Lloyd Woodard’s nickname may be “Cupcake,” but don’t let the name fool you. This hungry lightweight entered Bellator’s Season 6 Lightweight Tournament knowing only one speed, and that’s full speed. If you need proof, look no further than Bellator 62, where Woodard engaged Patricky “Pitbull” Freire in an epic back and forth war that had mixed martial arts fans on the edge of their seats. In the second round, Woodard was able to stun Freire yet again and then locked in arm-breaking Kimura to get t read news >>
After a bone-breaking finish of Patricky Freire at Bellator 62, Lloyd Woodard says he'd consider it an honor to crack Rick Hawn upside his head at Bellator 66. read news >>
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Lloyd Woodard’s MMA philosophy is not a complicated one. read news >>
After upsetting Patricky “Pitbull” Freire in the opening round of Bellator’s Season 6 lightweight tournament, Lloyd Woodard didn’t hesitate to call out Michael Chandler. read news >>
In mixed martial arts, there is no feeling quite like that of the emphatic knockout. read news >>
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Lloyd Woodard has to win two more bouts in Bellator’s Season 6 lightweight tournament to get a shot at champion Michael Chandler, but he’s not hiding the fact that his sights are set on the titleholder. read news >>
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In a raucous barnburner of a fight, Lloyd Woodard channeled "Rocky" to
upset tournament favorite Patricky "Pitbull" Freire in the headliner of
Bellator 62, which took place Friday at Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo,
Texas, and aired live on MTV2.
After a flurry of fists that saw both men hurt, Woodard secured a kimura
and rolled through the joint lock until Freire tapped (and his elbow
popped) at the 1:46 mark of the second frame.
Woodard joined Rick Hawn, Brent Weedman, and Thiago Mich read news >>
Lloyd Woodard pushed Patricky “Pitbull” Freire to the breaking point -- and then went a little bit further. read news >>
The next featherweight title challenger for Titan FC will be determined next month when Kurt Holobaugh meets Lloyd Woodard. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News read news >>
Titan Fighting Championship is about to crown a featherweight champion.
Headlined by a 170-pound title fight between Ben Saunders and Matt Riddle, Titan FC 29 will define the first featherweight to feature an upcoming 145-pound title bout.
Titan FC president and CEO Jeff Aronson informed MMAFighting.com on Monday that Kurt Holobaugh will fight Lloyd Woodard on Aug. 22 in Fayetteville, N.C., in a title elimination bout.
Holobaugh (12-2) won three straight since leaving the UFC in April of 2013, w read news >>
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Bellator crowned a new welterweight champion Friday night as Douglas Lima absolutely annihilated Rick Hawn.
While Hawn is one of Bellator's winningest fighters, owning a 10-2 record entering the night, he has found most of his success as a lightweight. He has looked seriously undersized against true welterweights, and the difference in raw power between Hawn and Lima was apparent from the get-go. Lima chopped down Hawn with brutal leg kicks again and again. By the second round, Lima was putting read news >>