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Bellator to host back-to-back events in October: Mir vs. Nelson and MacDonald vs. Lima

On October 25 and 26, Bellator returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. for two back-to-back nights of exciting MMA action. On Friday, a heavyweight battle between former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (18-13) and the always-tough Roy Nelson(23-17), while Saturday’s show will see the long-awaited championship rematch between Rory MacDonald (21-5-1) and Douglas Lima (31-7) in the ...

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ONE Championship plans two events in one day to mark 100th event

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship (ONE), announced on Monday that ONE: CENTURY 世紀 will now feature two full-scale World Championship events consisting of 11 bouts each. The two events will take place on the same day with the first card scheduled in the morning and the second card in the evening. Set at the ...

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Colosseum Combat 50 early look

Mark Slater has been a busy man readying for his next event, the 50th of the Colosseum Combat series. This year the Indiana fight promoter has already announced an expansion into Michigan and will host a milestone show on September 14th. We will get to see Lloyd Carter’s return as he meets James Porter in the main event. Following a ...

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Bellator 225 Recap: Sergei Kharitonov lays out Matt Mitrione (fight highlights)

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Sergei Kharitonov, at 39 years of age isn’t done yet. He proved his worth in Bellator heavyweight division at Bellator 225 by laying out Matt Mitrione in their main event showdown. With the win, he likely claimed a shot at the Bellator heavyweight championship currently wrapped around Ryan Bader’s waist. Bellator 225: Mitrione vs. Kharitonov ...

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