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Pics: Rory MacDonald Suffered A Grotesque Shin Injury In Bellator Title Win Over Douglas Lima

Rory MacDonald captured the Bellator MMA welterweight title on Saturday night at The Forum in Inglewood, California, as he snapped the three-fight winning streak of Douglas Lima via unanimous decision in the co-main event of Bellator 192. However, the Canadian really had to push through the pain barrier to get his hands on the gold. The five-rounder was a gory …

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Big John McCarthy To Move Into Commentary Role With Bellator MMA

Big John McCarthy is recognised as arguably the best referee in the sport of mixed martial arts.  His officiating in the UFC incredibly dates all the way back to UFC 2. He has also refereed in other promotions around the world including Bellator,  K-1 (Japan), Strikeforce and many others. He has built a solid reputation as one of the most …

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Rory MacDonald Claims Bellator May Use Him As Alternate In Heavyweight Tourney

Rory MacDonald’s love for the early days of MMA, when the sport was just as likely to be called NHB(No-Holds-Barred), is well documented. In the past, the Canadian welterweight has spoken of his desire to see the ban on headbutts lifted and time-limits removed. He isn’t too fond of these newfangled weight-classes either. Just last year, MacDonald tweeted the following …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Reacts To Conor McGregor’s Bellator Invasion

Following Conor McGregor’s actions at Bellator 187 in Dublin earlier this month, UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov apparently sees the Irishman as something of a bully who needs to be taken down a peg or two. McGregor invaded the Bellator cage after his SBG Ireland teammate Charlie Ward drilled John Redmond with very little time to spare at the end …

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Iaquinta Feels Someone Should Have Given McGregor A Very Physical ‘Wake-Up Call’ At Bellator 187

Al Iaquinta feels that somebody should have socked UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor when he invaded the cage at Bellator 187 in Dublin earlier this month. Can you imagine the mayhem? Things were chaotic enough even without someone taking a swing at the sport’s biggest star in front his hometown crowd, as McGregor had to be escorted from the cage …

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