 2014Comments off132 Views

The Bellator MMA Bantamweight World Title will be on the line live on Spike TV from the WinStar World Casino on Friday, March 7 as

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Lavar Johnson Getting a Fresh Start, Aims f...

Oct 04, 2013Comments off100 Views

Lavar Johnson has suffered through a lot of ups and downs recently, but sees his spot in the Bellator heavyweight tournament as a fresh start.

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Lavar Johnson Receives Nine-Month Suspensio...

Mar 22, 2013Comments off81 Views

Lavar Johnson, following a drug test revealing an elevated ratio of testosterone to epitestosterone, has been suspended for nine months and released from his UFC

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Lavar Johnson Fails UFC 157 Drug Test, Face...

Mar 20, 2013Comments off163 Views

The drug test results from UFC 157 in Anaheim, Calif., have returned with heavyweight Lavar Johnson testing positive for a banned substance.

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Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson Official f...

Dec 19, 2012Comments off56 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday confirmed Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson for the UFC 157 fight card, and also announced a new fight for TUF Live

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Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson Verbally A...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off145 Views

Since Brendan Schaub and Lavar Johnson didn't get to fight at UFC on Fox 5, they'll face off instead at UFC 157 in Anaheim.

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Lavar Johnson Out of UFC on Fox 5, Brendan ...

Nov 29, 2012Comments off128 Views

Dana White's warning for fighters to tone it down is safe for the main card of UFC on Fox 5, but one of the top

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UFC 146 Results: Struve Puts Johnson Away Q...

May 26, 2012Comments off26 Views

Late replacements and last minute changes don't seem to bother Stefan Struve who made short work of Lavar Johnson ending the fight early in the

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UFC 146 Pre-fight Press Conference Video: D...

May 24, 2012Comments off93 Views

Kicking off the UFC 146 all-heavyweight main card on Saturday night, Shane Del Rosario, Stipe Miocic, Stefan Struve, and Lavar Johnson were part of the

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Lavar Johnson: ‘I Can’t Be Afra...

May 23, 2012Comments off45 Views

"I can't be afraid of anybody in the UFC or what am I doing here?" Such is the attitude of Lavar Johnson, who stepped up

UFC 146 Play-by-Play: Stefan Struve vs. Lav...

May 20, 2012Comments off42 Views

UFC 146: dos Santos vs. Mir play-by-play of Stefan Struve vs. Lavar Johnson.

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Mark Hunt Out, Lavar Johnson in at UFC 146

May 17, 2012Comments off43 Views

Mark Hunt is out and Lavar Johnson is in at next week's UFC 146 in Las Vegas.

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UFC on Fox 3 Results: Lavar Johnson Upsets ...

May 05, 2012Comments off43 Views

It didn’t take long for the big boys at UFC on Fox 3 – Lavar “Big” Johnson and Pat “HD” Barry – to get to

UFC on Fox 3 Play-by-Play: Pat Barry vs. La...

May 01, 2012Comments off50 Views

UFC on Fox 3: Diaz vs. Miller play-by-play of Pat Barry vs. Lavar Johnson on Saturday, May 5 in New Jersey.

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Diaz vs. Miller Set as UFC on Fox 3 Main Ev...

Feb 02, 2012Comments off44 Views

The UFC on Fox 3 card now has its main event along with a heavyweight battle that has fireworks written all over it.

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UFC on Fox 2 Preliminary Fighters Nab Bonus...

Jan 28, 2012Comments off68 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to the Windy City on Saturday night for UFC on Fox 2, but it was all preliminary card fighters that

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Lavar Johnson Had Some Jitters in the Back,...

Jan 28, 2012Comments off30 Views

Lavar 'Big' Johnson successfully made his transition from Strikeforce to the UFC with a knockout win over Joey Beltran on Saturday night.

UFC on Fox 2 Play-by-Play: Joey Beltran vs....

Jan 24, 2012Comments off39 Views

UFC on Fox 2: Evans vs. Davis play-by-play for Joey Beltran vs. Lavar Johnson on Saturday, Jan. 28, in Chicago.

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Joey Beltran vs. Lavar Johnson at UFC on Fo...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off104 Views

The latest UFC on Fox show has added a heavyweight bout pitting heavy hitter Joey Beltran against former Strikeforce fighter Lavar Johnson.

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Strikeforce Challengers 19: Lavar Johnson R...

Sep 23, 2011Comments off28 Views

Lavar Johnson is ready for a good old-fashined slugfest at Strikeforce Challengers 19 on Friday night.

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Strikeforce Challengers 19 Features Larkin ...

Aug 17, 2011Comments off44 Views

Strikeforce Challengers returns to the Palms Casino in Las Vegas on Sept. 23 and features a light heavyweight bout between Lorenz Larkin and Virgil Zwicker.

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Jul 17, 2011Comments off43 Views

Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal, Mike Dolce and Lavar Johnson highlight this episode of MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition

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Feb 12, 2011Comments off24 Views

Shane Del Rosario talks with Showtime Sports about his win over Lavar "Big" Johnson at Strikeforce's Heavyweight Tournament.

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Feb 12, 2011Comments off65 Views

Three Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix alternate fights resulted in three finishes with Shane Del Rosario, Chad Griggs and Valentijn Overeem all coming away with wins.