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Bellator 208: Chael Sonnen talks wanting win over Fedor after losing to Silva, Jones
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Bellator 208: Chael Sonnen talks wanting win over Fedor after losing to Silva, Jones

Chael Sonnen (AP Photo) When you take a glance at Chael Sonnen’s career record (31-15-1), it doesn’t stand out as one belonging to an elite fighter. It’s not bad, but it isn’t great.  He never captured a UFC world championship, but has fought world champions. Look a little closer and some of his opponents are a who’s who of MMA: Forrest
Khabib Nurmagomedov given luxury Mercedes as gift as Conor McGregor conqueror is made Chechen citizen by warlord Ramzan Kadyrov
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Khabib Nurmagomedov given luxury Mercedes as gift as Conor McGregor conqueror is made Chechen citizen by warlord Ramzan Kadyrov

KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV has been handed a luxury Mercedes and honorary citizenship of Chechnya by a warlord – as extra rewards for beating Conor McGregor. Russia's UFC lightweight champ Nurmagomedov hailed the "respect" shown to him by highly-controversial Ramzan Kadyrov. 4 Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, show their respect after a build-up and fight beset with animosity Chechen
Bellator 207 results: Ryan Bader dominates Matt Mitrione to advance to heavyweight grand prix final
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Bellator 207 results: Ryan Bader dominates Matt Mitrione to advance to heavyweight grand prix final

Ryan Bader (Getty Images) People wondered how light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader would fare in his semifinal bout in Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix against Matt Mitrione at Friday’s Bellator 207. The fight would be Bader’s first against a true heavyweight, a fight that was set up after he knocked out light heavyweight Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal in 15 seconds
Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov: New footage shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started
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Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov: New footage shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started

NEW footage has emerged which shows exactly how the shocking Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov post-fight brawl really started. And it looks like it was the president of winner Nurmagomedov's management agency who sparked the chaotic scenes. Twitter 4 Rizvan Magomedov patronisingly slaps Conor McGregor's training partner Dillon Danis on the back seconds after his
What a mess: MMA’s top 10 debacles
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What a mess: MMA’s top 10 debacles

Top 10 MMA Debacles (Getty) In the vast majority of cases, we come away from MMA events talking about big moments that happened inside the ring or cage, like a crazy comeback, a wild back-and-forth battle or a creative finish of some kind. Occasionally, we end up talking about a fight that was announced or
Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov video: New footage shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started
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Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov video: New footage shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started

NEW footage has emerged which shows exactly how the shocking Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov post-fight brawl really started. And it looks like it was the president of winner Nurmagomedov's management agency who sparked the chaotic scenes. Twitter 4 Rizvan Magomedov patronisingly slaps Conor McGregor's training partner Dillon Danis on the back seconds after his
Bellator 207: Ryan Bader discusses preparation for Grand Prix showdown with Matt Mitrione
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Bellator 207: Ryan Bader discusses preparation for Grand Prix showdown with Matt Mitrione

(Getty Images) For the first 29 fights of his career, Ryan Bader fought at 205 pounds. But No. 30 brought new change for the current light heavyweight champion as he decided to take his talents to the heavyweight division.  Bader competed in the first round of Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix and knocked out light heavyweight counterpart
Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov: New video shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started
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Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov: New video shows how shocking post-fight brawl really started

NEW footage has emerged which shows exactly how the shocking Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov post-fight brawl really started. And it looks like it was the president of winner Nurmagomedov's management agency who sparked the chaotic scenes. Twitter 4 Rizvan Magomedov patronisingly slaps Conor McGregor's training partner Dillon Danis on the back seconds after his
How to bet on Bellator 207 and Bellator 208
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How to bet on Bellator 207 and Bellator 208

Fedor Emelianenko (Bellator) The highly-anticipated Bellator 207 and Bellator 208 cards take place on Friday and Saturday night, respectively, featuring the semifinals of the Bellator heavyweight grand prix. The main event for Bellator 207 has light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader taking on Matt Mitrione, while Bellator 208 features Chael Sonnen battling Fedor Emelianenko. When MMA fans get two great
Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov suspended for ten days by Nevada regulator
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Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov suspended for ten days by Nevada regulator

NEVADA fight regulators are suspending UFC fighters Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor for a brawl inside and outside the octagon after their match last weekend in Las Vegas. Nevada Athletic Commission executive Bob Bennett says letters were sent Wednesday informing both fighters they'll be suspended for ten days, effective Oct. 15. Sportsfile 4 Khabib Nurmagomedov