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WATCH: Phil Davis KO’s Carmont in tournament final; shocked to receive belt

Phil Davis was supposed to face King Mo in the Bellator light heavyweight tournament final last night. However, Mo would be unable to compete due to an injury suffered during his opening round bout against Linton Vassell earlier on in the night. Enter Francis Carmont. Carmont was able to win his bout against Anthony Ruiz in the first bout of the evening making him the tournament...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Bellator Dynamite! Post-Fight Interview

Below you’ll find a post-fight interview with the winner of last night’s Bellator Dynamite! light-heavyweight tournament, Phil Davis. —
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Records Only Knockout At Bellator 142 With First Round KO Of Francis Carmont

Fight fans certainly saw plenty of fighting at Bellator 142 with many of the fights being decided by decision. There were a few submission as well, but only one knockout. That came courtesy of Phil Davis in the first round against Francis Carmont to make him the winner of the light heavyweight tournament bracket.Well done Phil. Well done indeed.via RedditRead more »
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Defeats Francis Carmont To Win Bellator Dynamite! 205lb Tournament

Phil Davis was originally slated to fight Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal in the Bellator 142: Dynamite! one-night tournament final, but a late injury call-off meant that alternate Francis Carmont stepped in to face him instead and ‘Mr Wonderful’ made short work of him with a first round KO finish. Round One: ‘King Mo’ unfortunately out, alternate Francis Carmont in for the...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dynamite 1: ‘Mr. Wonderful’ finishes ‘Hardcore Kid’ via kimura, advances to the finals to take on King Mo

Phil Davis made it look far too easy in his Bellator debut earlier tonight in San Diego. The former UFC light heavyweight contender recorded the 5th submission victory of his career against former Bellator light heavyweight champ Emanuel Newton in the opening round of Bellator’s one night, four-man tournament. Davis will now take on Muhammed Lawal later on tonight, who was able...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Davis Submits Emanuel Newton; Will Fight King Mo In Bellator Final

Phil Davis made a strong debut tonight at Bellator 142: Dynamite! with a first round kimura submission victory against former champion Emanuel Newton and now moves on to fight ‘King Mo’ in the final later this evening. Round One: Newton with an early leg kick. Davis with a body kick, but gets one back in return. Newton trying a spinning kick that misses. Does connect with...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator Light-Heavyweight Tournament Match-ups Announced

Bellator have unveiled the opening round match-ups for their four-man, one-night light-heavyweight tournament which will takes place at their Bellator MMA: Dynamite! show on September 19th. In the first bracket former UFC top 10 205lb’er Phil Davis will be going up against former Bellator champion Emanuel Newton. Davis suffered two losses in his last three fights for the UFC...
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August 29, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 179: Phil Davis vs. Glover Teixeira (Video Highlights)

Phil Davis (pictured) and Glover Teixeira were both looking to bounce back from disappointing losses on Saturday at UFC 179. It was far from a must-win for either light heavyweight, but it was a critical contest. So how did it go? Davis manhandled the Brazilian, to put it mildly. “Mr. Wonderful” was never close to finishing Teixeira in route to a landslide unanimous decision...
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 172: Anthony Johnson vs. Phil Davis (Video Highlights)

This entire UFC 172 fight week, all Phil Davis did was smack talk reigning light heavyweight king Jon Jones. Perhaps “Mr. Wonderful” should have given Anthony Johnson (pictured) his undivided attention… Although Johnson was nearly a 2-1 underdog against Davis in his return to the UFC, Johnson dominated the wrestler from beginning to end. Davis offered up very little offense...
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 172: Phil Davis vs. Anthony Johnson preview and prediction

One of the fights everyone is looking forward tomorrow night pits UFC light heavyweight veteran Phil Davis against former UFC mainstay Anthony Johnson. Johnson was cut for missing weight on multiple occasions while under contract with ZUFFA. Coming off a violent six-fight win streak while away from the company, Johnson will make his official UFC 205 lbs debut tomorrow night. With...
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April 25, 2014  |  2 Comments

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