Bellator 125 went down last live on Spike TV from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California and was headlined by an electric middleweight tilt between heavy handed strikers Melvin Manhoef and Doug Marshall.
In the end, the fight did not last very long as many suspected as Manhoef demolished Marshall via a hellacious knockout that had the former Bellator title challenger faceplant...
Melvin Manhoef (pictured) couldn’t have dreamed of a better showing in his Bellator MMA debut. Speaking of going to sleep, Manhoef had Doug Marshall face-planting with a right hook to the dome in the opening round of their scrap.
Do the cool kids still use the hashtag #Planking? Regardless, that’s exactly what Marshall was doing in last night’s main event.
Bellator 125: Manhoef vs. Marshall
When: September 19th, 2014
Where: Save Mart Center in Fresno, California
How: Spike TV
(Spike.com 7PMET/4PM PT)
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At Bellator 82 Andrey Koreshkov remained undefeated as he won a hard fought bout against Lyman Good. With the win Koreshkov captured the season 7 welterweight tournament and earned a shot at the Bellator world title. However, the “Bellator moment” occurred when middleweight brawler Doug Marshall needed just 22 seconds to dispatch of Kala Hose.
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You step into the cage with this guy, you either knock him out - or get knocked out
Last night inside of the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, former WEC Light Heavyweight Champion Doug Marshall made a statement. The "Rhino" is still a problem. Feel free to launch the video evidence below at your own risk.
Photo Credit - Jeff Kovack
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The Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan would be the setting for Bellator Fighting Championship's 82nd fight card. This would be the first time that the promotion where titles are earned, not given, would visit the state of Michigan. Judging from the sound and the fury of the crowd - it likely won't be the last.
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