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Bellator light heavyweight Rich Hale is confident in all the usual areas of his abilities leading into a fight with Beau Tribolet in the opening round of the promotion's "Summer Series" tournament.
"I see myself putting numbers on him in the standup, seeing how much he can take," Hale today told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "If the fight goes to the ground, it's definitely going to be by my decision.
"Personally, I feel like it's going to be a first-round knockout."
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Vinicius Kappke de Queiroz has been forced to withdraw from Bellator’s 2013 Summer Series heavyweight tournament. read news >>
On the day of the weigh-ins for Bellator 96, there has been a shakeup in the heavyweight tournament. Vinicius Queiroz is out of a semifinal bout against Rich Hale, and stepping in to take his place will be Ryan Martinez. read news >>
The surge of confidence that Bellator heavyweight Rich Hale experienced
after stopping Mike Wessel in 79 seconds apparently never subsided.
Following a post-win warning to the field of remaining competitors in
the promotion's season 7 tourney, Hale had another message to them in an
interview with MMAjunkie.com.
The message is simple: I'm not impressed, and I'm coming after you.
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YUMA, Ariz. -- Bellator Season 4 light heavyweight finalist Richard Hale bounced back from his knockout loss to Christian M'Pumbu against heavyweight Carlos Flores at the Cocopah Resort and Casino. read news >>
Rich Hale capitalized at a most opportune time.
The 25-year-old Arizonan rode a dominant third round to a split decision victory over D.J. Linderman in the Bellator Fighting Championships Season 4 light heavyweight tournament semifinals at Bellator 42 on Saturday at the Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Okla. All three judges scored it 29-28, two of them for Hale, who advanced to the 205-pound championship final. read news >>
The matchup for Friday’s Bellator 125 headliner all but promised a high-power slugfest, and middleweight veterans Melvin Manhoef and Doug Marshall clearly obliged.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>
Melvin Manhoef took just 85 seconds to win his Bellator debut, knocking out Doug Marshall in the first round of their main event at Bellator 125 in Fresno, Calif. read news >>
The latest installment of “Bellator: Uncut” offers a behind-the-scenes look at Bellator 124, which took place this past Friday.Filed under: Bellator, News, Videos read news >>
Emanuel Newton retained his Bellator light heavyweight title in spectacular fashion after a rather unspectacular performance against Joey Beltran. We had an onslaught of MMA and boxing this weekend, and having caught you up on the UFC, World Series of Fighting, Mayweather vs. Maidana II, we now turn to the event that kicked off the festivities. Bellator 124 in Michigan was headlined by a light heavyweight title defense by champion Emanuel Newton and challenger Joey Beltran. After Newton took the read news >>
Emanuel Newton needs only a small window of opportunity to change the course of a fight. read news >>