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EDDIE ALVAREZ RUMORS

‘Countdown to UFC 178: Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez’ (Video)

Saturday’s shootout between Donald Cerrone (pictured) and Eddie Alvarez might officially be UFC 178‘s co-main event, but the lightweight affair could very well steal the show. Cerrone is one of the division’s hottest fighters having won four straight scraps, all via devastating finish. Alvarez will be making his long-awaited UFC debut after finally escaping the clutches of...
Via 5thRound.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

'Cowboy' Cerrone: I've never seen Eddie Alvarez fight

As UFC 178 draws nearer, newcomer Eddie Alvarez is pounding the media circuits while getting to know some fans and reporters for the first time. While Alvarez is an accomplished fighter, when his name became eligible for the UFC rankings, media members placed him at No. 14 -- much lower than he likely deserved. See, Alvarez is fighting for respect because he is well known to the...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez: ‘The more dangerous the situation, the better I become’

Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has finally made his way to the UFC, and his first task will not be easy by any stretch of the imagination. Only hours after it was announced that Bellator had released Alvarez, the UFC signed him to fight in the co-main event of UFC 178 in September against the streaking Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. Since the announcement there...
Via Fight Hub TV
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Reasons Eddie Alvarez Will Crash & Burn In The UFC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made a big splash this week by signing former Bellator MMA 155-pound champion Eddie Alvarez. Newly signed Bellator president Scott Coker granted Alvarez an unconditional release from his contract, which still had one fight left on it. After a heated legal dispute that kept Alvarez out of action for the majority of 2013, Coker decided enough...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez on the UFC: ‘I’m here for the title’

For years pundits and fans alike have considered former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to be amongst the best fighters in the world outside of the UFC. Yesterday news broke that Alvarez was released by Bellator, and only hours later the UFC scooped him up and scheduled him for a fight against Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 in September. That is right fight fans, Eddie Alvarez...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez from Bellator to UFC Co main Event

“original article taken from www.ufc.com written by Thomas Gerbasi I want the title, and whoever’s in front of me at that time, bottom line I’m coming out to destroy them. I’m coming after them.” – Eddie Alvarez Eddie Alvarez laughs when you ask him about blowing up the internet today, but it was a valid question […]
Via MMA PRIME
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC: Eddie Alvarez we made it

Eddie Alvarez at a post fight press conference with the Bellator lightweight championship belt. Sometimes I wonder if there is a god and if god does really exist, does he, she or it actually answer prayers. I mean I have prayed for numerous things like cute girl friends, super fights, and a taco bell that doesn’t make me sick, but to no prevail. Well it seems like I no longer...
Via isportsweb.com
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Longtime UFC target Eddie Alvarez released by Bellator MMA

Eddie Alvarez in the UFC is likely to become a real thing very soon. Finally. Alvarez, one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world who has never competed in the Octagon, was granted his release by Bellator MMA on Tuesday, Bellator announced in a release. The news was initially reported by ESPN. Alvarez is now a free agent. "We sat down with Eddie and his team a few...
Via Fox Sports
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA Grants Champ Eddie Alvarez Outright Release

One year after essentially losing a legal battle to leave Bellator MMA after his contract expired, Eddie Alvarez (pictured) has finally escaped the clutches of the Viacom-owned company. “We’ve granted Eddie his unconditional release,” Bellator president Scott Coker expressed in Tuesday’s official statement. “Eddie is free to explore the free agent market, we hold no matching...
Via 5thRound.com
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC: Eddie Alvarez finally in the UFC?

Eddie Alvarez flexing after another victory in Bellator Bellator’s hottest commodity Eddie Alvarez may be coming to the UFC. If it seems like we’ve taken a stroll down this road before, we have, like a lot. There has long been talks of a move from Bellator to the UFC for Alvarez but the fighter has constantly ran into road blocks, in the form of the tall, bald, former chief executive...
Via isportsweb.com
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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