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Around the world of MMA: June 11-12

There was ALOT that happened over the weekend and it is best to get right into with two new sections introduced: Reviews UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Forum in Inglewood, California on Saturday, June 4th broadcast on pay-per-view: Middleweight Michael Bisping def. Luke Rockhold (c) KO (punches) 1 3:36 Bantamweight Dominick Cruz (c) def. Urijah Faber Decision (unanimous) (50-45, 50-45, 49-46) 5

Bjorn Rebney’s departure from Bellator and the fallout

In the last twenty four hours it has come to light that there has been a major shift in the MMA leadership landscape. Here’s the highlights: Bjorn Rebney’s Bellator Departure Yesterday is was announced that Bellator MMA founder Bjorn Rebney had departed from the organization. In some ways this wasn’t a shock considering some of the tension that had taken place following the Viacom buyout. It was clear that Bellator