Christian M’Pumbu’s Brutal Bellator Light Heavyweight Title Victory (video)


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

Known primarily for his submission prowess, Christian M’Pumbu kept his recent impressive streak of knockout finishes intact at Bellator 45 on Saturday night.

He dropped Richard Hale with a right hook, and finished him off with a brutal flurry of hammerfists and punches moments later to capture the inaugural Bellator light heavyweight championship. The finish was his third straight via TKO, rolling through the Season 4 205-pound tournament.

Check out the finish that aired live on MTV2…

view original article >>

Related News

  • 4 days ago
  • 53 views

Newly minted light heavyweight title contender Daniel Cormier is feeling like a new man now that he’s fighting champ Jon Jones for the belt. Filed under: News, Radio Highlight, UFC more

  • 25 days ago
  • 21 views

The highly-anticipated light heavyweight championship rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson finally has a location. more

  • 25 days ago
  • 14 views

The highly-anticipated light heavyweight championship rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson finally has a location. more

  • 8 days ago
  • 24 views

Following a historic wrestling career, UFC light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier leaves his shoes on the mat after one final match against fellow Oklahoma State alum Chris Pendleton. more

  • 6 days ago
  • 31 views

Who says UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier doesn’t love his fans? One of them, Russ Roman, a 29-year-old delivery driver for Domino’s, is learning firsthand. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more

  • 5 days ago
  • 9 views

On Saturday, UFC light heavyweight Kyle Kingsbury returns from a layoff of nearly two years. Learn what’s kept him away.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more

  • 28 days ago
  • 66 views

For the second time in nearly three years, UFC veteran Matt Hamill has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. more

  • 27 days ago
  • 9 views

The middleweight and light heavyweight finals for Season 19 of “The Ultimate Fighter” are set. more

  • 27 days ago
  • 27 views

Redemption!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is looking to shake up the light heavyweight rankings with a potential 205-pound showdown later this fall, pitting former division number one contender Glover Teixeira (No. 4) against hot-and-cold wrestling standout Phil Davis (No. 6).
That's according to a report from UFC Tonight; however, nothing is official at this time.
Teixeira (22-3) is fresh off a five-round shellacking at the hands of division kingpin Jon Jones. Prior to his UFC 172 main e more