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Recapping a wild week in MMA

If there is two things this week in MMA has shown it’s that Chael Sonnen has never lost his “it” factor and competitors absolutely 100% need to take a shit before they go in the ring. 730 more words


Scott Coker likes Primus vs. Chandler 2, Bader vs. 'King Mo' title fights after Bellator NYC

Perhaps the greatest benefit to Bellator’s recent pay-per-view event was the fact it set up some notable matchups for the future.

Bellator NYC took place Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York, and the main card aired on pay-per-view following the Bellator 180 prelims on Spike and MMAjunkie. 525 more words


Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs Silva Analysis

The first recap for the weekend, I analyze all of the marquee action from Bellator NYC. I discuss the victories by Chael Sonnen and Matt Mitrione, what’s next for Fedor Emelianenko, Aaron Pico, and more. 13 more words


Adding insult to injury: Hobbled Michael Chandler has stool pulled out from under him

Saturday wasn’t a banner night for the New York State Athletic Commission. Just ask Michael Chandler.

Chandler (16-4 MMA, 13-4 BMMA) lost the Bellator lightweight title during Saturday’s Bellator NYC pay-per-view main card… 255 more words


Bellator NYC highlights: Look what happened to Michael Chandler's ankle against Brent Primus

Michael Chandler is no longer the Bellator lightweight champion – thanks to Brent Primus and a bum ankle at Saturday’s Bellator NYC event.

The event aired on pay-per-view from Madison Square Garden in New York. 159 more words


New Bellator lightweight champ Brent Primus believes he broke Michael Chandler's ankle

Newly minted Bellator lightweight Brent Primus sees no accident in the ankle injury that ended Michael Chandler’s night at Bellator NYC.

“I kicked his leg, and I felt his bone, and I really believe I broke that,” Chandler (16-4 MMA, 13-4 BMMA) said after his… 471 more words


Twitter reacts to Brent Primus' title-winning injury TKO of Michael Chandler at Bellator NYC

Brent Primus captured the Bellator lightweight championship from Michael Chandler on Saturday at Bellator NYC, but it came in a fashion filled with drama.

Chandler (16-4 MMA, 13-4 BMMA) suffered an ankle injury in the fight, which set up Primus’ (8-0 MMA, 6-0 BMMA) first-round TKO win in the pay-per-view bout at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 519 more words