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Bellator 216 Results: Mirko Cro Cop defeats Roy Nelson (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 14 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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A heavyweight rematch between Mirko Cro Cop and Roy Nelson co-headlined tonight’s Bellator 216 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Cro Cop and Nelson first met under the Zuffa banner back at UFC 137 in October of 2011, with “Big Country” emerging victorious by way of TKO in round three. Mirko Cro Cop (37-11-2 MMA) was last […] The post Bellator 216 Results: Mirko Cro Cop defeats Roy Nelson (Highligh...

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Bellator 216 Results: Mirko Cro Cop defeats Roy Nelson (Highlights)

www.bjpenn.com Posted 14 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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A heavyweight rematch between Mirko Cro Cop and Roy Nelson co-headlined tonight’s Bellator 216 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Cro Cop and Nelson first met under the Zuffa banner back at UFC 137 in October of 2011, with “Big Country” emerging victorious by way of TKO in round three. Mirko Cro Cop (37-11-2 MMA) was last […] The post Bellator 216 Results: Mirko Cro Cop defeats Roy Nelson (Highligh...

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Bellator 216: MVP vs. Daley live stream, PBP, results, discussion

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 15 hours ago by Tim Burke
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Bloody Elbow is the place to be for live results and full play-by-play of Bellator 216 from the Mohegan Sun. Join us tonight on Bloody Elbow for live results and detailed play-by-play as Bellator 216 comes to the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. The headliner for the card is a welterweight grand prix grudge match between Michael Page and Paul Daley. There are also big heavyweight bouts on the card -...

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Bellator 216 Results: Cheick Kongo defeats Vitaly Minakov

www.bjpenn.com Posted 15 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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A heavyweight rematch between Cheick Kongo and Vitaly Minakov took place on the main card of tonight’s Bellator 216 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Minakov had previously defeated Kongo via unanimous decision back in 2014. Cheick Kongo (29-10-2 MMA) entered tonight’s contest on a seven-fight winning streak, his latest being a first-round knockout victory over Timothy […] The post Bellator 216 Re...

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Bellator 216 Results: Cheick Kongo defeats Vitaly Minakov

www.bjpenn.com Posted 15 hours ago by Chris Taylor
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A heavyweight rematch between Cheick Kongo and Vitaly Minakov took place on the main card of tonight’s Bellator 216 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Minakov had previously defeated Kongo via unanimous decision back in 2014. Cheick Kongo (29-10-2 MMA) entered tonight’s contest on a seven-fight winning streak, his latest being a first-round knockout victory over Timothy […] The post Bellator 216 Re...

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Conor McGregor pays tribute to the Gracie family ahead of Kron’s octagon debut

www.bjpenn.com Posted 16 hours ago by Christopher Taylor
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Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor is very excited to see Kron Gracie make his octagon debut at tomorrow’s night’s UFC event in Phoenix. The Irish superstar took to Twitter where he paid respect to the Gracie family while wishing Kron the best of luck in upcoming contest with Alex Caceres. “Very excited to see […] The post Conor McGregor pays tribute to the Gracie family ahead of Kron...

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Conor McGregor pays tribute to the Gracie family ahead of Kron’s octagon debut

www.bjpenn.com Posted 16 hours ago by Christopher Taylor

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor is very excited to see Kron Gracie make his octagon debut at tomorrow’s night’s UFC event in Phoenix. The Irish superstar took to Twitter where he paid respect to the Gracie family while wishing Kron the best of luck in upcoming contest with Alex Caceres. “Very excited to see […] The post Conor McGregor pays tribute to the Gracie family ahead of Kron...

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PHOTO | Vanessa Porto suffers nasty eye injury in title win at Invicta FC 34

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:15 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Vanessa Porto suffered a nasty eye injury during her flyweight title fight with Pearl Gonzalez at last night’s Invicta FC 34 event in Kansas City. The injury occurred in round four, this after Pearl Gonzalez struck Vanessa Porto with an accidental eye poke. Despite being ruled unable to continue by the doctors and officials in […] The post PHOTO | Vanessa Porto suffers nasty eye injury in title wi...

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PHOTO | Vanessa Porto suffers nasty eye injury in title win at Invicta FC 34

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:15 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Vanessa Porto suffered a nasty eye injury during her flyweight title fight with Pearl Gonzalez at last night’s Invicta FC 34 event in Kansas City. The injury occurred in round four, this after Pearl Gonzalez struck Vanessa Porto with an accidental eye poke. Despite being ruled unable to continue by the doctors and officials in […] The post PHOTO | Vanessa Porto suffers nasty eye injury in title wi...

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James Vick believes the actions of Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 were justified

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:56 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was suspended nine months by the NSAC for his post-fight actions at UFC 229 this past October in Las Vegas. Following his fourth round submission victory over bitter rival Conor McGregor, ‘The Eagle” proceeded to leap out of the octagon and attack the Irishman’s teammate Dillon Danis. Khabib’s actions sparked […] The post James Vick believes the actions...

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James Vick believes the actions of Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 were justified

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:56 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was suspended nine months by the NSAC for his post-fight actions at UFC 229 this past October in Las Vegas. Following his fourth round submission victory over bitter rival Conor McGregor, ‘The Eagle” proceeded to leap out of the octagon and attack the Irishman’s teammate Dillon Danis. Khabib’s actions sparked […] The post James Vick believes the actions...

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VIDEO | Robert Whittaker will not be bullied into compromising his health for the UFC

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:27 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Robert Whittaker was expected to defend his UFC middleweight championship in the headliner of last weekend’s UFC 234 event against Kelvin Gastelum. Unfortunately for fight fans, Whittaker was removed from the card just hours before the event commenced, this after it was discovered by doctors that he was suffering from a collapsed bowel and intestinal […] The post VIDEO | Robert Whittaker will not ...

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VIDEO | Robert Whittaker will not be bullied into compromising his health for the UFC

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:27 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

Robert Whittaker was expected to defend his UFC middleweight championship in the headliner of last weekend’s UFC 234 event against Kelvin Gastelum. Unfortunately for fight fans, Whittaker was removed from the card just hours before the event commenced, this after it was discovered by doctors that he was suffering from a collapsed bowel and intestinal […] The post VIDEO | Robert Whittaker will not ...

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Matt Mitrione issues apology after Bellator 215 fight with Sergei Kharitonov ends in a no-contest

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:51 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor
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Heavyweight knockout artists Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov squared off in the headliner of last night’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Unfortunately for fight fans, the bout lasted just fifteen seconds and that was not due to a spectacular finish. Instead, the fight ended after Mitrione landed a hard low kick to the groin […] The post Matt Mitrione issues apology after Bellat...

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Matt Mitrione issues apology after Bellator 215 fight with Sergei Kharitonov ends in a no-contest

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:51 PM Feb 16, 2019 by Chris Taylor

Heavyweight knockout artists Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov squared off in the headliner of last night’s Bellator 215 event in Uncasville, Connecticut. Unfortunately for fight fans, the bout lasted just fifteen seconds and that was not due to a spectacular finish. Instead, the fight ended after Mitrione landed a hard low kick to the groin […] The post Matt Mitrione issues apology after Bellat...

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