Rising Lightweight Star Will Brooks Faces Nate Jolly On Bellator PPV

Rising Lightweight Star Will Brooks Faces  Nate Jolly Live On Pay-Per-View Saturday, May 17thNewport Beach, Calif. (April 1, 2014) – Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler won’t be the only lightweights featured on Bellator’s inaugural pay-per-view as  Bellator Lightweight Tournament winner Will Brooks will be back in action and face Nate Jolly on Saturday, May 17th from The...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Eddie Alvarez Posts Pic of Stitched and Swollen Eye at the Hospital

Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler took part in an epic main event battle at Bellator 106 on Saturday night. Following their thrilling five round encounter last night, which ended with Alvarez getting his hand raised, the new champion posted a photo from the hospital, highlighting the damage done to his left eye, which appears to be stitched up and swollen shut. While he may not...
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November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Watch Bellator 106 Weigh-Ins On BetweenTheRopes.com At 8 PM ET

Bellator 106 takes place tomorrow night from the Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, California. The main event features the rematch between Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez for the Bellator lightweight title. The co-feature is another rematch between Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal battling Emmanuel Newton for the interim Bellator light heavyweight title. Before the fights take place...
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November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez Releases Pics of Wording Change in Bellator Contract

Eddie Alvarez (pictured) completed his contractual obligations with Bellator MMA to become the sport’s hottest free agent after posterizing Patricky Freire in October. He was immediately offered a contract to join the UFC, which he agreed upon, but still hasn’t competed in the Octagon because he’s too busy battling Bellator inside a courtroom. In a nutshell, if Alvarez was...
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May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez just got extremely real about his Bellator/Spike/Viacom situation on Twitter.

There’s no other way to put it other than it absolutely sucks that one of the best lightweights on the planet is sitting on the sidelines in the prime of his career, but it’s happening, right before our very eyes. Eddie Alvarez, the former Bellator lightweight champion, and pretty much consensus #1 free agent on the market/top 5 lightweight is wallowing about, not having a...
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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez Will Not Settle With Bellator, Case Going To Trial

Eddie Alvarez has been stuck in a legal battle with Bellator Promotions for much to long now.  It has been a while since we heard from the former champ and recently her broke his silence.  Here is what he had to say via his Twitter page. “Sorry I been absent lately guys.  Here are some updates, I recently just sold an investment property in order to wait this trial thing out...
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May 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Judge Denies Bellator’s Request For Dismissal, Alvarez Case Continues

The Eddie Alvarez and Bellator case is heating up. The promotion filed a “motion to dismiss” two arguments from Alverez’s counterclaim.  The first being “tortious interference” and the second, “breach of contract.”  These are two key items in Alvarez’s case and if dismissed would cripple his entire argument.  Luckily for him the judge denied Bellator’s request...
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April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Things Getting ‘Ugly’ Between Eddie Alvarez, UFC and Bellator

Eddie Alvarez (Pictured) is a wanted man. Unfortunately for the free agent, he’s being recruited by one too many MMA promotions, one of which is his most recent employer who is dragging out contract negotiations. Alvarez completed his contractual obligations with Bellator Fighting Championships after posterizing Patricky Freire in October. However, the fine print at the bottom...
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December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

‘Bellator 76: Alvarez vs. Pitbull’ Fight Card Finalized

Eddie Alvarez’s (probable) final bout under Bellator Fighting Championships’ watch will take place October 12th inside Caesars Windsor in Canada. The impending free agent meets lighteight Patricky “Pitbull” Freire at “Bellator 76.” UFC president Dana White and co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta have publicly recruited Alvarez over the past several months. They recently nabbed...
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October 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez vs. Patricky “Pitbull” Freire set for Bellator 76

Bellator Fighting Championships CEO Bjorn Rebney announced on Twitter today that former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will face Patricky “Pitbull” Freire at Bellator 76 on October 12th from Caesar’s Windsor Hotel & Casino in Ontario, Canada. This is the final fight on Alvarez’s Bellator contract before he becomes a free agent. Alvarez lost his Bellator...
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July 30, 2012  |  Discuss

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