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Bellator 258 Results: Anthony Johnson KO’s Jose Augusto (Video)

In the co-main event of Bellator 258, Anthony Johnson is set to make his promotional debut and return to MMA against short-notice replacement, Jose...
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Anthony Johnson excited for “fun” fights in return to MMA at Bellator 258

Former UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson is excited about his return to MMA at Bellator 258, saying that he wants to have "fun" fights. Johnson...
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Anthony Johnson believes new Bellator 258 opponent Jose Augusto is “more dangerous” than Yoel...

Anthony Johnson was supposed to fight Yoel Romero in the quarterfinals of the light heavyweight grand prix on Friday but that is no longer...
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Photo | Anthony Johnson lean and mean ahead of Bellator debut

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Johnson looks lean and mean ahead of his promotional debut for Bellator next weekend. Johnson was set to...
Anthony Johnson vs Jose Augusto Azevedo Barros

Anthony Johnson receives new opponent for Bellator 258, set to face Jose Augusto Azevedo...

With Yoel Romero out of his fight against Anthony Johnson, the latter has found a new opponent in Jose Augusto Azevedo Barros for the...
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Anthony Johnson issues statement after Yoel Romero pulled from Bellator light heavyweight tournament

Anthony Johnson issued a statement after Yoel Romero was pulled from the upcoming Bellator Light Heavyweight Grand Prix tournament. Johnson vs. Romero was one of...
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Anthony Johnson: ‘Yoel Romero is the most dangerous fighter I’ve actually faced’

Anthony Johnson has fought a who's who of tough opponents throughout his career. But he expects his next to be the most dangerous. Set to...
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Anthony Johnson shares prediction for potential Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou fight

Former UFC title challenger Anthony Johnson has shared his thoughts on a potential heavyweight bout between Jon Jones and Francis Ngannou. Ever since Ngannou (16-3...
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Bellator debuts of Anthony Johnson and Yoel Romero delayed

The Bellator debuts of Anthony Johnson and Yoel Romero have been delayed until May as the promotion shuffled up its upcoming schedule. Bellator's Light Heavyweight...
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Photo | Anthony Johnson looking seriously slimmed-down ahead of Bellator debut

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Johnson is looking seriously slimmed-down ahead of his upcoming debut with Bellator MMA. Johnson retired after a loss...
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Anthony Johnson shuts down notion that Bellator is inferior to UFC

Anthony Johnson has a message for anybody who believes Bellator is inferior to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Johnson, who fought for the UFC from 2007...
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Photo | Yoel Romero in phenomenal shape ahead of Bellator light heavyweight debut against...

Yoel Romero looks to be in phenomenal shape ahead of his upcoming Bellator Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix fight against Anthony Johnson. Romero was a...
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Betting odds released for Bellator Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix quarterfinals

The betting odds have been released for the upcoming Bellator MMA Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix tournament quarterfinals. Bellator announced the complete eight-man bracket for...
Yoel Romero

Yoel Romero reacts after booking Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in first round of Bellator light...

Yoel Romero is excited to face Anthony Johnson in his Bellator debut. It was revealed at Bellator's press conference that both Romero and Johnson would...
Anthony Johnson, Yoel Romero, Bellator

Bellator reportedly plotting 8-man LHW tournament featuring Romero, Rumble, Anderson

Bellator MMA is reportedly plotting an eight-man light heavyweight tournament featuring former UFC stars Yoel Romero, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Corey Anderson, and more. Bellator's...
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Photo | Yoel Romero wears Bellator uniform for first time, promotional debut imminent

Newly-signed Bellator light heavyweight Yoel Romero donned his new uniform for the first time in anticipation of his promotional debut. Romero was released by the...
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Anthony Johnson is “definitely down” for Bellator light heavyweight Grand Prix

Anthony Johnson is "definitely down" to participate in a light heavyweight Grand Prix tournament in the Bellator MMA cage. Johnson, who previously challenged for the...
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SUG 19 Results: Bader defeats Rumble, Cerrone submits RDA

Ryan Bader and Donald Cerrone picked up big wins in what proved to be an entertaining night of action at Submission Underground 19. Chael Sonnen's...
Anthony Johnson

Anthony Johnson reveals the one fight that got away during his time in the...

Following his exit from the UFC, former light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Johnson revealed the one fight that got away from him. Johnson recently left...
Anthony Johnson, Yoel Romero

Anthony Johnson shares his thoughts on a potential scrap with Yoel Romero

Anthony Johnson isn't sure where Yoel Romero got his information from that it is 90 percent likely they will fight one another in their...
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Anthony Johnson explains his exit from the UFC and why he signed with Bellator

Anthony Johnson has explained why he parted ways with the UFC and signed with Bellator. For over a year, "Rumble" has talked about returning to...
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Yoel Romero says Bellator debut against Anthony Johnson is “a huge possibility”

Former UFC middleweight title challenger Yoel Romero says there's "a huge possibility" he'll fight Anthony Johnson in his Bellator debut. Romero and Johnson both called...
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Bellator’s Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader set to rematch on short-notice at SUG 19

Bellator stars Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader are set to meet in a short notice grappling match at Submission Underground 19. Bader will be stepping...
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Yoel Romero vs. Anthony Johnson opening betting odds revealed

The opening betting odds have been revealed for a potential light heavyweight bout in Bellator between Yoel Romero and Anthony Johnson. On Monday, Bellator announced...
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Dana White says UFC had Anthony Johnson under contract, but it was “in his...

UFC president Dana White says he had Anthony Johnson under contract, but that it was "in his best interest" to go to Bellator. When news...
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Bellator president Scott Coker details his plans for newly signed Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson

Bellator president Scott Coker has laid out his plans in the wake of the announcement that they have signed Anthony Johnson. The world of mixed...
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Anthony Johnson parts ways with UFC, signs with Bellator

Anthony Johnson has parted ways with the UFC, and will instead be mounting his comeback in the Bellator MMA cage. News of this move comes...
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Anthony Johnson discusses his return to the UFC: “I’m trying to bury everybody”

Anthony "Rumble" Johnson has spoken about his desire to fight anyone and everyone that is put in his path upon returning to the UFC. It's...