Will 'King Mo' get his revenge on Emanuel Newton at Bellator 106?
It’s been eight months since Emanuel Newton knocked out Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal with a spinning backfist at Bellator 90.
And this Saturday at 9 p.m. ET / 8 p.m. CT on Spike TV, the two face off again for the interim light heavyweight title.
King Mo’s been unstoppable since his loss to Newton, defeating Seth Petruzelli and Jacob Noe to win Bellator’s light heavyweight summer series tournament, and he’s confident things will go differently this time. Will Newton make him eat his words? Tune in to find out.
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If you thought Bellator MMA was just going to roll over on Sept. 5, you better think again.
Bellator MMA is not going down without a fight.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) scheduled its upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1 from the Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Ledyard, Conn., the same night Spike TV airs its Bellator 123 fight card at Mohegan Sun Resort & Casino in Uncasville.
And both promotions are bringing their A game for the Friday night face off.
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Bellator is bringing out its big guns for September 5th's unofficial battle for Connecticut. In an effort to keep pace with UFC Fight Night 50, Bellator officials announced on Wednesday that Bellator 123 will be highlighted by the returns of both Cheick Kongo and Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, as well as the promotional debut of Bobby Lashley.
As previously announced, the event is headlined by a featherweight championship rematch between Pat Curran and Patricio Freire.
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A featherweight title fight rematch between champion Pat Curran and Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire has been slotted for Bellator 123 in September. An intriguing rematch has between scheduled to take place at Bellator 123 in September, as featherweight champion Pat Curran meets Patricio Freire in the main event of the evening.
Although Bellator officials are yet to make a formal announcement regarding the title fight, the news was revealed by Combate.com and later confirmed by MMAFighting.com.
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