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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 >>
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 >>
SAN DIEGO — Nam Phan competed 33 times in his career before setting foot in the Bellator cage.Mike Richman made sure Phan didn’t actually spent much time in that cage on Saturday night. A wicked body shot spelled the beginning of the end for Phan on Saturday night, as Richman went on to record a swift TKO victory at Bellator 131 at the Valley View Casino Center. The time of the stoppage in the 143-pound catchweight bout was 0:46 of the first round.Richman scored a pair of flash knockdowns right read news >>
Mike Richman put himself in line for a possible title shot by blitzing Nam Phan at Bellator 131. Mike Richman was possibly going to be in position to fight Joe Warren for the Bellator title if he could find a way to get past UFC veteran Nam Phan at Bellator 131. Fortunately for Richman, the way past Nam Phan just involved punching Phan in the head for less than 50 seconds. Phan came out, stood at a horrible distance for the fight and didn't move his head at all, allowing Richman to tee off with read news >>
Kelvin Gastelum spoke to MMA Fighting ahead of his UFC 180 bout against Jake Ellenberger. He talked about his upcoming fight, his desire to fight in Mexico, and the reason he wasn't working with Mike Dolce this time around. read news >>
Referee Mike Beltran, along with judges Michael Bell, Derek Cleary and Mark Smith, will oversee the Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar main event of Bellator 131 on Nov. 15. read news >>
Most fighters take some time off following a win, but sometimes an opportunity is just too good to pass up. read news >>
Nam Phan is only 31 years old, but the Californian has a lot of miles on his mixed martial arts odometer. read news >>
MMA veteran Nam Phan previews his Bellator 131 fight against Mike Richman. read news >>