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Bellator 131 full fight card finalized; LIVE and FREE on Spike TV Saturday, November 15

Bellator 131 Full Card Finalized From San Diego’s Valley View Casino Center LIVE and FREE on Spike TV Saturday, November 15 Tito vs. Bonnar; Chandler vs. Brooks Meet For Lightweight Title The full card for Bellator 131 has been finalized for one of the biggest events in Bellator history from San Diego’s Valley View Casino Center on Saturday, November 15th live and free on...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fight Network Presents GFC 4: Hari vs. Quarteron LIVE Oct. 16 at 12 p.m. ET

Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a live international broadcast of the Global Fighting Championship 4: Hari vs. Quarteron kickboxing megashow from Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 12 p.m. ET, featuring “The Bad Boy” Badr Hari against reigning IKF Muay Thai champion Patrice...
Via MMA Interplay
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 Fighter Salaries

  Doug Marshall might have viciously been knocked out by Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 125, but he had the last laugh – he got paid more. Here is the fighter purse info for the event, straight from the California Athletic Commission.   Doug Marshall: $20,000 Javy Ayala: $12,000 ($6,000 to show, $6,000 win bonus) Melvin Manhoef: $10,000 […]
Via MMA Manifesto
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 131: Tito vs Bonnar To Headline Event

  Don’t Blink: “No Mercy” Melvin Manhoef Meets Joe Schilling From San Diego’s Valley View Casino Center On Saturday, November 15th Middleweight Clash Joins Ortiz-Bonnar, Chandler-Brooks, Mo-DeBlass Newport Beach, Calif. (October 3, 2014) – When Melvin Manhoef joined Bellator in July, fans instantly began creating their own dream matchups for the Dutch finisher. Bellator...
Via BadCulture
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

  Luke Irwin: 1. Mark Hunt: If Roy was content to just throw, which he stupidly was, then Hunt was going to make him pay. He did. 2. Myles Jury: Is now 6-0 in the UFC after handing hometown guy Takanori Gomi his first-ever knockout loss. 3. Melvin Manhoef: Hit the off switch on Doug Marshall, and in the process, earns himself a Bellator middleweight title shot. 4. Thabiso Mchunu...
Via Undercard Superstar
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 TV Ratings

Bellator 125 drew an average of 742,000 viewers on Spike TV this past Friday night. That’s down 29,000 viewers from last week’s event, but it’s still a good number for the promotion in their current Friday night slot and suggests that new CEO Scott Coker may already have started to make an impact after taking over from Bjorn Rebney in the summer. Bellator 125 was headlined...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Melvin Manhoef obliterate Doug Marshall at Bellator 125 (Video)

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...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Manhoef KO’s Doug Marshall at Bellator 125 (Video)

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 president...
Via 5thRound.com
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125: Marshall vs. Manhoef Results

Fight card Weight class Method Round Time Notes Middleweight Melvin Manhoef def. Doug Marshall KO (punch) 1 1:45 Middleweight Rafael Carvalho def. Brian Rogers TKO (punches) 1 3:06 Heavyweight Javy Ayala def. Raphael Butler Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 1:03 Featherweight Goiti Yamauchi def. Martin Stapleton Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:37 Preliminary Card (Spike.com) Featherweight...
Via MMA PRIME
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 Results

Bellator 125 took place last night and we’ve got all the results for you below. In the main event Melvin Manhoef made his mark quickly in his Bellator debut, with an overhand right putting Doug Marshall face down on the canvas after just 1.45mins of action. See all the results from last night’s event below. — Main Card: Melvin Manhoef def Doug Marshall via first-round KO (1...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 Live Video and Results

Bellator 125 takes place Friday night inside Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. Melvin Manhoef makes his Bellator debut against Doug Marshall in Tonight’s featured attraction. Stream the prelims right here on 5thRound.com starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. Spike TV broadcast the main card at 9PM ET/PT. Please click the media player below to stream the prelims: Bellator Live...
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September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 Weigh-In Results

The official weigh-ins for Bellator 125 took place Thursday inside Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. Melvin Manhoef makes his Bellator debut against Doug Marshall (pictured) in Friday’s featured attraction. Spike.com streams the prelims live starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. Spike TV broadcasts the main card at 9PM ET/PT. Here are the official results from today’s weigh-ins...
Via 5thRound.com
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125: Manhoef vs. Marshall

Bellator 125: Manhoef vs. Marshall When: September 19th, 2014 Where: Save Mart Center in Fresno, California How: Spike TV Who: Preliminary Card: (Spike.com 7PMET/4PM PT) Jesse Juarez vs. Ron Keslar Chris Honeycutt vs. Aaron Wilkinson Poppies Martinez vs. Julio Cesar Neves Granson Clark vs. George Zuniga Jonny Bonilla-Bowman vs. Sergio Cortez Matthew Ramirez vs. Oscar Ramirez Joe...
Via 5thRound.com
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 125 Card Finalized

