The Bellator 89 weigh-ins have been completed with all fighters making weight in preparation for Bellator’s Feb. 14 event, which features a Bantamweight Title Fight between Eduardo Dantas and Marcos Galvao. read news >>
Eduardo Dantas will defend his Bellator bantamweight title for the first time Thursday night. read news >>
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The Bellator 111 weigh-ins took place on Thursday at Mist Nightclub at WinStar World Casino, and now the bantamweight title fight between Eduardo Dantas and Anthony Leone is official. read news >>
Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas scored an impressive knockout victory over Marcos Galvao, but knocking out his teammate and mentor left Dantas extremely emotional after the fight. read news >>
Bellator MMA returns tonight with Bellator 128, featuring a bantamweight title unification fight in the main event. Get live results here starting at 7 p.m. ET.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
There can only be one Bellator bantamweight champion. Eduardo Dantas and Joe Warren, both Bellator 135-pound champion and interim champion, respectively, are set to collide at the Bellator 128 card in Thackerville, Okla., on Oct. 10, the promotion announced Monday. Dantas was scheduled to defend his bantamweight title against Warren in May, but was forced out of the bout with a head injury. Rafael Silva replaced Dantas, losing to Warren in an interim title fight via unanimous decision. "There is read news >>
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Eduardo Dantas’ second defense of the Bellator MMA bantamweight crown will move forward as expected, as both the champion and challenger Anthony Leone were cleared for action at Thursday’s Bellator 111 weigh-ins. read news >>
Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas is set to put his title on the line against fellow Brazilian Marcos Galvao on Feb. 14 at Bellator 89. read news >>
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Don't expect much trash talk from Marcos Galvao ahead of his upcoming title fight with Bellator champion Eduardo Dantas.
Before winning the Season 6 bantamweight tournament this past weekend, Galvao knew there was the distinct possibility his tourney run would conclude with a fight against his longtime friend.
"There's no need for rivalry," he told MMAjunkie.com. "We've known each other for a long time, and humility comes first. We must respect each other. We're human beings."
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In an outcome few odds makers expected, former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Warren became the new Bellator bantamweight champion after defeating Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 128 on Saturday. The event took place at the WinStar Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The main card aired live on Spike TV. Warren opened the first round immediately clinching with Dantas, securing double underhooks and driving the champion into the fence. Warren switched to a double and even a single leg attempt again read news >>
Bellator 128 is official following weigh-ins at the WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, Okla. read news >>