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Who is Bellator Champ Michael Chandler’s Ultimate Match-Up?

(Courtesy of MMAFightingonSBN) Michael Chandler became the first fighter in history to win a championship on three separate occasions under the Bellator banner. He set or tied numerous Bellator records in doing so and became one of the only fighters to ever accomplish such a feat for a global promotion like Bellator. After the fight, Chandler spoke with reporters, giving ...

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Bellator 212 Highlights & Results: Michael Chandler Becomes 3-Time Bellator Champion

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Michael Chandler reclaimed the lightweight title from Brent Primus at Bellator 212 on Friday in Hawaii. Chandler didn’t simply win the belt back, however, he set all kinds of records and made history, becoming a champion for the third time, something that hardly any other fighter has done on the global level, not only under ...

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Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Ready for ‘Biggest Fight of My Life’ But Won’t Allow Moment to Overwhelm Her

Bellator women’s flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane knows exactly what she’s stepping into Saturday night. She will headline the second of two events that Bellator will hold in her home state of Hawaii this weekend and the magnitude of this moment isn’t lost on here. While numerous fight promotions have held cards in Hawaii in the past, in the modern era ...

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Andrey Koreshkov vs. Lorenz Larkin Headlines Bellator Event in March

Bellator returns to Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, Calif. on Friday, March 29 with an exciting welterweight clash, as former 170-pound world champion Andrey Koreshkov (21-3) squares off against Southern California native Lorenz Larkin (20-7, 1 NC) in the headliner. Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday, December 14 and will be available at the Pechanga box office, ...

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Bellator 212 Weigh-in Video & Results: Brent Primus vs. Michael Chandler Championship Rematch Set

(Courtesy of MMAFightingonSBN) Bellator lands in Hawaii this week for a doubleheader, beginning with Friday’s Bellator 212: Salute the Troops. The 10-bout fight card is headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Brent Primus and the man he took the belt from, Michael Chandler. Both main event fighters easily made weight at Thursday’s weigh-in event. The Bellator 212 co-main ...

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