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Bellator 124 / WSOF 13 TV Ratings

Bellator 124 drew an average of 771,000 viewers this past Friday night on Spike TV, peaking with an audience of 1,271,000 prior to the main event 205lb title fight between Emanuel Newton and Joey Beltran. That’s up 104,000 viewers from last week’s season premiere which went head-to-head with UFC Fight Night 50 on FOX Sport 1. Any time Bellator are able to break the 700,000 barrier...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Emanuel Newton brought the ‘Hardcore’ to Michigan last night

Emanuel Newton entered the Bellator cage in Plymouth, Michigan last night to defend his undisputed light heavyweight strap for the very first time. His opponent, the always exciting Joey Beltran, was coming into the bout with just one win to his name over his last six fights. Many felt that he didn’t deserve to be in this situation. Regardless, he certainly made the best of it...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 124 Results

Bellator 124 took place last night in Michigan and we’ve got all the results for you below. In the main event Emanuel Newton retained his light-heavyweight title despite being on the back-foot against an aggressive Joey Beltran for much of the fight. In the end it was a well-timed spinning back-fist that saved the day for Newton, knocking out Beltran with 3.07mins of the third...
Via Fight Of The Night
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 124: Beltran vs Newton quick results

Bellator 124 went down tonight from the Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. Headlining the card was the light heavyweight title bout between reigning champion Emanuel Newton and former UFC competitor Joey Beltran. In the end, Emanuel Newton defended his Bellator light heavyweight title by knocking out a very game Joey Beltran in the third round. After being stifled for much of...
Via Fight Hub TV
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Emanuel Newton, Joey Beltran headline Bellator 124

On Friday, Bellator will again take center stage in the world of MMA with an intriguing card headlined by a light heavyweight tilt between champ Emanuel Newton and veteran brawler Joey Beltran at Bellator 124 in Plymouth, Michigan. After sending Muhammed Lawal home empty-handed for the second time at Bellator 106 in November of 2013, Newton earned a frustrating, yet, somewhat satisfying...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Bellator 124: Newton vs. Beltran’ Weigh-In Results

The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 124: Newton vs. Beltran” took place Thursday inside Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. A light heavyweight title tilt between champion Emanuel Newton and Joey Beltran (both pictured) headlines Friday’s show. Kelly Anundson and Liam McGeary meet in the light heavyweight tournament finals in the co-main event. streams the prelims...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 124: Newton To Defend Against Beltran

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 5, 2014) – Bellator MMA will return to the state of Michigan for Bellator 124 from the Compuware Arena just outside of Detroit on Friday, September 12th live on Spike TV. The event will be headlined by a Light Heavyweight Title fight as reigning Bellator Champion Emanuel Newton will defend his belt against Joey Beltran. The night will also feature...
Via BadCulture
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Beltran Challenges Champ Emanuel Newton at Bellator 124

Calling all 205-pouners! Bellator MMA is giving away light heavyweight title fights like there’s no tomorrow. On Tuesday, Bellator announced Joey Beltran, who is victorious in just one of his past five bouts, will challenge light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton for his crown at Bellator 124. True story. I have the press release in my Inbox and official event poster above...
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Maldonado out punches Beltran

It seems every time Fabio Maldonado is in a fight he exits the Octagon looking like he's about to audition for a role on The Walking Dead, but his style is effective and still gets him wins. On Wednesday night, Maldonado faced a fellow slugger in Joey Beltran and while the two fighters rarely engaged in pure fisticuffs or ever really threw caution to the wind and just launched...
Via Fox Sports
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Joey Beltran Cut by UFC

On Wednesday afternoon, heavyweight Joey Beltran (Pictured) revealed he had been released by the UFC. Although “The Mexicutioner” was visibly distraught following Saturday’s lights out loss to Lavar Johnson, the 30-year-old understands that MMA is all bout stockpiling Ws. “I am truly grateful for all the opportunities that I have received from the UFC/Zuffa. I am not sad...
February 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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