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Bellator MMA has outlined an ambitious Spike TV schedule of title defenses to kick off 2015 -- and they'll have to hope none of these fighters falls victim to illness or injury between now and then. Patricio "Pitbull" Freire will make his first title defense since defeating Pat Curran at Bellator 123 in September when he faces former champion Daniel Straus, who is coming off a strong first-round knockout win over Justin Wilcox. Bellator 132 takes place in Temecula, California, on January 16th. B read news >>

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Emanuel Newton defended his light heavyweight championship with a fifth-round finish at Bellator 130, while Bobby Lashley, Marloes Coenen and Dave Jansen also notched wins. read news >>

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Bellator 130 saw LHW champ Emanuel Newton retain his title against Linton Vassell, LW tournament winner Dave Jansen decision Rick Hawn and Bobby Lashley and Marloes Coenen pick up wins. The four fight Spike TV main card of Bellator 130 featured a championship fight, a title eliminator, three submissions (one to strikes), a current pro-wrestling champ and one of Earth's top women fighters. And yet perhaps it added up to less than the sum of its parts. Light Heavyweight champ Emanuel Newton needed read news >>

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When it came to light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton, Bellator MMA got a big, big scare on Friday night.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

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Emanuel Newton retained his Bellator light heavyweight title, submitting Linton Vassell in the fifth round at Bellator 130 on Friday evening. read news >>

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Emanuel Newton came back from an apparent two-round deficit to get a choke at 47 seconds of the fifth round to retain his Bellator light heavyweight title over Linton Vassell in a match featuring non-stop takedowns, attempted submissions, escapes, scrambles and reversals.Newton (25-7-1), with two five-round fights under his belt, came back in rounds three and four of an entertaining battle on the ground. The fight appeared to be up for grabs as the fifth round started. Newton quickly got behind read news >>

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Emanuel Newton keeps 205-pound crown with fifth-round finish at Bellator 130 on Friday in Kansas. read news >>

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Emanuel Newton put his light heavyweight title on the line Friday night against Linton Vassell in a scintillating Bellator 130 main event. Vassell appeared ready to take down the champion early in the fight, but an experienced and resilient Newton was able to right the ship and pull out a victory in the final round.While the card's headline fight was extremely compelling, three feature fights only added to a very strong main card. These fights provided thrills of their own, as Dave Jansen, Marlo read news >>

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Maybe you know Emanuel Newton. You know, the Bellator light heavyweight champ, he of the King Mo knockout and the spinning backfists and the amazing interviews? Right, that guy. He'll defend his title Friday at Bellator 130, and he's doing it against a fairly anonymous challenger named Linton Vassell. Just who is Linton Vassell? A mere warm body with an unlikely name, tossed in to chum the waters for a rising star in a promotion that could do with another one or two of these stars? Maybe not. Bu read news >>

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For Emanuel Newton, the universe makes the decisions, he just steps into the cage and fights. read news >>

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A conversation with Emanuel Newton, Bellator's light heavyweight champion, is unlike a conversation with anyone else in mixed martial arts. If pushed, he can take you to some very strange places. But pushing him is not strictly necessary for the journey. Pick any question, even the standard ones about techniques, training partners and longtime goals—just don't expect a standard answer in return. At one point during our 23-minute talk in advance of his Bellator 130 title defense Friday against Li read news >>

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Love or hate Emanuel "Hardcore Kid" Newton's style, it has been effective. The reigning Bellator light heavyweight champion will put his belt on the line again Friday night at Bellator 130 when he faces Linton "The Swarm" Vassell at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. Fresh off his sudden knockout of Joey "The Mexicutioner" Beltran via spinning back fist last month, Newton is ready to go at it again. Vassell has won nine fights in a row, and that includes a three-fight win streak in the Be read news >>

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With his spinning back fist knockout of Joey Beltran last month, Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton proved that lightning can indeed strike twice. read news >>

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Back in Bellator’s cage after a short hiatus, light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton has found a winning formula, and he sees no reason to switch things up. Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

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