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Bellator 204: Caldwell vs. Lahat stream, play-by-play, results, discussion

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2:35 AM Aug 18, 2018 by Tim Burke
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Bloody Elbow is the place to be for live results and full play-by-play of Bellator 204 from South Dakota. Join us tonight on Bloody Elbow for live results and detailed play-by-play as Bellator 204 comes to Sioux City, South Dakota. The headliner for the card will see Bellator bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell step up to 145 pounds again to take on veteran Noad Lahat. The co-main will see Loga...

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Benson Henderson vs. Saad Awad set for Bellator 208

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:00 AM Aug 18, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Former UFC champion Benson Henderson will be a part of Bellator’s big event on Long Island. Benson Henderson has not had an easy time under the Bellator banner, but the former UFC and WEC lightweight champ will look to at least improve his record to .500 that in October. MMAjunkie reported that Henderson is set to tangle with the heavy-handed Saad Awad at Bellator 208, which is headlined by a heav...

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Rousey: ‘I love WWE career more than I ever thought I would’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 12:00 AM Aug 18, 2018 by David Castillo
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Ronda Rousey is everywhere this weekend — at the movies, or on the WWE Network — and she’s enjoying that to being coached inside the octagon. Ronda Rousey experienced a tough UFC exit. Holly Holm and Amanda Nunes blitzed through whatever presumed boxing gameplan Edmond Tarverdyan was attempting, and now Rousey has been enjoying the spoils of the octagon war. You can see her in the new action thril...

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VIDEO | Kevin Lee prefers a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:13 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Drake Riggs

“I’d rather fight Khabib [Nurmagomedov] to be honest. Just because…people see him as just this unstoppable tank. Ya know, Conor [McGregor’s] already got a couple losses on there. So Conor takes it away from me. To be the one to get rid of that 0… Something like that only comes around once in a lifetime. […] The post VIDEO | Kevin Lee prefers a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor app...

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VIDEO | Kevin Lee prefers a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:13 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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“I’d rather fight Khabib [Nurmagomedov] to be honest. Just because…people see him as just this unstoppable tank. Ya know, Conor [McGregor’s] already got a couple losses on there. So Conor takes it away from me. To be the one to get rid of that 0… Something like that only comes around once in a lifetime. […] The post VIDEO | Kevin Lee prefers a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor app...

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Luke Rockhold says Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar ‘should be suspended for a long time’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 11:00 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Lewis Mckeever
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Luke Rockhold wants to see USADA ‘step up their game’ and start handing out longer suspensions to cheaters. Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar have both tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in the last two years, but one of them is expected to challenge Daniel Cormier for the heavyweight title in the coming months. Lesnar, who tested positive for clomiphene in 2016, has been granted a title sho...

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Jake Ellenberger: ‘I should never lose to a guy like Ben Saunders’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:40 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Drake Riggs

We’ve been without the UFC since UFC 227 at the beginning of this month, but next week they’re back with a bang in Lincoln, Nebraska. Before the highly anticipated guaranteed fireworks that is Justin Gaethje vs James Vick in the night’s headliner, we’ll be treated to plenty of fun matchups. One of which includes the […] The post Jake Ellenberger: ‘I should never lose to a guy like Ben Saunders’ ap...

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Cynthia Calvillo returns to take on Poliana Botelho at UFC Buenos Aires

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:43 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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The UFC is set to make their return to Argentina as the year winds down and fights will be needed. Today we have gotten the first of many. Expected to have the country’s biggest name on the card in Santiago Ponzinibbio, nothing has come together yet for the top welterweight contender. However, we do now […] The post Cynthia Calvillo returns to take on Poliana Botelho at UFC Buenos Aires appeared f...

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Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone details ‘scariest moment’ of his life

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:27 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Drake Riggs

UFC welterweight veteran Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is one of the most fearless men in all of MMA and he has made that very clear over the years. Whether it be from his in the cage antics and frequency to take fights or all of his crazy non-fighting related activities and hobbies, Cowboy has had a crazy […] The post Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone details ‘scariest moment’ of his life appeared first on | BJP...

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We’re re-watching Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz!

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9:03 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Zane Simon
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Zane Simon, Connor Ruebusch, & Phil Mackenzie are, once again, watching the worst MMA they can find. Focusing on the UFC, Pride, Strikeforce, and the WEC they’ve targeted one bad-bad, one good-bad, and one disappointing fight each episode. This week we’re watching Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva, Gilbert Yvel vs. Jeremy Horn, and Mike Jackson vs. CM Punk. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz is a rare thing ...

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Bellator BW champ Caldwell: ‘The 145-pound belt will be mine’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 9:00 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Nick Baldwin
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Darrion Caldwell is hungry for another Bellator championship. Darrion Caldwell might’ve just won the Bellator bantamweight title late last year, but he already has his eyes on a second belt. “The Wolf” is headed up to 145 pounds, where he started his MMA career, to face Noad Lahat in a non-title bout in the Bellator 204 main event. The card takes place Friday night at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Fal...

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Mike Perry shares the tip he gave Darren Till for his UFC 228 title fight with Tyron Woodley

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:40 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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For a moment in late 2017, it looked as though Darren Till and “Platinum” Mike Perry might become mortal enemies in the perilous UFC welterweight division. Since then, however, their rivalry has blossomed into a mutual respect that borders on a bromance. Earlier this month, while visiting Los Angeles for the UFC’s 20th Anniversary Press Conference, the two […] The post Mike Perry shares the tip he...

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Mike Perry shares the tip he gave Darren Till for his UFC 228 title fight with Tyron Woodley

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:40 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Tom Taylor

For a moment in late 2017, it looked as though Darren Till and “Platinum” Mike Perry might become mortal enemies in the perilous UFC welterweight division. Since then, however, their rivalry has blossomed into a mutual respect that borders on a bromance. Earlier this month, while visiting Los Angeles for the UFC’s 20th Anniversary Press Conference, the two […] The post Mike Perry shares the tip he...

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Michael Bisping reacts to Colby Covington’s White House visit

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:24 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Earlier this summer, UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington made good on a longstanding promise and visited President Donald Trump at the Whitehouse. It was a feel good moment for the American welterweight, and one that many members of the MMA community doubted he’d pull off. Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping was among the […] The post Michael Bisping reacts to Colby Covi...

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Thiago Santos expected to step in against Jimi Manuwa in UFC Sao Paulo main event

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:06 PM Aug 17, 2018 by Tom Taylor

A bit of good news for fight fans in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and anybody that was planning on watching the September 22 UFC Sao Paulo card. Days after Glover Teixeira was forced out of his main event battle with Jimi Manuwa, the UFC has found a replacement opponent for Manuwa: middleweight contender Thiago Santos. The […] The post Thiago Santos expected to step in against Jimi Manuwa in UFC Sao Paulo m...

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