- a year ago
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Paul Daley’s (31–12–2 MMA) fight against Patrick Vallee (9-5-1 MMA) on Saturday at Cage Contender XVI in Dublin, Ireland.
To begin with the fight was really boring, especially for the audience because Daley’s opponent Vallee seemed to try to frustrate Daley by constantly moving around and he succeeded. Vallee frustrated everyone even the referee gave him a warning, but at the end of the second round the former UFC fighter made a happy end by knocking out Vallee with a flying knee. read news >>
Coker wants it, "Semtex" does not, but what about Melvin? Scott Coker said he wanted to put on big fights, and this one could be a doozy.
Coker, the recently-appointed president of Bellator MMA, is eyeing a potential match-up between two of the heaviest hitters in the history of mixed martial arts (MMA), as he is looking to pit Paul Daley against Melvin Manhoef later this year.
They were both recently inked to multi-fight deals with the promotion, so why not let them bang it out inside the cage read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Paul Daley's next MMA fight will take place in September.
"Semtex" is set to headline BAMMA 16 on September 13 in Manchester, England, the promotion informed MMAFighting.com. Daley's opponent is expected to be finalized in the coming days.
Daley (34-13-2) made his triumphant return to BAMMA in December when he knocked out Romario Manoel da Silva in the second round. The win was his fifth in six fights.
Of course, Daley still dreams of fighting in the UFC again, and the door does not appear to be read news >>
British UFC veteran Paul Daley (32-12-2 MMA) vs BJJ black belt Rodrigo Ribeiro (9-11 MMA) at Dubai FC 4 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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- 2 years ago
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Rudy Bears faces arguably the biggest test of his MMA career on Friday.
But considering an upbringing filled with run-ins with the law, Bears' fight against Paul Daley might seem easy in comparison.
Bears faces Daley in the co-main event of Bellator 72, which takes place at USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla. But it's the memory of some near-misses in his past that keep him pushing forward now in the sport.
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The changing climate in the world of MMA took another step towards the future on Saturday night when Strikeforce advertisements aired during the UFC 128 pay-per-view broadcast. Read More >> read news >>
A flyweight contest between Patrick Holohan and Louis Gaudinot has been slated for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Oct. 4.Holohan (10-0) is coming off a submission win over Josh Sampo on July 19 at UFC Fight Night 46."I’m so grateful to the UFC for getting me back in the Octagon," said Holohan in a statement. "I don’t care who they put in front of me or where, I’m going to put on the same performance everyone saw in Dublin."Gaudinot (6-3, 1 no-contest) defeated Phil H read news >>
MMA Fighting has UFC Fight Night 48 results for the Bisping vs. Le event Saturday morning in Macau, China.In the main event, Michael Bisping faces Cung Le in a middleweight contest. Dong Hyun Kim squares off against Tyron Woodley in a welterweight contest.Check out the UFC Fight Night 48 results below.Main card (UFC Fight Pass at 9 a.m. ET)Michael Bisping vs. Cung LeDong Hyun Kim vs. Tyron WoodleyZhang Lipeng vs. Brendan O'ReillyNing Guangyou vs. Yang JianpingUndercard (UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 a. read news >>
MMA Fighting has UFC Fight Night 49 results for the Henderson vs. dos Anjos event at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. on Saturday night.In the main event, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson squares off against Rafael dos Anjos. Mike Pyle battles Jordan Mein in a welterweight contest in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 49 results below.Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Benson Henderson vs. Rafael dos AnjosMike Pyle vs. Jordan MeinFrancis Carmont vs. Thales LeitesMax read news >>
Paul Daley is free to fight in the United States again.
According to Bellator president Scott Coker, Daley (34-13-2) has finally been granted a working visa from the US government to resume his Bellator MMA career. Visa issues knocked Daley out of a Bellator welterweight tournament in 2012. As a result, his last 10 MMA and kickboxing fights have taken place overseas.
While the popular British striker recently re-signed with Bellator, his next MMA fight will be for BAMMA on Sept. 13 against Igor read news >>
Melvin Manhoef and Paul Daley are two of Bellator MMA’s newest signings. read news >>