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MMA Junkie Rankings Report, June 19: Breaking down Bellator 222 aftermath

MMA Junkie Rankings Report, June 19: Breaking down Bellator 222 aftermath

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

Bellator 222 featured a pair of title fights, as well an aging former champion looking to get back to a shot at a belt. Rory MacDonald defended his welterweight title and...
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Video: Darrion Caldwell slaps camera out of operator's hands moments after Bellator 222 loss

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

Darrion Caldwell arrived at Madison Square Garden for Bellator 222 in a good mood, upbeat, full of positive energy. He left the cage following his loss to Kyoji Horiguchi the...
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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, June 18: Kyoji Horiguchi bumps Conor McGregor

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

Kyoji Horiguchi has given an all-new meaning to the “champ-champ” moniker. After claiming Bellator's bantamweight title at this past weekend's Bellator 222 event, the Japanese...
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Bellator's Haim Gozali on MMA's Israeli popularity: 'It's become the top sport'

Bellator's Haim Gozali on MMA's Israeli popularity: 'It's become the top sport'

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

NEW YORK - Haim Gozali is an MMA anomaly. Not only does he hail from Israel - a country not known as an MMA hotbed - he's age 46. Friday night, Gozali became the oldest fighter...
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Bellator 222 post-event facts: Kyoji Horiguchi makes history

Bellator 222 post-event facts: Kyoji Horiguchi makes history

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

One of the most significant fight cards in Bellator history took place Friday with Bellator 222, which went down at Madison Square Garden in New York with a main card that...
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Juan Archuleta determined to fight Kyoji Horiguchi next, even if it means fighting in Japan

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

NEW YORK - Friday night, Bellator featherweight Juan Archuleta scored the biggest knockout, and victory, of his career. Squaring off with former champion Eduardo Dantas on the...
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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of Bellator 222, where Eminem curse didn't work

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a Bellator win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is a key...
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Bellator 222 video: Reaction to Rory MacDonald's win, Chael Sonnen's retirement, more

Bellator 222 video: Reaction to Rory MacDonald's win, Chael Sonnen's retirement, more

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie

NEW YORK -Bellator 222 is in the books, and there was no shortage of intriguing storylines coming out of Friday night's even at Madison Square Garden. Just when you thought you...
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Rizin bantamweight champion Kyoji Horiguchi adds Bellator belt

1 month ago   |   ESPN

Kyoji Horiguchi adds the Bellator belt to his collection as part of a Bellator 222 undercard featuring another fall by one prospect, Aaron Pico, and a strong outing by another...
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Kyoji Horiguchi def. Darrion Caldwell at Bellator 222: Best photos

1 month ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   3 articles

Check out these photos highlighting Kyoji Horiguchi's unanimous-decision win over Darrion Caldwell to win the bantamweight title at Bellator 222 from Madison Square Garden in...
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Wizards reportedly promote Tommy Sheppard to general manager, remove interim tag

Wizards reportedly promote Tommy Sheppard to general manager, remove interim tag

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Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

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Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Now the Rangers are officially in a bind. As expected, the club signed restricted-free-agent defenseman Jacob Trouba on Friday to a seven-year, $56 million deal that carries an... Read more ...

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Trump Seizes On Soggy Paper Straws As Campaign Issue: 'Make Straws Great Again'

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