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Bellator 218 Results
Bellator 218 took place last night and we’ve got the results from all the fights below. In the main event of the evening, Emmanuel Sanchez claimed a second victory over Georgi Karakhanyan in their featherweight rematch.
Bellator 218 : Sanchez vs. Karakhanyan 2 fight card preview
Bellator 218 kicks off tonight, March 22, from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The top of the billing will see a rematch of 2017 Bellator 170 matchup, when former title contender Emmanuel Sanchez meets the ever-dangerous Georgi Karakhanyan.
Bellator 218 live stream online
Watch the Bellator 218 live stream online on MMA Fighting for the preliminary card at 6:45 p.m. ET. The fight card for this portion of the event is as follows and can be watched below or on DAZN:
Emmanuel Sanchez Outlasts Georgi Karakhanyan in Bellator 218 Rematch
Aesthetically pleasing it was not, but Emmanuel Sanchez nevertheless laughed last. The Roufusport standout won for the fifth time in six outings, as he posted a unanimous decision over former World Series of Fighting champion Georgi Karakhanyan in the Bellator 218 headliner on Friday at the Winstar
Bellator 218 weigh-in video
At the Bellator 218 weigh-ins, all 28 fighters taking part in Friday night’s fights will step on the scales Thursday. In the main event, Emmanuel Sanchez vs. Georgi Karakhanyan will have to hit the featherweight limit of 145 pounds (with one-pound allowance).
Q&A with Bellator Lightweight Nation Gibrick
Nation Gibrick is an undefeated fighter competing in the 155 pound division of Bellator. He is 2-0 in his amateur career and 2-0 in his professional career. He answered a few questions for me ahead of his fight at Bellator 218.
Dalton Rosta pro debut set for Bellator 219
Dalton Rosta, the top-ranked amateur light heavywight in America according to Tapology, has his pro debut set for Bellator 219 on March 29 in Temecula, California. He will face Cody Vidal (1-1) in a bout that’s expected to be a part of the night’s preliminary card.
Kosakowski looks to build off Bellator win
The night of Feb. 16 was a messy, but successful night for Jesse James Kosakowski. “You wouldn’t believe how many times people came up to me and said, ‘Dude, your fight was more exciting than any of the fights on the main card,” he said a few days after his fight.
Julia Budd to defend Bellator featherweight title vs. Olga Rubin on July 12
Julia Budd’s next title defense will be against an unbeaten challenger. A Bellator featherweight championship bout between Budd and Olga Rubin (6-0) was announced during Saturday’s Bellator 218 broadcast for an upcoming July 12 event at Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla.
Jack Swagger opens up on if Vince McMahon called him after Bellator MMA debut
Former WWE Superstar Jake Hager (Jack Swagger) joined the WINCLY podcast to discuss a wide range of topics including if WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon congratulated him after his MMA debut.
Georgi Karakhanyan , Saad Awad have come a long way to Bellator main events
They’re veterans of their sport, each with roughly 13 years of professional MMA experience. So when you consider where the longtime friendship of Bellator fighters Georgi Karakhanyan and Saad Awad might have begun in 2005, your first inclination would be to imagine them meeting in a gym or dojo.
Bellator 218 Weigh-in Results : One Heavy ; One Bout Scratched
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Ryan Scope vs. Derek Campos announced for Bellator Birmingham co-main event
Ryan Scope is getting a second chance to beat a Bellator veteran. The 27-year-old Scope has been matched up with Derek Campos (19-8) in the lightweight co-main event of Bellator Birmingham on May 4, officials announced Tuesday.
Bellator 218 Receives New Main Card Bout After Injury , Car Accident
Friday’s Bellator 218 main card has a new fight after a couple unfortunate occurrences forced the promotion to do some restructuring. A middleweight clash between Nobert Novenyi and Will Lavine has been elevated to the main card, Sherdog.com confirmed with Bellator officials on Tuesday. Mike Shipman
Mike Shipman expecting fireworks against Hracho Darpinyan at Bellator 218
When it comes to his 2018, middleweight Mike Shipman wasn’t as active as he would have liked, but is nonetheless happy with how the year turned out overall. Much like he had the previous four years, Shipman closed out his 2018 undefeated, raising his current winning streak to 13 straight victories f
Arlington phenom Ky Bennett looking to exact revenge at Bellator 218 at WinStar Casino
If Ky Bennett has it her way, revenge will be best served on Friday with an early stoppage resulting in a victory over Deborah Kouzmin. Truthfully, it doesn’t have to be a stoppage at all, so long as Bennett, who lives in Arlington, gets the victory over Kouzmin at Bellator 218 inside WinStar World
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Georgi Karakhanyan Ready to Headline in Bellator MMA Following Whirlwind Year
DAZN is the exclusive streaming partner of Bellator MMA. You can sign up for a free trial here. When he left Bellator MMA in January 2018, Georgi Karakhanyan never expected to be back. The Moscow-born Armenian-American was leaving the promotion for the second time, heading to Russia to fight in Abso