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Lyoto Machida found no added satisfaction in retiring Chael Sonnen

Lyoto Machida was thrilled to defeat Chael Sonnen at yesterday’s Bellator 222 event, but he found no additional satisfaction in retiring the ‘legend’. Machida was...
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Bellator 222 | Pros react to Lyoto Machida KO, Chael Sonnen retiring

A light heavyweight scrap between former UFC standouts Lyoto Machida and Chael Sonnen served as the co-headliner of tonight's Bellator 222 event in New...
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Bellator 222 Results: Lyoto Machida stops Chael Sonnen with a flying knee (Video)

A light heavyweight bout between fan favorites Lyoto Machida and Chael Sonnen served as the co-headliner of tonight's Bellator 222 event in New York...
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Bellator 222 | Pro fighters make their picks for Chael Sonnen vs. Lyoto Machida

Bellator returns to Madison Square Garden in New York City with the stacked Bellator 222 card this weekend. The card sees two titles on...
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Lyoto Machida explains decision to fight Chael Sonnen, details lofty goals in Bellator

Lyoto Machida will return to the cage on June 14 where he will square off with Chael Sonnen in the headliner of Bellator 222. The...
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Chael Sonnen trolls Lyoto Machida, Machida responds

UFC veterans Chael Sonnen and Lyoto Machida are scheduled to collide in a light heavyweight showdown at Bellator NYC on July 14....
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After Jon Jones case, Lyoto Machida says USADA has lost credibility

The UFC and the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) have been under criticism for how they handled Jon Jones' case ahead of...
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Report | Chael Sonnen returns to the Bellator cage opposite former UFC champ Lyoto...

Chael Sonnen is set to return to the cage the summer, and his opponent will be former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto...
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Lyoto Machida heading back to light heavyweight with Chael Sonnen fight in the works

It has been six years since the former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (25-8) competed in a bout that took place at...
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Lyoto Machida explains how Bellator debut felt ‘different’ than UFC bouts

On Saturday night, in the co-headlining bout of Bellator Hawaii, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida made his promotional debut opposite former Bellator...
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Bellator 213 Results: Lyoto Machida defeats Rafael Carvalho (Highlights)

The promotional debut of former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida took place at tonight's Bellator 213 event in Honolulu, Hawaii. Machida squared off with...
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Lyoto Machida discusses the differences he’s noticed between the UFC and Bellator

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is now a Bellator fighter. The Brazilian legend will make his promotional debut this December, when Bellator...
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Report | Lyoto Machida gets former middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho in Bellator debut

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida now has the details of his Bellator debut. The Brazilian legend will battle a fellow Brazilian in...
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For a potential rematch, Gegard Mousasi would want ‘cheater’ Lyoto Machida to get extra...

We might not hear him speak up often, but when he does Gegard Mousasi doesn't hold back. And he didn't yesterday when speaking of...
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Gegard Mousasi says drug testing was a factor in Lyoto Machida’s move to Bellator

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is now a Bellator fighter. Bellator middleweight champ Gegard Mousasi, who lost to Machida in 2014, thinks...
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Scott Coker considering Lyoto Machida vs. Fedor Emelianenko, Mousasi-MacDonald winner

We already know that former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida's Bellator career will unfurl in both the light heavyweight and middleweight divisions. Apparently,...
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Scott Coker confirms Lyoto Machida will fight in multiple divisions in Bellator

Lyoto Machida's time as a Bellator fighter will not be confined to a single weight class. Speaking at a Tuesday press conference announcing Bellator's...
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Lyoto Machida explains why he moved to Bellator even though the UFC matched offer

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has long been considered one of MMA's true good guys, and he has once again proven why...
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Lyoto Machida issues statement on move to Bellator MMA

After 11-straight years as a member of the UFC roster, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is headed to Bellator. News of Machida's...
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BREAKING | Former UFC champion, Lyoto Machida headed to Bellator

Bellator continues to make big acquisitions and now they've made a rather unexpected one as they've picked up a former UFC champion. ESPN is reporting that...
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Elias Theodorou explains why he’s hoping to fight Lyoto Machida

After his exciting UFC Liverpool win over Trevor Smith, which came via unanimous decision, Canadian middleweight Elias Theodorou is hoping for a fight with...
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Lyoto Machida not thinking about retirement yet, interested in Whittaker vs. Romero winner

At UFC 224, Lyoto Machida authored one of the most dazzling victories of spectacular career, zapping the retiring Vitor Belfort with a front kick...
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Lyoto Machida eyes a fight with “The Count” following sensational KO victory over Vitor...

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (24-8 MMA) added another spectacular knockout to his highlight reel at last night's UFC 224 event in...
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MMA Community reacts to Lyoto Machida’s insane knockout of Vitor Belfort

Former UFC light heavyweight champions Lyoto Machida and Vitor Belfort squared off in the first bout of tonight's UFC 224 pay-per-view main card from...
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UFC 224 Results: Lyoto Machida destroys Vitor Belfort (VIDEO)

A middleweight fight featuring former UFC light heavyweight champions Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida took place on the main card of tonight's UFC 224...
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Don’t Expect Lyoto Machida to Retire Anytime Soon

Back in February, Lyoto Machida got back in the winners column after a three-fight losing streak. The 39-year old veteran isn't close to slowing...
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Vitor Belfort delivers heartfelt message to fans and fellow fighters ahead of retirement fight

Earlier this week, we learned that Vitor Belfort will step into the Octagon for a final time at UFC 224 on May 12. His...
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REPORT | Battle Between Two Brazilian Legends In the Works for UFC 224

What has been a fantasy matchup to longtime fans for the past decade appears to be on it's way to reality. MMAFighting reports that...