Since there was obviously way too much happening at Bellator 142 for us to focus on any one thing without missing several others, here are seven largely disconnected thoughts on Saturday night’s “Dynamite” event at San Jose’s SAP Center. 1,118 more words
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A big night for Bellator and GLORY concluded with a slick submission from Bellator light-heavyweight champion Liam McGeary, who tapped out Tito Ortiz in Saturday’s “Bellator 142: Dynamite” featured attraction. 190 more words
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Phil Davis started tentatively, carefully, against Francis Carmont. But then in an instant, he turned up the heat – and now will fight for a major title for the first time in his career. 255 more words
An illness has caused a change to a key bout on next week’s Bellator 142 card.
Philipe Lins (9-1 MMA, 2-1 BMMA) is out of his fight against Francis Carmont (23-10 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) due to a bout of dengue fever. 399 more words
Bellator will protect its interests for its first one-night tournament event on Sept. 19 when Francis Carmont and Philipe Lins compete in a light heavyweight alternate bout. 337 more words
Bellator 135 took place at Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla., and the four-fight main card aired on Spike TV.
In the headliner, a new champion was crowned in shocking fashion when Marcos Galvao (17-6-1 MMA, 7-3 BMMA) earned a verbal submission win over former champ Joe Warren (12-4 MMA, 10-3 BMMA) when a kneebar earned a scream from “The Baddest Man on the Planet.” 123 more words