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Watch The Complete Bellator 160 Weigh-In Results

Tomorrow night the line is set, two welterweight’s collide with Benson “Smooth” Henderson takes on Patricio “Pitbull” Freire as the winner will be meeting current Bellator MMA lightweight champion Michael Chandler at a later date. 38 more words

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5 reasons to watch Friday's Bellator 160, from an easy sell to a few who hope to sell you

There isn’t a single title fight on Friday’s Bellator 160 fight card, but the two fights atop the lineup could have a profound effect on the next two Bellator lightweight title fights. 910 more words


Patricio Freire set on retaking 145-pound belt, but 'wouldn't pass up' 155-pound title fight with Chandler

After Michael Chandler knocked out Patricky Freire to retain Bellator’s vacant lightweight belt, a second, unofficial fight erupted.

Patricky’s brother, former featherweight champ Patricio Freire (25-3 MMA, 13-3 BMMA), was immediately seen exchanging his own set of heated words with Chandler (15-3 MMA, 12-3 BMMA), setting the mood for a possible match against his brother’s executioner. 642 more words


Exhibition: Sewing Paradise – A Sisterhood Through Suzani

Exhibition dates: 2–30 July 2016

Sewing Paradise, on show at the University of Cape Town’s Irma Stern Museum, is a celebration of the contribution women make to the world through their creative talents. 94 more words


Michael Chandler has three targets on radar, but Josh Thomson leads way: 'I'd fight him in his backyard'

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Bellator lightweight champ Michael Chandler is enjoying the feeling of gold wrapped around his waist once more, but he’s not willing to sit idle for too long. 485 more words


MMAjunkie's 'Knockout of the Month' for June: Which brutal finish took the cake?

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best knockouts from June. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Knockout of the Month” award for June. 845 more words


Michael Chandler might've told younger 'Pitbull' to 'beat it, nerd,' after win at Bellator 157

Michael Chandler’s vicious knockout of Patricky Freire at Bellator 157 sent his hometown crowd into a frenzy after he reclaimed the lightweight title. It almost got him into another fight, too. 405 more words