The monthly UFC PPV is upon us as well as another week of Bellator MMA that should bring fireworks. So with that let’s delve into things: UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa Main Event: Alexander Gustafsson #3 Light Heavyweight vs. Jimi Manuwa Prediction: Manuwa by strikes. Result: Gustafsson by strikes. Gustafsson proved that’s he’s still in title contention but that’s up for debate. Co-main Event: Michael Johnson vs. Melvin Guillard
UFN: Kim vs. Hathaway & Bellator 110 in review plus Bellator 111 & UFN: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa previewed
Things are ramping up right now and they’re only going to get more active. So with that here we go with the previews and reviews this week: UFC Fight Night: Kim vs. Hathaway Main Event: Dong Hyun Kim vs. John Hathaway Prediction: Hathaway by decision. Result: Kim by strikes. Kim has been on a role as of late and it looks like his winning streak will continue. Co-main Event: Sai
The 10th season of Bellator kicks off this Friday with two light heavyweight tournament semifinals. The headliner will pit Christian M’Pumbu against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. The co-main event we will see Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal take on Mikhail Zayats. Bellator 110 takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The full Bellator 110 card includes: MAIN CARD (Spike TV, 9 p.m. ET) Christian M’Pumbu vs. Quinton Jackson – light heavyweight tournament semifinal Muhammed Lawal vs. Mikhail
Tiger Taylor @MMADocket and Gabriel Keith @GabrielKeith5 and Ted Czech @TedCzech interview BellatorMMA welterweight Sam “The Pride of Briarcliffe” Oropeza. Sammy O talks about his upcoming fight against Joe Riggs at Bellator 112 on March 14. The fight is one of four opening-round bouts in season 10′s WW tournament. The winner will face the victor of the upcoming Rick Hawn–Douglas Lima fight, which is for Ben Askren’s vacated WW title.
Next Friday Bellator MMA begins their second year on Spike with their tenth season of epic tournaments to determine the title challengers. As usual there are many intriguing match ups and the favorites who are expected to rise among the participants. Along with the normal tournaments bouts are tournament winners who have risen to challenge the champions for their belts. Being the various matches and tournaments as well as other
Note to Bjorn Rebney: Cut out the middle men. The announcement of Bellator 110’s light heavyweight tournament featuring Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal both in action was met with pure excitement to the casual and hardcore MMA fan. So the fact that they’re scheduled against two different opponents, leaves a scalp scratch or two in order. Jackson, who faces Christian M’Pumba, decimated former UFC heavyweight fighter Joey
The UFC has a huge talent pool and a ton of potential future champions. This article is intended to breakdown future champions in the lighter weight-classes. So, if you’re a ‘heavyweights only’ fan, this probably won’t be up your ally. But if you love the little guys who come to finish fights and/or dominate their opponents, then this article is for you. When you hear names like Rory MacDonald, Conor McGregor