Rising Lightweight Star Will Brooks Faces Nate Jolly On Bellator PPV

Rising Lightweight Star Will Brooks Faces  Nate Jolly Live On Pay-Per-View Saturday, May 17thNewport Beach, Calif. (April 1, 2014) – Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler won’t be the only lightweights featured on Bellator’s inaugural pay-per-view as  Bellator Lightweight Tournament winner Will Brooks will be back in action and face Nate Jolly on Saturday, May 17th from The...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Some Tough Guys In Dallas For UFC 171

UFC featherweight Jeremy Stephens (left) and former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler are at UFC 171 in Dallas, Texas to support their friends and teammates.  Both Chandler and Stephens train at Alliance MMA in San Diego, CA so they made the trip to support fellow Alliance fighter Myles Jury.  Chandler also has a connection to Tyron Woodley, who we see in this picture...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 97 Video Highlights: Chandler continues to dominate at 155

David Rickels and his electric beard have been on quite the rise since he made the drop to the 155 pound division. Rickels recently earned a title shot by plowing through three lightweights in the toughest tournament in sports during Bellator's 8th season. Let's just say this isn't something, "So easy a 'Caveman' can do it." When you win a Bellator...
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August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellator 97: Michael Chandler Easily KO’s David Rickels (Video)

For those who don’t follow Bellaor MMA, this Michael Chandler (pictured) guy is pretty good. Perhaps that’s why the promotion made him “one of the highest paid lightweights” in the game. Chandler put his 155-pound title on the line Wednesday against David Rickels. It took Chandler all of 44 seconds to put his opponent to sleep. Chandler now owns a perfect 12-0 résumé....
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August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellator 97: Picks and Predictions

Lightweight World ChampionshipDAVID RICKELS VS MICHAEL CHANDLERMichael Chandler is an All-American wrestler, who will use his wrestling to dictate the fight.  If Chandler decides Rickels is beating him in the stand-up game, Chandler can force it to the ground, where he has excellent submission skills.Chandler via TKOWelterweight World ChampionshipBEN ASKREN VS ANDREY KORESHKOVBen...
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July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Jansen out of fight with Chandler in Bellator MMA

After preparing for the biggest fight of his already impressive career, Dave Jansen’s title shot will be put on hold as the Oregon native has suffered an ACL injury that will keep the submission ace sidelined indefinitely. Originally slated to face reigning Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler on June 19th, Chandler will instead face Season [...]
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June 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Bubba Jenkins signs with Bellator MMA

At 3-0, former NCAA wrestling champion Bubba Jenkins is ready to begin the next chapter in his career as the #1 world ranked prospect has signed a long-term promotional agreement with Bellator. Jenkins is scheduled to make his Bellator debut this summer and will be given a number of fights before entering The Toughest Tournament [...]
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June 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Chandler faces Dave Jansen June 19 at Bellator MMA

After delivering a dramatic and dominating submission victory in his first title defense, top ranked Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler will once again put his title on the line as Bellator MMA returns to WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma Wednesday, June 19th for the start of the Bellator MMA Summer Series live on Spike [...]
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May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Chandler Defends Bellator Title Against Dave Jansen on June 19

On Wednesday, it was announced Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler (pictured) will put his strap up for grabs against Dave Jansen on June 19. WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma serves as host. Chandler owns a spotless 11-0 record, with all but his first two pro fights coming under Bellator’s watch. He submitted Rick Hawn in January to notch his first title...
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May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA Results From Lewiston, Maine

The final results are in for the Bellator MMA event live from The Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston, Maine.  The night was headlined with Dave Jansen defeating Marcin Held to win the Lightweight Tournament Finals, a tournament prize of $100,000 and a guaranteed title shot against current Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler. Lightweight Tournament Final [...]
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March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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