Tag: Bellator

Bellator champ Rafael Carvalho: Gegard Mousasi got ‘unfair’ win because of big name, shouldn’t get next title shot

by Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz Gegard Mousasi defeated Alexander Shlemenko via unanimous decision in his Bellator debut.Bellator MMA Gegard Mousasi scored a close decision win over Alexander Shlemenko in his Bellator debut, but not many people think he deserved the victory. And Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho is one of those critics. […]

Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi slated for Bellator 192

by Ariel Helwani@arielhelwani  Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Michael Chandler is set to return to action, however, his next fight won’t be for the Bellator lightweight title. Chandler will meet Goiti Yamauchi at Bellator 192 on January 20, MMA Fighting has learned. The event, which is headlined by Douglas Lima vs. Rory MacDonald for the Bellator welterweight […]

‘Multiple injuries’ force Patricio Freire out of Bellator 188 main event

Bellator MMA featherweight champion Patricio Freire will not be defending his title against Daniel Weichel in Israel this week. by Mookie Alexander@mookiealexander   Photo by Ed Mulholland/Getty Images As if all of the UFC main event cancellations weren’t enough, Bellator MMA just lost its headliner for this week’s card in Tel Aviv, […]