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MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Frankie Edgar Takes Ov...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off672 Views

In a fierce battle for the top spot, Frankie Edgar returns to No. 1 at lightweight, while Chael Sonnen makes a big jump back into

Thiago Santos Steps into Bellator Heavyweig...

Oct 10, 2011Comments off497 Views

Mike Hayes has been forced out of Bellator’s Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament due to injury, according to a statement from Bellator officials on Monday.

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Saunders, Lima Secured Spots in Welterweigh...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off647 Views

There were eight at the start but after Bellator 53 in Miami, Okla., just two men remain in the Bellator Season 5 Welterweight Tournament.

Bellator 55 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off311 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 55 at Cocopah Resort and Casino in Yuma, Arizona, on October 22, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 53 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off316 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 53 at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, on October 8, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Champ Hector Lombard Face Trevor Prangley a...

Oct 04, 2011Comments off449 Views

Reigning Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard will put his 24-fight undefeated streak on the line against former UFC fighter Trevor Prangley.

Bellator 58 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 04, 2011Comments off527 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 58 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, on November 19, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 52 Pulls in Near Strong TV Ratings...

Oct 04, 2011Comments off321 Views

The big boys are still a powerful draw... at least for Bellator. Bellator 52 pulled in strong TV ratings with its heavyweight tournament kicking off.

Big Man Semifinals Set after Quarterfinals ...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off421 Views

The big men settled the quarterfinal round of the Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament at Bellator 52 on Saturday night in Louisiana.

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Bellator 56 Features Askren vs. Hieron Titl...

Oct 01, 2011Comments off455 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Saturday announced that undefeated welterweight champion Ben Askren will put his title on the line against Jay Hieron at Bellator 56

Bellator 56 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 01, 2011Comments off725 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 56 at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas, on October 29, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Bellator 57 Fight Card Rumors

Sep 30, 2011Comments off337 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 57 at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada, on November 12, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Zoia Gurgel vs. Carina Damm Featured at Bel...

Sep 29, 2011Comments off1270 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Thursday announced it will once again travel north of the border to Casino Rama in Ontario for Bellator 57.

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Shinya Aoki Confirms Fight with Eddie Alvar...

Sep 28, 2011Comments off1186 Views

Shinya Aoki talks exclusively with MMAWeekly.com about his next fight, his rematch with Eddie Alvarez and why he's not fighting in the UFC right now.

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MMAWeekly Radio Monday: UFC Champion Domini...

Sep 26, 2011Comments off437 Views

MMAWeekly Radio is back on Monday with UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz leading the way along with Bellator's Alexis Vila. UFC 135 also goes under

MMA Top 10 World Rankings

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jake Ellenberger and J...

Sep 21, 2011Comments off576 Views

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Sept. 21, ranking the Top 10 MMA fighters in each of the seven most widely accepted

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Eddie Alvarez Injured and Out of Bellator 5...

Sep 20, 2011Comments off1290 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has suffered an injury that has forced him out of his upcoming title defense against Michael Chandler.

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MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition: Boetsch, S...

Sep 18, 2011Comments off413 Views

MMAWeekly Radio weekend edition is back with a stacked show as UFC 135's Tim Boetsch, Bellator's Ben Saunders, Mike Ciesnolevicz and MFC owner Mark Pavelich

Bellator 50 Results: Baker, Rogers, Shlemen...

Sep 18, 2011Comments off493 Views

Bryan Baker, Brian Rogers, Alexander Shlemenko, and Vitor Vianna all moved out of the quarterfinal round of the Season 5 Middleweight Tournament at Bellator 50

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Ken Pavia Sells MMA Agents to Paradigm Spor...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off1095 Views

Ken Pavia has sold his company MMA Agents along with his client roster to Paradigm Sports Management, and will now take a new role in

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Brian Rogers Says Who Cares About Mayweathe...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off819 Views

No one can ever accuse Bellator middleweight Brian 'The Predator' Rogers of not speaking his mind.

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Welcome to the New MMAWeekly.com – 10 Yea...

Sep 14, 2011Comments off379 Views

If you’re a follower of MMAWeekly.com, you obviously noticed things look a little different around here. And we think you’ll agree... the changes are

Bellator Season 5 Debut Pulls 386,000 Viewe...

Sep 13, 2011Comments off426 Views

Bellator season 5's latest offering on MTV 2 pulled in a total of 386,000 viewers for the initial and re-broadcast of the show airing from

Bellator Signs Brazilian Bantamweight Prosp...

Sep 13, 2011Comments off504 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships has signed undefeated bantamweight Rodrigo “Ratinho” Lima, according to sources close to the fighter.

Bellator 49 Results: Welterweights Whittled...

Sep 11, 2011Comments off498 Views

Bellator 49 whittled the Season 5 Welterweight Tournament contenders down to four semifinalists, including Chris Lozano, Ben Saunders, Luis Santos, and Douglas Lima.

MFC Champ Douglas Lima Believes He’s ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off551 Views

MFC champion Douglas Lima believes he's got what it takes to roll through Bellator's Season 5 Welterweight Tournament. “I have a title in (MFC), and

Bellator 49 Official Weigh-in Results

Sep 09, 2011Comments off395 Views

The weigh-in for Bellator 49 is complete, with all 18 competitors taking the scale.

Bellator Undercards to Stream on Spike.com;...

Sep 06, 2011Comments off995 Views

Spike.com will begin airing live Bellator undercard fights beginning with Saturday's Bellator 49, is a bigger move of the promotion to the Spike TV network

Hector Lombard Wins Again, Not Waiting Idly...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off1090 Views

Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard may not have an apparent challenger to his title right now, but that’s not keeping Aussie from keeping busy.

With Help from Meditation and Sokoudjou, Je...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off381 Views

Sometimes people get the chance to make themselves great. And sometimes those same people blow that big opportunity. Jesse Taylor was one of those people,