Bellator 25 results, play-by-play

CHICAGO — Bellator Fighting Championships 25 takes place this evening at the Chicago Theater in Chicago. Headlining the card is a middleweight fight between Dan Hornbuckle and Brad Blackburn. The card also features two bouts in the first-ever Bellator heavyweight tournament and a bout from the 115-pound women’s tournament.

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Bellator 25 weigh-in results

Fighters competing tonight at Bellator 25 weighed in Wednesday at Chicago’s Hotel Sax. All fighters were on point except for Shonie Carter, who was five pounds over the 171 lbs. allowed for welterweight non-title fights.

Bellator 25 Breakdown presented by BetUS

Bellator Fighting Championships returns to the Chicago Theater in Downtown Chicago for the second time this year for their 25th edition. The card will feature first round matches in both their heavyweight and women’s 115-pound tournaments. Also on the card, middleweight tournament finalist Dan Hornbuckle returns to action against UFC and IFL veteran Brad Blackburn.

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Bellator 25 official weigh-in/pre-fight press conference will stream LIVE tonight at 6 p.m. CT

The Bellator 25 weigh-ins and pre-fight press conference will stream LIVE online this evening from Chicago’s Hotel Sax starting at 7:00 p.m. ET/4:00 p.m. PT on Bellator.com.

Shonie Carter vs. Torrance Taylor and slew of local talent finalizes Bellator 25 in Chicago Aug. 19th

CHICAGO, Ill. (August 16th, 2010) — Bellator Fighting Championships today announced the completion of the Local Feature Fights for Bellator 25 when the promotion  returns to the historic Chicago Theatre. Joining an exciting welterweight fight between the colorful, seasoned Chi-town veteran Shonie Carter (49-24) and battle-tested Torrance Taylor (8-7) slated as the local main event, … Read more

Dan ‘The Handler’ Hornbuckle vs. ‘Bad’ Brad Blackburn booked for Bellator 25 in Chicago Aug. 19th

CHICAGO, Ill. (August 03, 2010) — Bellator Season 2 Welterweight Tournament runner-up Dan Hornbuckle will look to return to his winning ways following a June defeat suffered in the tournament championship when he faces off against the hard-hitting UFC veteran “Bad” Brad Blackburn at the historic Chicago Theatre on Aug. 19th as a special feature … Read more

Cole Konrad vs. Rogent Lloret slated for Bellator 25 in Chicago on Aug. 19th

CHICAGO, Ill. (July 27, 2010) — Two-time NCAA wrestling champion Cole Konrad and highly-touted European submission ace Rogent Lloret will face off in an opening-round contest in Bellator’s Season 3 Heavyweight Tournament at the historic Chicago Theatre on Aug. 19th. Konrad and Lloret join a stacked Bellator 25 card that also features the U.S. debut … Read more