Bellator III weigh-in results

Dave Menne will fight Norman Paraisy at Bellator III

PRO MMA (promma.info) has received from the promotion the official weigh-in results for “Bellator III” which were held today.

All but one of the fighters successfully made weight. Donald Sanchez came in at one pound over the 146 lbs. limit for his Featherweight non-tournament bout with Johnny Eduardo.

The third week of the Bellator Fighting Championships inaugural 2009 season takes place tomorrow, Friday, April 17th, 2009 at the Lloyd Noble Arena at the University of Oklahoma beginning at 8:00PM. The event will air the following day on ESPN Deportes.

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Bellator III takes place April 17th in Oklahoma

The third week of the BELLATOR FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS’ inaugural 2009 season takes place this Friday, April 17, 2009, at the Lloyd Noble Center at the University of Oklahoma beginning at 8:00PM. The event will air the following day on ESPN Deportes.

The card will feature four middleweight (185 lbs.) tournament bouts, one welterweight (170 lbs.) tournament bout, and four non-tournament bouts.

Former UFC fighter and longtime MMA veteran, Dave Menne (42-15-2), will make his Bellator debut against Norman Paraisy (5-0) in the lone welterweight bout.

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Wilson Reis remains undefeated with win over Henry Martinez – Bellator II official results

Omar De La Cruz defeats Victor Meza at Bellator II

Week two of the twelve week Bellator Fighting Championshis inaugural season went off last night, April 10th, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Fighters took part in the first rounds of a featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight tournament.

Two of three fighters who went into the tournament undefeated, remained so. In the main event, Wilson Reis defeated Henry Martinez with a tough fought unanimous decision moving Reis’s record to 7-0.

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Bellator Fighting Championships II – official detailed weigh-in results

PRO MMA (promma.info) has received the official weigh-in results from Bellator Fighting Championships II which takes place this evening, April 10, at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. These results not only contain the weights but also fighter stats, referee of the fight, and which corner (blue or red) each fighter will be in. 

NON-TOURNAMENT FIGHTS

135 LBS – 3 Rounds – Referee: Kevin Mulhall
Name: Willie Gates
Age: 22 Height: 5’4” Weight: 133 3/4
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Record: 0-1 Style: Freestyle
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Name: Jimmie Rivera
Age: 19 Height: 5’4” Weight: 136
Hometown: Ramsey, NJ
Record: 1-1 Style: Kickboxing/ Freestyle

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Bellator Fighting Championship invades Midwest

Hector Lombard will fight Virgil Lazano at Bellator III

As we announced previously BELLATOR II is set for Friday, April 10th, in Connecticut. PRO MMA (promma.info) learned today from Bellator officials that their third event, next week, will take place at the University of Oklahoma at Norman on April 17th. The event will be held at the home of the Oklahoma Sooners, the Lloyd Noble Center.

The Bellator Fighting Championship 2009 tournament season takes place on each Friday for twelve consecutive weeks. The April 17th show will be their third fight card and will air on ESPN Deportes on Saturday, April 18th.

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Bellator Fighting Championships week 2

The Bellator Fighting Championships will hold week number two of their twelve week tournament series on Friday, April 10th, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut.

The event will air during prime time on April 11, 2009 on ESPN Deportes.

Bellator II will feature tournament bouts in the Featherweight (145 lbs.), Lightweight (155 lbs.) and Welterweight (170 lbs.) divisions, as well as several non-tournament bouts.

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Bellator I Results: Eddie Alvarez and Jorge Masvidal victorious in lightweight tournament action

Bellator Fighting Championships held their first event Friday night on ESPN Deportes, from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Bellator showcased the opening round of both the featherweight and lightweight divisions in their inaugural event.

Eddie Alvarez (16-2), widely regarded as one of the top lightweights in the world, was involved in a toe to toe brawl early, overcoming a very game Greg Loughran (18-12) by locking in a fight ending guillotine choke in the first round. Alvarez once again showed that he is not afraid to stand in the pocket and bang, and delivered another exciting victory on his way to the 2nd round of the Bellator Fighting Championships Lightweight Tournament.

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Bellator IV comes to Colorado Springs on April 24th

Bellator I takes place in Hollywood, FL. on April 3rd, Bellator II, takes place in Uncasville, CT on April 10th, Bellator III is in Oklahoma on April 17th, and PRO MMA (promma.info) learned today from Bellator management, that Bellator IV will take place at the World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado on April 24, 2009.

Bellator Fighting Championships features an MMA tournament series that will air on ESPN Deportes each Saturday night from 9-11pm ET/6-8pm PT for twelve straight weeks beginning April 4th. The nationally televised events will feature a combination of tournament and non-tournament special feature bouts.

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Ford Signs Exclusive Marketing Program with Bellator Fighting Championships and ESPN Deportes

PRO MMA (promma.info) obtained the following information today concerning Ford Motor Company and their first-ever MMA alliance as they have reached and exclusive sponsorship agreement with Bellator Fighting Championships and ESPN Deportes. Ford’s involvement in MMA should be seen as a milestone in the sport’s progress toward mainstream acceptance.

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BELLATOR FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS premieres at Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, FL April 3

Eddie Alvarez will fight at Bellator's debut event

PRO MMA (promma.info) just received the highly anticipated announcement for BELLATOR FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP’s debut event which will feature standouts, Eddie Alvarez and Jorge Masvidal.

Los Angeles, Calif. – February 26, 2009 – Bellator Fighting Championships, the first mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion to secure an exclusive agreement with any member of the ESPN family of networks, announced today that its debut event will be held in the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida on April 3, 2009. The event will air during prime time on April 4 on ESPN Deportes.

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