Bellator MMA: Bellator 79 Highlights

Posted on: November 3, 2012 | Views: 9,486 | Comment

The toughest tournament in sports continued, as two more fighters punched their tickets to the finals. Heavyweight Rich Hale came back in a big way, flooring Thiago Santos before finishing him with ground and pound to secure a finals spot. In a featherweight tilt, Shahbulat Shamhalaev scored an impressive first round knockout against fellow striker Mike Richman to advance to the finals. Douglas Lima made a successful return, as he dominated Kobe Ortiz before finishing him late in the fight. Ryan Ford continued to shine, notching his second win in Bellator. Check out the Bellator 79 highlights. 

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Bellator 124 Highlights (2:57)

Emanuel Newton and Liam McGeary notched big finishes, LC Davis showed his versatility, and Ryan Couture was victorious in his Bellator debut. Check out the highlights from Detroit.

Posted September 13, 2014 Views: 1,504
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Emanuel Newton Knocks Out Joey Beltran - Bellator 124 Moment (1:36)

Lightning struck twice as Light Heavyweight Champion Emanuel Newton won by way of spinning backfist for the second time in a Bellator cage.

Posted September 13, 2014 Views: 4,301
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McGeary vs. Anundson: Wait 'Til I Punch You In The Face (1:28)

The Light Heavyweight Tournament Final pits Liam McGeary against Kelly Anundson, September 12 at 9/8c, Live on Spike.

Posted September 12, 2014 Views: 712
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Emanuel Newton vs. Joey Beltran: The Face of Salvation (3:14)

Joey Beltran battles Emanuel Newton for the World Light Heavyweight Championship at Bellator 124, September 12 at 9/8c, Live on Spike.

Posted September 12, 2014 Views: 535
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Bellator 123 Highlights (3:52)

It was a wild night with title change, a lightning quick knockout and several other impressive finishes. Check out the highlights from Mohegan Sun.

Posted September 6, 2014 Views: 6,588
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Stephan Bonnar Calls Out Tito Ortiz (3:15)

New Bellator signee Stephan Bonnar took to the cage, microphone in hand and the Huntington Beach Bad Boy on his mind. Bonnar battles Ortiz November 15 LIVE on Spike.

Posted September 5, 2014 Views: 2,798
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Bobby Lashley - The Destroyer (2:48)

Bobby Lashley, the TNA World Heavyweight Champion, prepares for his Bellator MMA debut.

Posted September 3, 2014 Views: 3,496
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The Man Who Would Be King (6:02)

Trace King Mo's steps through injury, illness and professional frustration as he prepares to return to the Bellator cage.

Posted September 3, 2014 Views: 1,256
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Joe Soto vs. Joe Warren (8:35)

See what went down when Bellator's then Featherweight World Champion Joe Soto met self-proclaimed "Baddest Man on the Planet" Joe Warren.

Posted August 30, 2014 Views: 35,608
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Art Davie & Sean Wheelock on 'Is This Legal?' (4:09)

Jimmy Smith is joined by MMA pioneer Art Davie and his co-author Sean Wheelock to discuss 'Is This Legal?', a new book detailing the birth of mixed martial arts as America knows it today.

Posted July 28, 2014 Views: 1,503