Full Card Finalized for Bellator 125 Friday, September 19th From Fresno’s Save Mart CenterNewport Beach, Calif. (August 28, 2014) – With a near 40 KO’s between the two, a middleweight clash between Melvin “No Mercy” Manhoef and Doug “The Rhino” Marshall will be can’t miss television on Friday, September 19th as the two square off in the main event of the evening...
Via MMAInsider
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator Update: Carano, Coenen not signing just yet; Manhoef-Marshall fight announced

Remember that whole story about Gina Carano and Marloes Coenen signing with Bellator that surfaced last night? Well, for now it was nothing more than your monthly “Gina Carano is returning to MMA,” internet rumor. The type that you can count on to spread like wildfire with minutes. In this case though, where there is smoke there indeed may be some fire. According to MMAFighting’s...
Via Fight Booth
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator Signs Up Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef

Bellator have swooped to sign two exciting strikers, Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef, ahead of their 11th season in September. Daley has fought once before in the Bellator cage, claiming a first round TKO win over Rudy Bears back in 2012, but he was then cut by the promotion due to legal and Visa issues ‘Semtex’ was facing due to a bar fight he’d been involved in back in his...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef Join Bellator MMA

Scott Coker is bringing the band back together. On Monday, Bellator MMA announced the signings of welterweight Paul Daley (pictured) and Melvin Manhoef. Terms of their respective deals were not disclosed. “I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. We want Bellator to be a destination for not only the top-tier fighters in the sport, but the first-choice destination for fans...
Via 5thRound.com
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Glory 17/Last Man Standing Staff Picks

Staff Standings: Ben Kohn: 75-32 .701 TC Engel: 69-35 .663 Josh Hall: 33-18 .647 Earl Montclair: 51-31 .622 Luke Irwin: 124-76 .620 Lucas Bourdon: 3-2 .600 Nolan Howell: 71-60 .542 Dan Galvan: 5-6 .455 Last Event Winner: Luke Irwin (7-4) Glory Heavyweight Championship: Rico Verhoeven (c) (43-7-1) vs. Daniel Ghita (50-10) Luke Irwin: Their first fight was a classic and I see no...
Via Undercard Superstar
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Glory Guide to Koutermove

If you are excited about Glory 17: Los Angeles, and Glory: Last Man Standing, their first PPV, but wondering how you can add more fun to the even I suggest you jump in one of Koutermove‘s Glory games. If you are worried that you are not familiar with all the fighters on this card, relax, we have you covered. There are the three preview pieces that can be found here, here, and here...
Via Fight Booth
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

The Glory Guide to Kountermove

If you are excited about Glory 17: Los Angeles, and Glory: Last Man Standing, their first PPV, but wondering how you can add more fun to the even I suggest you jump in one of Koutermove‘s Glory games. If you are worried that you are not familiar with all the fighters on this card, relax, we have you covered. There are the three preview pieces that can be found here, here, and here...
Via Fight Booth
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Glory ‘Last Man Standing’ Preview: Breaking down the middleweight PPV tourney

Glory ‘Last Man Standing’ will be the first PPV for Glory WS and they have stacked the card. At the heart of the action is the Last Man Standing eight fighter middleweight tournament. The tournament is filled with eight of the most exciting kickboxers in Glory. The tournament will feature speed and power from some of the best middleweights in the world. There are the five fighters...
Via Fight Booth
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Brock Larson vs Nobutatsu Suzuki for Inaugural Welterweight Title Headlines OneFC 14

Brock Larson  37-7 MMA Record 4 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Mike Pyle, John Alessio, Melvin Manhoef Nobutatsu Suzuki 10-1-2 MMA Record Won 7 of Last 8 Fights Notable Wins: Phil Baroni ———————————————- OneFC 14 March 14th, 2014 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Stadium Negara ———————————————- OneFC officials announced today...
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January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

5 deadly venoms

We all watch MMA for different reasons. Some watch it for the technique that is displayed in a fight. Others may watch it because they are violence junkies. A true MMA fan watches the sport for that perfect combination of competition, violence, and learned technique. In recent years, we have been seeing fighters start performing safely to either avoid getting cut by an organization...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Tall order: Junior dos Santos says he’s going to knock out Mark Hunt at UFC 160.

Prime Cro Cop, prime Fedor, prime Wand, Semmy Schilt, Jerome le Banner, Overeem, Kongo, Mousasi, Gary Goodridge, Stefan Leko — none of these men could knock out Mark Hunt. Zero. Only Melvin Manhoef, the man with the greatest knockout percentage in MMA history was able to finish Mark Hunt with strikes to the head in MMA, and is one of only three men across both sports to finish...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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