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Bellator 85 Pulls Biggest TV Ratings in Pro...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off981 Views

It was almost a given that Bellator MMA would draw much better TV ratings with its move from MTV2 over to Spike TV, but now

Michael Chandler Shines, Curran Wins Split ...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off1282 Views

Bellator's debut show on Spike TV ended up as an almost flawless performance with both Michael Chandler and Pat Curran retaining their titles, while Renato

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Saffiedine, Chand...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off3486 Views

After a day off, MMAWeekly Radio returns with a stacked show for Thursday with guests including Tarec Saffiedine, Michael Chandler, Rick Hawn and Javier Vazquez.

Michael Chandler Poised to Become the New F...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off1142 Views

Michael Chandler isn't satisfied with a win unless it comes along with the roar of a crowd and people literally sitting on the edge of

Spike Officials Pleased with Bellator 360 T...

Jan 04, 2013Comments off841 Views

Bellator 360 marked the launch of Bellator programming on its new television home, and Spike TV officials are pleased with the ratings the show's first

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Bellator 67 Chandler vs. Gono Highlights Vi...

May 06, 2012Comments off573 Views

Check out video highlights from Friday night's Bellator 67: Chandler vs. Gono in Canada.

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Bellator 67 Moment – Michael Chandler Kno...

May 06, 2012Comments off759 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler solidified his position atop the promotion with a blistering knockout of Japanese MMA veteran Akihiro Gono.

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Bellator 67 Results: Chandler Crushes Gono,...

May 04, 2012Comments off705 Views

Michael Chandler needed less than one minute to put away veteran fighter Akihiro Gono, while Bryan Baker surprised just about everyone with his performance over

‘Old Man’ Akihiro Gono Ready to...

May 03, 2012Comments off1241 Views

At 37 years of age, Akihiro Gono knows what his role in the sport of MMA is these days, but he's not afraid to back

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Bellator 67 Weigh-ins Live Video Today at 5...

May 03, 2012Comments off519 Views

Watch the Bellator 67 weigh-ins live on MMAWeekly.com Thursday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT.

MMAWeekly Radio Tues: Alan Belcher, Michael...

May 01, 2012Comments off1430 Views

UFC on Fox 3 fighter Alan Belcher, Bellator champ Michael Chandler and Miami Heat forward Mike Miller highlight MMAWeekly Radio for Tuesday's show.

Chandler vs. Gono Tops Bellator 67 Fight Ca...

Apr 06, 2012Comments off861 Views

Bellator on Friday officially announced lightweight champion Michael Chandler’s first title defense. He will defend against Akihiro Gono at Bellator 67 on May 4.

Why Is Akihiro Gono Fighting Michael Chandl...

Apr 05, 2012Comments off2011 Views

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney explains why Akihiro Gono is getting the chance to fight Michael Chandler at Bellator 67 in a super fight main event.

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Lloyd Woodard Would Consider it an Honor to...

Apr 03, 2012Comments off737 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

Michael Chandler Faces Akihiro Gono at Bell...

Mar 07, 2012Comments off898 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler will get back in action for the first time since capturing the belt when he faces former UFC fighter Akihiro

Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez

Bellator Champ Michael Chandler’s Ups...

Feb 11, 2012Comments off696 Views

There were a lot of doubters when Michael Chandler challenged Eddie Alvarez, but the new Bellator champ never questioned that he would win the tournament

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Bellator 58 TV Ratings Rocket to Season Hig...

Nov 22, 2011Comments off879 Views

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

MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday: Benson Henderson, ...

Nov 22, 2011Comments off907 Views

Tuesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio features interviews with UFC contender Benson Henderson, new Bellator champ Michael Chandler and UFC bantamweight Darren Uyenoyama.

Bellator 58 Results: Chandler and Alvarez H...

Nov 20, 2011Comments off439 Views

Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez did their part to give Bellator Fighting Championships their own personal Griffin vs. Bonnar on Saturday night.

Michael Chandler vs. Eddie Alvarez Full Fig...

Nov 20, 2011Comments off1024 Views

Watch the full epic fight between Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez from Bellator 58

Bellator 58 Weigh-In Results

Nov 18, 2011Comments off577 Views

Bellator 58 is officially a go with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and challenger Michael Chandler making weight on Friday.

Eddie Alvarez vs. Michael Chandler Re-Sched...

Oct 12, 2011Comments off881 Views

An injury forced Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez out of his Oct 15 bout against Michael Chandler, but it appears it was only a one

Eddie Alvarez Injured and Out of Bellator 5...

Sep 20, 2011Comments off1413 Views

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

Lightweight Champ Eddie Alvarez Faces Micha...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off815 Views

After a spectacular run through the Bellator Season 4 Lightweight Tournament, Michael Chandler earned a world title shot at Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez. The two

Bellator 44 Rockets To Season’s Best ...

May 17, 2011Comments off563 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships hit a Season 4 peak in TV ratings with Saturday night’s Bellator 44 on MTV2. The promotion’s latest event drew an average

Bellator 44 Results: Michael Chandler Earns...

May 15, 2011Comments off1369 Views

Michael Chandler earned $100,000 and a shot at Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez on Saturday night, while Hector Lombard moved his winning streak to 18 with

Ben Askren Rolls at Bellator 40; Hieron and...

Apr 10, 2011Comments off718 Views

Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren dominated in a non-title bout at Bellator 40, while welterweight Jay Hieron and lightweight Michael Chandler moved on to the