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Ray Rice might well be done with football after footage of him knocking out his wife came to light but Thiago Silva is back in the UFC despite texting death threats to his wife and a standoff with police. Fans should be asking what good a code of conduct is if it isn't actually enforced? It took the public leak of elevator footage for the Baltimore Ravens and NFL to take action beyond a weak, slap on the wrist two game suspension for Ray Rice. That it took too long for the hammer to truly drop-- read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Last week, Shahbulat Shamhalaev and Desmond Green were among 13 fighters released from Bellator MMA. Both Shamhalaev and Green have landed on their feet, however, recently signing contracts with Titan Fighting Championships">Titan Fighting Championships. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Days after his Bellator release, Shabulat Shamhalaev has found a new home for himself. Winner of the season 7 featherweight tournament in Bellator, Shamhalaev (12-3-1) has signed a contract with Titan Fight Championship. The featherweight is set to make his promotional debut at Titan FC 31 in October, Titan FC president and CEO Jeff Aronson told MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani. "We are adding massive depth in our divisions as we are looking to start crowning more champions in the months to come, read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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It looks like Bellator isn't going to miss out on a chance to take a dig at the UFC's misfortune. Who doesn't love free fights!? Well, the UFC probably doesn't love this one, as Bellator has taken a chance to pour salt in the wounds of the UFC's misfortune by posting a free "full fight" of Joe Warren's knockout win over Joe Soto on the same day that Soto is set to take on T.J. Dillashaw in a short notice title fight. For those that don't already know, and I can't imagine there are many of you, R read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Bellator interim lightweight champion Will Brooks talks about Alvarez's release and what's next for him. read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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This week’s Twitter Mailbag answers reader questions on everything from Cung Le’s suddenly ripped physique to Eddie Alvarez’s Bellator release to MMA fighters who struggle with memory loss. In other words, it’s lots of fun.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Bellator MMA lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was granted his unconditional release from the organization on Tuesday. read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Eddie Alvarez's long and often-contentious relationship with Bellator MMA is officially over. The company's lightweight champion, who underwent a protracted, bitter contract dispute with the company under former CEO Bjorn Rebney, was granted his unconditional release on Tuesday by new Bellator boss Scott Coker. Alvarez will relinquish the title. ESPN.com originally reported the news of Alvarez's release. "We've granted Eddie his unconditional release this morning," Bellator CEO Scott Coker state read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Someone get Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta on the phone ASAP! Scott Coker said that the new regime down at Bellator "doesn't waste time," and he meant it. Just one day after he revealed that a decision could be made by Friday on the future of former Bellator Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez's contract status with the promotion. And today (Aug. 19, 2014) Coker revealed that Alavrez has been released from his contract unconditionally. His official statement via Bellator.com: "We've granted Eddi read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Bellator president Scott Coker explained his quick decision to release War Machine, once reports surfaced about his alleged attack on Christy Mack and Corey Thomas, on Monday's The MMA Hour. "I was getting details probably a little quicker than some people," said Coker. "When we saw what happened, we said that was it. We were not going to be associated with that. I feel for his girlfriend. "He's got a lot of other things to worry about other than just fighting," Coker added. War Machine recently read news >>

  • a month ago
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Magomedrasul Khasbulaev wants to fight as soon as possible. The Dagestani featherweight, who earned a shot at the Bellator title after winning the 145-pound tournament in April, 2013, couldn’t return to the United States to compete for the championship due to visa issues. After failing in multiple attempts to solve his visa issues over the past 12 months, he’s hoping that Bellator would release him from his contract so he can compete for other MMA promotions in Europe. "I do not have any informa read news >>

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