- 2 years ago
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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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- 2 years ago
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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 >>
Freshly washed of one troubled fighter, Bellator CEO Scott Coker may be looking at sign another.
To say that Jason Miller has had his ups and downs over the years, would be putting it mildly. The man more often known as 'Mayhem' has fought for titles under Dream and Strikeforce, gone through two inglorious stints in the UFC, and generally competed at a high level over a 14 year career that ended with his UFC release in 2012. Outside the cage, however, he's been a mess.
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UFC featherweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor lob verbal jabs at each other during the UFC 178 Media Tour stop in Los Angeles. read news >>
LOS ANGELES - Conor McGregor looked, and talked, like a man who was determined to regain the spotlight.
McGregor prattled on for a bit at the UFC 178 fan Q and A on Tuesday about his dapper suit and the glittering new gold Rolex watch he was wearing, which he claimed cost $50,000.
The spectacle was enough to get Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier - who grabbed the attention of the MMA and even mainstream sports world with their Monday brawl - to stop sniping at one another for a few moments and bust o read news >>
- 14 days ago
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With police on hand to keep the peace at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre, both Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier made it clear there was no chance of a repeat of Monday’s fireworks. That was just fine for brash Irishman Conor McGregor, who took it upon himself to re-take the (...) read news >>
Phil Baroni’s MMA career has been a wild ride, to say the least. This Friday, he’ll turn another chapter in his storied run as a professional fighter when he makes his debut for Bellator MMA.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>