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First up we welcome Rick Hawn who will battle Michael Chandler for the Bellator Lightweight Championship on Thursday. Hawn chats about his move to Tristar, how he stacks up against Chandler, his thoughts on Bellator on SPIKE TV and much more.
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At 36 years of age, Rick Hawn will fight battle for a title for the first time in his young mixed martial arts career. Having trained for only four and a half years the man they call “Ghengis” has amassed a 14-1 fight record.
On Thursday January 17, Hawn will take on Michael Chandler for his Bellator Lightweight Championship in the main event on the organizations debut on SPIKE...
Tonight, live on SPIKE TV, Bellator will make their long anticipated debut.
Bellator 85 goes down live from the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California and will feature a lightweight title fight in the main event, with a featherweight title fight in the co-main event.
Michael Chandler will look to defend his Bellator Lightweight Championship as he puts it on the line against season...
The inaugural Bellator event on Spike TV takes place tomorrow night and features featherweight champ Pat Curran defending his title against explosive knockout artist Patricio Pitbull as well as lightweight champion Michael Chandler will face former Olympian Rick Hawn in a highly anticipated showdown.
Main Card (Live on Spike TV, 10:00 PM)
Michael Chandler vs. Rick Hawn
Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler is tired of talking about Eddie Alvarez, and he wants you to know that instead of thinking about Chandler/Alvarez 2 you should be paying attention to his super important title defense this Thursday on Spike TV against Rick Hawn. The Judo Olympian and the 2012 Bellator Lightweight tournament winner has [...]
Bellator 85 aired live tonight from the UCI Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. The card was headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Michael Chandler and contender Rick Hawn...
The inaugural event on Spike TV features featherweight champ Pat Curran defending his title against explosive knockout artist Patricio Pitbull, while lightweight champion Michael Chandler will face former Olympian Rick Hawn in a highly anticipated showdown.
The full results from the Bellator MMA weigh-in are below:
Bellator Featherweight Championship Fight: Pat Curran...
The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 85” took place Wednesday in California.
A pair of championship affairs headlines Thursday’s show. Patricio “Pitbull” Freire challenges featherweight king Pat Curran in the co-main event, while Michael Chandler puts his lightweight crown on the line against Rick Hawn in the night’s featured attraction.
UCI Bren Center in Irvine hosts...
Bellator 85 goes down tonight from the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California and will feature two title fights and the quarter-finals of the light heavyweight tournament.
The debut on SPIKE TV will feature Michael Chandler defending his lightweight championship against Rick Hawn in the main event. In the co-main event slot Pat Curran will take on Patricio Freire for Curran’s...
The Bellator 85 card has been finalized with an 11 fight card featuring two title fights as well as the long-awaited debut of light-heavyweight competitor Bablu Sobral. The promotion has announced that the weigh-ins and pre-fight press conference will take place take place Wednesday at 5:00 P.M. PST inside Irvine’s Bren Center, located at 100 Bren Events Center, Irvine, CA.
Bellator is making it’s premiere tonight on Spike TV and has a great fight card lined up. The Main Card fights will be televised on Spike TV while the Prelims will be streamed here. MAIN CARD: Bellator Featherweight Championship Fight: Pat Curran vs. Patricio Pitbull Bellator Lightweight Championship Fight: Michael Chandler vs. Rick Hawn Light [...]
Bellator Fighting Championships makes its SpikeTV debut tonight. “Bellator 85” takes place Thursday inside UCI Bren Center in Irvine, California.
Fans can stream the prelims live on Spike.com starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT. Spike will then broadcast the main card at 10PM ET/PT.
A pair of championship affairs will be showcased. Patricio “Pitbull” Freire challenges featherweight...