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Olympic Hopeful Shawn Bunch Signs with Bell...

Jun 18, 2012Comments off592 Views

On Monday, Bellator Fighting Championships announced the signing of former Olympic hopeful wrestler Shawn Bunch to an exclusive deal with the promotion.

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Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley Signs with ...

Jun 15, 2012Comments off1001 Views

It didn't take Paul 'Semtex' Daley long to find a new home following his release from Strikeforce just a few days ago.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Mighty Mouse Moves Up,...

Jun 13, 2012Comments off863 Views

Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson made a move up to No. 2 with his win over Ian McCall, making his title showdown with Joseph Benavidez a

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Martin Kampmann Rocket...

Jun 06, 2012Comments off671 Views

Just as he's rocketing into UFC title contention, Martin Kampmann is also rocketing up the welterweight division of the MMAWeekly.com World Top 10 MMA Rankings.

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Bellator Signs Wayward Heavyweight Brett Ro...

Jun 05, 2012Comments off567 Views

Former Strikeforce and Elite XC heavyweight Brett Rogers has signed with Bellator Fighting Championships and will debut for the promotion on June 22 at Bellator

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Junior dos Santos Main...

May 30, 2012Comments off1062 Views

Junior dos Santos dominated Frank Mir at UFC 146 on Saturday night, maintaining his stranglehold on the top spot in the heavyweight Top 10.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Daniel Cormier and Kor...

May 23, 2012Comments off831 Views

Daniel Cormier and Chan Sung Jung scored the biggest wins of their careers, earning each a big jump up in the World MMA Top 10

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King Mo Had a Dream… and Now It’s C...

May 10, 2012Comments off722 Views

Just a few short weeks ago, Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal was living a nightmare; now, he's living the dream.

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King Mo Signs with Bellator… and TNA ...

May 10, 2012Comments off1382 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal has found a new home; err, make that new homes.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Georges St-Pierre Out,...

May 09, 2012Comments off891 Views

With Georges St-Pierre on the sidelines, no scheduled fight in sight, Carlos Condit takes over the No. 1 spot in the welterweight World MMA Top

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Bellator’s Road to the Championship (...

Apr 30, 2012Comments off759 Views

Sean Wheelock is joined by broadcast partner Jimmy Smith and Manny Rodriguez to review the featherweight tournament, and to breakdown the final between Daniel Straus

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Bellator’s Road to the Championship (...

Apr 30, 2012Comments off464 Views

Rick Hawn joins the broadcast team to discuss his two knockout wins in the 155-pound tournament and to preview his season six lightweight tournament final

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Bellator’s Road to the Championship (...

Apr 30, 2012Comments off343 Views

Longtime MMA veteran and MMA Uncensored Live co-host Nate Quarry stops by to look back at the season six middleweight tournament, and to breakdown the

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Bellator’s Road to the Championship (...

Apr 30, 2012Comments off305 Views

Sean Wheelock is joined by broadcast partner Jimmy Smith as well as Manny Rodriguez and Nate Quarry to recap the first round of the bantamweight

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Falcao vs. Spang Winner to Face Alexander S...

Apr 25, 2012Comments off670 Views

Bellator's philosophy after the defection of middleweight champion Hector Lombard to the UFC? The show must go on. And the show will go on in

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jon Jones Maintains St...

Apr 25, 2012Comments off712 Views

With his win over Rashad Evans at UFC 145, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones maintains his stranglehold on the top spot at 205 pounds.

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Bellator Champ Hector Lombard Jumps to the ...

Apr 24, 2012Comments off2237 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships is losing one its champions. Middleweight titleholder Hector Lombard is jumping ship to the UFC.

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Will Free Agency Take Both Eddie Alvarez an...

Apr 06, 2012Comments off735 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney updates the contract situations of former champion Eddie Alvarez as well as middleweight champion Hector Lombard.

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Bellator’s Bjorn Rebney: Spike TV Wro...

Apr 04, 2012Comments off609 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships may not be officially moving to Spike TV until 2013, but the plans and preparations are already in motion for the MMA

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Bellator Developing Reality Show for Spike ...

Apr 03, 2012Comments off676 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships will soon be in the reality TV business, and they've hired an 8-time Emmy award winner to lead the charge.

Lloyd Woodard

Lloyd Woodard Would Consider it an Honor to...

Apr 03, 2012Comments off665 Views

After a bone-breaking finish of Patricky Freire at Bellator 62, Lloyd Woodard says he'd consider it an honor to crack Rick Hawn upside his head

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Invicta FC’s Inaugural Event to Strea...

Mar 28, 2012Comments off1370 Views

Invicta FC's inaugural all-women's event is set to stream free, online on the promotion's website.

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MMAWeekly Radio Wed: Bellator’s Bjorn...

Mar 28, 2012Comments off966 Views

It's Bellator day on MMAWeekly Radio as CEO Bjorn Rebney and lightweight Lloyd 'Cupcake' Woodard join the show, as well as debate about the King

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Bellator 62 Moment: Rick Hawn’s TKO (...

Mar 24, 2012Comments off557 Views

For former American Olympic Judo team member Rick Hawn, the question going into his Season 6 Lightweight Quarterfinal fight with Ricardo Tirloni at Bellator 62

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Bellator 62 Lloyd Woodard vs Patricky Pitbu...

Mar 24, 2012Comments off787 Views

If you missed it on Friday night, check out the full Bellator 62 main event fight between Lloyd Woodard and Patricky "Pitbull" Freire and the

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Bellator 62 Results: Lightweights Advance; ...

Mar 24, 2012Comments off510 Views

Bellator's Season 6 lightweight tournament fighters moved one step closer to a shot at Michael Chandler, while Eric Prindle won a heavyweight title shot without

Watch the Bellator 62 Weigh-ins Streaming L...

Mar 22, 2012Comments off530 Views

Tune in to MMAWeekly.com at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT on Thursday for a live video stream of the Bellator 62 weigh-ins.

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Brian Foster Unable to Get Medically Cleare...

Mar 22, 2012Comments off559 Views

Bellator's upcoming welterweight tournament has undergone a late change as Brian Foster will be unable to compete on the card and will be replaced by

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Heavyweight Tourney Finale Heads Bellator 6...

Mar 19, 2012Comments off611 Views

It’s official. Bellator has moved its Heavyweight Tournament finals to Bellator 62 at Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas this Friday night.

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Zach Makovsky Says UFC Has a Lot of Great F...

Mar 18, 2012Comments off728 Views

It's a common misconception that the UFC is the only MMA promotion with any top notch fighters, and Bellator bantamweight champion Zach Makovsky knows this