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After recapturing 145 title, champ Patricio Freire wants Bellator 155 champ Chandler next

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Patricio Freire got the featherweight title back on Friday night at Bellator 178. Now he wants to get greedy.

“Pitbull” Freire (26-4 MMA, 14-4 BMMA) said after his second-round submission win over champ Daniel Straus (24-7 MMA, 11-4 BMMA) in their tetralogy fight that he’s now got his sights set on lightweight champion Michael Chandler – a man he and his brother Patricky have beef with. 418 more words

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Michael Chandler confident Coker going after high-end future opponents for him after Bellator 180

Many have already penciled in Michael Chandler as a lock to successfully defend his Bellator lightweight title against Brent Primus at “Bellator: NYC.” But the champion said he’s not taking anything for granted. 462 more words

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Bellator 180 Press Conference Reaction

Bellator’s New York debut will host an impressively stacked PPV card that will have two title fights and a co-main event and main event that consits of legend in the industry when… 387 more words

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Watch the 'Bellator: NYC' headliners face off in New York – with one notable absence

NEW YORK – Bellator will head back to the world of pay-per-view this summer with its debut at the hallowed Madison Square Garden in New York City. 266 more words

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Fans invited to next week's Bellator 175 weigh-ins, tailgate party with Fedor, Gracie, Chandler, Davis

Bellator returns to the Chicago area next week for a rematch nearly three years in the making. Beforehand, fans can get up close and personal with some current champions and MMA legends. 309 more words

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Bellator Champions should headline MSG card, not hyped up talent

Note: This is a piece I wrote for Creators

Bellator MMA is pulling out all the stops for its June 24 pay per view event at Madison Square Garden – dubbed Bellator: NYC. 116 more words

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Bellator to promote 'Bellator NYC' as followup to Bellator 180; Chandler-Primus added (updated)

(Updated at 5:15 p.m. ET to reflect information from Bellator’s official press release.)

Bellator wants to create a distinct identity for its second pay-per-view event, so the Viacom-owned promotion is spinning off the pay portion of its June 24 event at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 373 more words

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