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Michael Chandler vs. Benson Henderson 2 set for Bellator Japan

A rematch between former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler and former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has been added to Bellator Japan. Bellator recently announced...
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Michael Chandler releases deep and poetic statement following title loss

Historically, there are few if any fighters in Bellator that have achieved more in the promotion than the three-time lightweight champion, Michael Chandler. Perhaps the...
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Michael Chandler argues for rematch with ‘Pitbull’ after controversial stoppage

Over the weekend, in the main event of the finish-filled Bellator 221 card, Michael Chandler attempted to defend the lightweight strap against featherweight champ...
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Bellator 221 Results: Patricio Freire KO’s Michael Chandler (VIDEO)

Lightweight champion Michael Chandler put his title on the line against bitter rival and current featherweight champion Patricio Freire in tonight's Bellator 221 main...
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Report | Patricio Freire to battle Michael Chandler in Bellator champ vs. champ fight

According to a report from ESPN, Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Freire will move up in weight to challenge lightweight champion Michael Chandler...
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Patricio Freire vows to kill Michael Chandler under the Bellator MMA banner this April

Patricio and Patricky Freire were not impressed by the performance of Michael Chandler at last night's Bellator 212 event in Hawaii. Chandler handed Brent Primus...
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Bellator 212 Results: Michael Chandler defeats Brent Primus (Highlights)

The lightweight belt was on the line in tonight's Bellator 212 main event as reigning division champion Brent Primus squared off with former title...
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VIDEO | Michael Chandler recreates scene from The Purge for epic Bellator 212 promo

https://youtu.be/gdP0AzWbUeA Former two-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler has undeniably established himself as one of the best fighters outside of the UFC. At Bellator 212,...
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Michael Chandler wants to beat Brent Primus ‘within an inch of his life’

Two-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler is on a mission to get his title back. And he is willing to do whatever it takes...
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Michael Chandler believes Khabib Nurmagomedov could be a Bellator fighter within two years

Michael Chandler is one of the best lightweight fighters in the world. For the moment, however, he is not able to test himself against...
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Bellator honors troops with second event in Hawaii featuring Primus-Chandler rematch, return of Frank...

On December 15, Bellator will touch down in Honolulu, Hawaii with Bellator 211. The card will be headlined by a women's flyweight title fight...
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Brent Primus vs Michael Chandler title fight rematch in the works for Dec. 14

The Bellator lightweight title rematch that we've been waiting for seems to finally be finding a spot where it can take place. Well...a date...
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Free agent Michael Chandler elects to re-sign with Bellator MMA

For a moment, it looked possible that former Bellator MMA lightweight champion Michael Chandler might leave his long-time home and sign with another promotion....
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Michael Chandler happy to have trilogy bout with Eddie Alvarez

When two fighters put on two of the greatest fights ever seen in MMA history...who wouldn't want to see a third and final bout? This...
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Report | Michael Chandler’s Bellator contract nearing expiration, free agency possible

According to a report from ESPN, former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler's current Bellator contract is set to expire "imminently." This news has generated a...
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Michael Chandler is not impressed by “huge dork” Dillon Danis

Late last month, BJJ ace and Conor McGregor training partner Dillon Danis made a successful MMA debut, tapping Kyle Walker with a first-round toe-hold...
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Michael Chandler blasts Dillon Danis following Bellator 198

Michael Chandler blasts Dillon Danis following Bellator 198 Submission specialist Dillon Danis picked up a first-round submission victory over Kyle Walker on the main card...
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Bellator star Michael Chandler feels he beats Khabib Nurmagomedov “10 times out of 10”

The lightweight division could not be interesting right now. The undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov now sits on the UFC lightweight throne, while Tony Ferguson recovers...
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Dear MMA Gods, can we get an Iron-Highlight one day?

Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, and he brought them out of their distresses. He caused the storm to be still...
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Michael Chandler dismisses lightweight title fight, calls out two of Bellator’s top welterweights

Shortly after he defeated Benson Henderson at Bellator 183, Patricky "Pitbull" Freire called for a fight with Bellator lightweight champion Brent Primus. Unfortunately for...
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Brent Primus and Patricky Pitbull agree to fight on Twitter – and Michael Chandler...

On Saturday night, in the main event of Bellator 183, long-time Bellator lightweight contender Patricky "Pitbull" Freire picked up a close decision win over...
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Michael Chandler issues challenge to Rory MacDonald, MacDonald replies

Earlier this weekend, former UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald began to express his frustration with Bellator's failure to keep him active. Speaking out...

Bellator NYC Results: Brent Primus stops Michael Chandler

Bellator NYC Results: Michael Chandler vs. Brent Primus A lightweight title fight between current champion Michael Chandler and top division contender Brent Primus took place...

Michael Chandler Defeats Benson Henderson in Bellator 165 Main Event

On Saturday night, Bellator MMA returned to the SAP Center in San Jose, California with Bellator 165. In the card's main event, reigning Bellator lightweight...

VIDEO | Bellator Champ Michael Chandler Offers His Prediction for McGregor vs. Alvarez

https://youtu.be/G-TVQLtfjRk?t=1m18s Michael Chandler, who currently owns the Bellator lightweight strap, is 1-1 across two bouts with reigning UFC lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez. As such, Chandler's...
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Michael Chandler: “Eddie Alvarez deserves a red panty night”

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler (15-3 MMA) is very familiar with current UFC lightweight title holder Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez and Chandler engaged in two epic...

Michael Chandler Says He’d Fight Rory MacDonald At Welterweight

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler’s immediate future looks like it could get very interesting. We know that he’ll be taking on former UFC lightweight...