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Mike Wessel laughs at your doubts.
The fighter, perhaps best known for a stint on "The Ultimate Fighter 10," is quietly on a 4-1 run that included a recent Bellator-debut victory heading into the promotion's Season 7 heavyweight tournament tonight.
"In this last fight with Ryan Martinez, I wasn't even supposed to last a round according to a whole lot of people," Wessel told MMAjunkie.com. "I was supposed to get the s--- kicked out of me, you know, but I didn't.
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Having rekindled his passion for mixed martial arts, Mike Wessel is ready to kick second place to the curb and become the Bellator heavyweight champion. read news >>
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Richard Hale is gunning for the vacant Bellator heavyweight title and sees Bellator 75 opponent Mike Wessel as the first step to getting there. read news >>
This is episode 128 of the Promotional Malpractice Live Chat. UFC 184 was in the books and like most MMA events these days, it was anything but ordinary. UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey not only defeated Cat Zingano, but did so in a mere 14 seconds (or less depending on whom you ask). That means Rousey isn't just miles ahead of her bantamweight contemporaries, but light years. It's borderline unfair to ask them to face her. We'll break down everything that happened and what it mea read news >>
Bellator MMA today filed a lawsuit to block onetime tournament winner Quinton Jackson from fighting in the UFC.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>
"The Hardcore Kid" spoke to MMAmania.com recently about his title fight against Liam McGeary at Bellator 134 later tonight (Feb. 28, 2015) in Uncasville, Conn., including how his mental struggles against Linton Vassel were a guiding light that connected him to a different strength. All that and much more in our exclusive interview below. Bellator Light Heavyweight champion Emmanuel Newton was in the third round of his last successful title defense against Linton Vassel at Bellator 130 -- his sec read news >>
Ahead of tonight’s Bellator 133 event, check out these slick video promos on the four headliners and co-headliners: Melvin Manhoef, Alexander Shlemenko, Pat Curran and Daniel Weichel.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>
The parallels between former UFC title contender Josh Koscheck and Bellator MMA prospect Chris Honeycutt are undeniable. read news >>
STOCKHOLM – Ahead of Saturday’s UFC on FOX 14 event in Sweden, MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan takes you inside the card alongside Mike Bohn and Chamatkar Sandhu.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Ex-World Series of Fighting featherweight champion Georgi Karakhanyan has nothing bad to say about his former employer. read news >>
With Bellator’s bantamweight title on the line in the main event, a former champ and a current contender will make a case to be next in line in March.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
Eduardo Dantas will return to the Bellator MMA cage against Mike Richman at Bellator 134. read news >>
Coming off a huge win over Nam Phan, Mike Richman returns against a former champion in March. Richman, who needed 46 seconds to knock Phan out on Nov. 15, is set to collide with former Bellator bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 134 in Thackerville, Oklahoma, on March 27. Lancenet first reported the bout, and MMAFighting.com confirmed with sources close to the situation. Dantas (16-4) returns to the cage following a unanimous decision loss to Joe Warren on Oct. 10, suffering his fi read news >>
Nate Diaz’s manager Mike Kogan explains why Bellator 131 “blew away” his expectations. read news >>