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Bellator 116 Overview And Results

Bellator.com Bellator 116 was a blast at the Pechanga Resort and Casino on Friday April 11th with a stacked card and many developments: ~ Heavyweight Tournament Semifinals ~ To kick off the night kick boxer “Mighty Mo” Siliga took on former Bellator Heavyweight Champion Alexander Volkov. Mo pressed the action going for take downs against the cage. However, he couldn’t mount...
Via The Sports Journal
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Vladimir Matyushenko’s Swan Song Ends In Defeat At Bellator 116

Vladimir Matyushenko retired after dropping a submission loss to Joey Beltran at Bellator 116. Mandatory Credit: Keith Mills/Sherdog.com Here’s how it went down at Bellator 116 between Joey Beltran and Vladimir Matyushenko: First round began on the feet with both men exchanging control of the cage. A few exchanges took place but nothing significant happened. Then Matyushenko managed...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 TV Ratings

Bellator 116 drew an average of 572,000 viewers on Spike TV this past Friday night. That’s a disappointing slip of 258,000 from the previous week’s show and pegs it as the second lowest audience of the season so far. Bellator 115′s relative ratings success had been put down largely to Cheick Kongo fighting in the main event, but on this occasion other former UFC fighters like...
Via Fight Of The Night
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Rewind: Volkov-Ivanov makes for an intriguing heavyweight final

Six men have fallen, and now two remain standing. On the strength of his victory over former UFC and Strikeforce vet Lavar Johnson, undefeated Bulgarian Blagoi Ivanov has secured his spot in this seasons Bellator heavyweight tournament. Waiting for him will be former champion Alexander Volkov. His head kick KO of Mighty Mo to kick off the televised portion of Bellator 116  was an...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Vladimir Matyushenko

Vladimir Matyushenko fought his last bout in professional mixed martial arts this past Friday. The man known as “The Janitor” retired with a career record of 27-8. Matyushenko had his greatest success in IFC and IFL where he won the IFL light heavyweight title while going 12-1 combined in the two promotions. Matyushenko had two stints in UFC and both had mixed results. He fought...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Results

Bellator 116 took place last night and we’ve got all the results for you below. Blagoi Ivanov booked himself a place in the heavyweight tournament final with a first round finish against Lavar Johnson. Johnson had looked to be the aggressor in the early stages of the fight, but made a costly mistake when he decided to slam Ivanov to the mat. Ivonov pulled off a reversal and then...
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April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 results

The latest installment of season 10 of Bellator MMA came tonight with Bellator 116. The card featured both heavyweight tournament semifinal bouts, a welterweight semifinal bout, a middleweight semifinal bout and Vladimir Matyushenko‘s retirement bout. Bellator 116 took place from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The following are the results for Bellator...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Results

Bellator 116 took place Friday night inside Pechanga Resort in Temecula, California. A heavyweight semifinal tournament bout between former UFC star Lavar Johnson and Blagoi Ivanov headlines Friday’s show. Spike.com streams the prelims live starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. Spike TV broadcasts the main card beginning at 9PM ET/PT. Here are the official results from tonight’s fights...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Weigh In Results

Bellator Weigh-In Results from Pechanga Resort and Casino Temecula, Calif. (April 10, 2014) – The Bellator MMA weigh-ins have been completed from Pechanga Resort and Casino in preparation for Bellator MMA’s April 11th  event, which will feature the Bellator Heavyweight, Middleweight and Welterweight semifinals. Bellator 116 will be broadcast live from Pechanga Resort &...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Weigh-In Results

The official weigh-ins for Bellator 116 took place Thursday inside Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. A heavyweight semifinal tournament bout between former UFC star Lavar Johnson and Blagoi Ivanov (both pictured) headlines Friday’s show. Spike.com streams the prelims live starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. Spike TV broadcasts the main card beginning at 9PM ET/PT. Here...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Weigh Ins Set For April 10, 2014 At 5 PM PST

Bellator Hosts Live Weigh-Ins Thursday, April 10th at 5:00 p.m. from Pechanga Resort and Casino Newport Beach, Calif. (April 8, 2014) – The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take place Thursday at 5 p.m. PST from Cabaret Theater inside Pechanga Resort & Casino (45000 Pechanga Parkway. Temecula, CA 92592). Bellator MMA will take place from Pechanga...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116 Gets Pacheco vs Halsey Middleweight Semifinal Bout

Pacheco vs. Halsey Middleweight Semifinal Scheduled for Bellator 116 Friday at Pechanga Resort & Casino Newport Beach, Calif. (April 8, 2014) – Bellator 116 has experienced a fight card change as Joe Pacheco and Brandon Halsey have been added to the Bellator Middleweight Tournament, replacing the originally scheduled Dan Cramer vs. Jeremy Kimball fight. Previously scheduled...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 115 TV Ratings

Friday night’s Bellator 115 event was watched by an average of 830,000 viewers on Spike TV. That’s a very good number for the promotion, well above their average audience for a Friday night show and only 50,000 viewer off their best rating so far this season which came for the season premiere headlined by Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson. It’s particularly good going considering...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator’s Heavyweight Tournament Semi-Finals Set For Bellator 116

