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Chael Sonnen Absolutely Butchers Jon Jones Via Twitter

Chael Sonnen had a few choice words for his former opponent Jon Jones after the divisive star criticised his approach to trash-talking in a recent interview. Jon Jones managed to find himself in the crosshairs of the outspoken former UFC title-challenger after speaking to the Russian media about his views on the trash-talking prowess of both Conor McGregor and Chael …

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Michael Chandler Calls On Eddie Alvarez To Finish Trilogy

Michael Chandler has called on Eddie Alvarez to fight him one more time to close out their legendary trilogy. Two fights, one win apiece, and one potentially unmissable spectacle now within our grasp. Bellator’s Michael Chandler and Eddie Alvarez went to war on two separate occasions in a pair of showdowns that fully deserved the ‘instant-classic’ label they were assigned …

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James Gallagher Releases Statement Following Brutal KO Loss

James Gallagher has posted a statement to his official Instagram page following his shock first-round KO loss to Ricky Bandejas at Bellator 204. Some say it’s a good thing to experience loss in the earlier stages of your career. It can almost be humbling, to a certain extent. James Gallagher came into his Bellator 204 main-card fixture with some serious hype …

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Watch: James Gallagher & Ricky Bandejas’ Tense Weigh-In Faceoff

Unbeaten Irish prospect James Gallagher will return to the MMA cage for the first time in 14 months to face promotional newcomer Ricky Bandejas on Friday night. We interviewed Gallagher recently and he spoke about the road to his eventual recovery. You can read that piece in full here. Friday night’s Bellator 204 will see the Strabanimal face arguably the biggest test …

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Exploring Irish MMA: Part V – James Gallagher

In this edition of Exploring Irish MMA, we focus on the man who could well stand as the country of Ireland’s brightest prospect, James ‘The Strabanimal’ Gallagher. Nurturing a promising youngster in a game as ruthless as mixed martial arts can be a delicate process. If there is, in fact, an invisible line that separates the prospect and the genuine contender you …

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Watch: Bellator Release James Gallagher Comeback Promo

Ahead of his return to the Bellator cage on Friday night, the promotion have released a gripping promo video to welcome him back. One of the most promising young fighters in European MMA will fight for the first time in over a year this week, taking on the highly-dangerous Ricky Bandejas at Bellator 204. Gallagher, who has been out of …

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Breaking: Bellator 170lb Grand-Prix Opening Matchups Revealed

ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported today that the opening round of matchups for Bellator’s welterweight grand-prix have been decided. This cannot come quick enough. According to Ariel Helwani, the opening matchups for the Bellator welterweight grand-prix have been decided and confirmed. Beginning from September, the following fights will take place. Douglas Lima vs. Andrey Koreshkov II Paul Daley vs. Michael ‘Venom’ Page …

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