While the UFC’s last-second headlining switch left the bantamweight division static, there was a small move in the 170-pound ranks, as Ben Askren is now the ONE FC welterweight champion. 94 more words
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Did you miss the “Countdown to Curran-Pitbull II” a one-hour special on Monday night? Watch it here.
The special previews Friday’s Bellator 123 event, where featherweight champ Pat Curran (20-5 MMA, 10-2 BMMA) rematches rival Patricio Freire (21-2 MMA, 9-2 BMMA). 217 more words
According to the former WWE star turned professional fighter, Bobby Lashley is more serious about his MMA career than ever before, and he has every intention of making the most of what’s likely his last chance. 1,115 more words
With a new head honcho at Bellator MMA, additions are coming to all of the promotion’s weight classes. Bellator President Scott Coker already has bolstered the roster with veterans of the now-defunct Strikeforce. 668 more words
“Countdown to Curran-Pitbull II,” a one-hour special previewing this weekend’s Bellator 123 event, debuts tonight at 11 p.m. ET/PT on Spike TV.
According to an official announcement, the special “takes an inside look at one of Bellator’s biggest events this year showcasing the intense rivalry between featherweight champ Pat Curran and his nemesis, (Patricio Freire).” 238 more words
The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take place Thursday at 5 p.m. EST from Mohegan Sun Casino (1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. Montville, CT 06382). 257 more words