Heavyweight Tournament Semifinals Set at Bellator 116 From Southern California’s Pechanga Resort on Friday, April 11thWelterweight Semifinal Featured; Matyushenko and Beltran ReturnNewport Beach, Calif. (March 20, 2014) – Bellator MMA is bringing The Toughest Tournament In Sports back to Southern California as Pechanga Resort & Casino hosts the heavyweight tournament semifinals...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Alexander Gustafsson in UFC

Alexander Gustafsson was victorious this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 38, his first bout since fighting Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title last September. His win over Jimi Manuwa came by TKO early in the second round of a scheduled three, and came in a fashion that has become typical of Gustafsson wins: his knees and long reach paving the way to victory. While Gustafsson...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Welterweight Semifinals Headline Bellator’s Return To Southern California’s Pechanga Resort & Casino Friday, April 11th

Bellator announced details of their Bellator 116 event yesterday, where they are set to hold the semi-finals of their latest welterweight tournament. A light heavyweight contest between Joey Beltran and Vladimir Matyushenko  is also confirmed for the event, which takes place on April 11th. You can check out all of the details in the official press release below.Welterweight Semifinals...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 116

Bellator 116 When: April 11th, 2014 Where: Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California How: Spike TV (9PM ET/PT) Who: Joey Beltran vs. Vladimir Matyushenko
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Welterweight Semifinals Headline Bellator 116

Bellator MMA is bringing The Toughest Tournament In Sports back to Southern California as Pechanga Resort & Casino hosts the Welterweight Tournament Semifinals Friday, April 11th live on Spike TV. The night will also feature a light heavyweight showdown between Vladimir Matyushenko and Joey Beltran. Bellator 116 will be broadcast live from Pechanga Resort & […]
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Out; Alexander Gustafsson vs Jimi Manuwa Headlines March 8th UFC Card

Alexander Gustafsson 15-2 MMA / 7-2 UFC Record Won 6 of Last 7 Fights Notable Wins: Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua, Vladimir Matyushenko, Thiago Silva Jimi Manuwa 14-0 MMA / 3-0 UFC Record 14 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Ryan Jimmo, Cyrille Diabate, Kyle Kingsbury —————————————————————————- UFC European Tour March 8th, 2014 London...
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November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Melvin Guillard vs Ross Pearson Slated for March 8th UFC Event

  Alexander Gustafsson 15-2 MMA / 7-2 UFC Record Won 6 of Last 7 Fights Notable Wins: Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua, Vladimir Matyushenko, Thiago Silva   Antonio Rogerio Nogueira 21-5 MMA / 4-2 UFC Record 2 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Alistair Overeem (x2), Dan Henderson, Rashad Evans —————————————————————————– Melvin Guillard...
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October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellator 99: 'Pitbull vs. Nunes' Main Card Rewind

Bellator MMA 99 marked their return to their normal new Friday night time spot on Spike TV. The action went down in Temecula, CA from the Pechanga Resort and Casino. The televised card was made up of the opening round of the featherweight tournament and a featured fight between light heavyweights Vladimir Matyushenko and Houston Alexander. Which was won by Matyushenko in a semi-exciting...
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September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellator 99 XCIX Pitbull vs Nunes Live Results

Main Card (Spike TV) Weight Class Method Round Time Notes Featherweight Patricio Freire vs. Diego Nunes [a] Light Heavyweight Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Houston Alexander Featherweight Justin Wilcox vs. Akop Stepanyan [a] Featherweight Desmond Green vs. Fabricio Guerreiro [a] Featherweight Andrew Fisher vs. Joe Taimanglo [a] Preliminary Card (Spike.com) Light Heavyweight Savo Kosic...
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September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Nunes vs. Pitbull Featured In Main Event September 13th

A hand injury has forced former Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Christian M’Pumbu off of the September 13th fight card. Originally scheduled to face long-time veteran Vladimir Matyushenko, “The Janitor” will now meet Houston Alexander live on Spike TV. The night will be headlined by a Featherweight Tournament Opening Round fight between Patricio Pitbull and Diego […]
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August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Alexander vs. Vladimir Matyushenko Now Set For September 13th After M’Pumbu Suffers Hand Injury

Houston Alexander vs. Vladimir Matyushenko Now Set For September 13th After M’Pumbu Suffers Hand Injury   Nunes vs. Pitbull Featured In Main Event   Newport Beach, CA. (August 18th, 2013) – A hand injury has forced former Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Christian M’Pumbu off of the September 13thfight card. Originally scheduled to face long-time veteran Vladimir […]
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August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

BELLATOR 99: M’PUMBU VS. MATYUSHENKO

Date: September 13, 2013 Location: Temecula, California Venue: Pechanga Resort & Casino Broadcast: Spike TV, Spike.com Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Christian M’Pumbu Patricio Freire vs. Diego Nunes - featherweight tournament opening round Shahbulat Shamhalaev vs. Akop Stepanyan - featherweight tournament opening round Desmond Green vs. Fabricio Guerreiro - featherweight...
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August 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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