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The root of Muhammed Lawal’s distain toward Tito Ortiz comes from an unbecoming Instagram photo posted by Ortiz several months ago.Filed under: Bellator, MMAjunkie Radio, News read news >>

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SAN DIEGO — "King Mo" Lawal’s path to the Bellator light heavyweight title will be blocked as long as Emanuel Newton, who defeated him twice, holds the belt. In the meantime, all Lawal can do is defeat the fighters the company puts in front of him and hope things break his way. Lawal upheld his end of the bargain on Saturday night, as he made it look easy against substitute Joe Vedepo on the main card of Bellator 131 at the Valley View Casino Center. With the third-round TKO victory, Lawal, the read news >>

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Muhammed Lawal’s career and legacy are in a very difficult place. With his upcoming bout against Joe Vedepo at Bellator 131, the former Strikeforce champion has his chance to gain his sixth win in the Bellator MMA cage since joining the promotion in 2013. However, his legacy as an important name in mixed martial arts continues to be damaged because he is fighting what many would consider “lesser” opponents. Outside of the fight with Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at Bellator 120, years have passed si read news >>

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Anyone who has followed Muhammed Lawal’s career knows he’s one of the more laid-back figures in the sport. It’s a mindset that’s come in handy in recent years. Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal’s unfiltered tirade aimed at Bjorn Rebney, following a controversial decision loss to Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, may have been the only entertaining part of the Bellator 120 main event. The Landers Center in Southaven, Mississippi was ripe with boos on Saturday night as the five-year feud between Jackson and Lawal ended in a forgettable, 15-minute snooze fest. After the fight, Jackson was awarded a 29-28 decision across the board, which prompted a seething Lawal to call read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Welcome to another edition of Reader Rants, where Cagereaders get their say. This week, though we're still in a Zuffa drought, you all had plenty of opinions to share. On King Mo's release from Strikeforce after calling a commissioner a bad name on Twitter : It was kind of ignorant for her to ask him if he knew how to read or write. Instead of being "funny" or "racist" she could have just plainly asked him if he read through the application----in particular the part with the question of taki read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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"King" Mo Lawal was cut from Strikeforce yesterday . He received a suspension from the Nevada Athletic Commission for testing positive for a banned substance after his January win over Lorenz Larkin. Shortly after his hearing with the NAC, Lawal called a commissioner a racist b**** over Twitter. According to Strikeforce's Scott Coker, Lawal's reaction was to blame for the dismissal . Calling a woman the b-word is wrong, no matter the circumstances, which is exactly what I told Lawal yesterday. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal will have his return to MMA postponed to September, as Roger Gracie has sustained an injury that has forced him out of their match-up at Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson. Read More >> read news >>