Bellator 171 results: Njokuani dominates, Rickels entertains

Bellator 171 results: Njokuani dominates, Rickels entertains

Bellator 171 is in the books and it had some pretty memorable moments. This card flew under the radar a bit, as it was sandwiched between Bellator 170 (Tito Ortiz’ farewell fight against Chael Sonnen) and Bellator 172 (Bellator debut of Fedor Emelianenko). The main event saw Chidi Njokuani absolutely dominate Melvin Guillard. Judges scored the … Read moreBellator 171 results: Njokuani dominates, Rickels entertains

David Rickels entrance is nothing short of amazing at Bellator 171

David Rickels entrance

David Rickels broke out the Mannequin Challenge tonight at Bellator 171 Bellator is nothing if not entertaining.  The Bellator 171 event is taking place currently. Tonight, however, there was an entrance that was simply amazing.  David Rickels brought the house down with a perfect Mannequin Challenge entrance. How they got the crowd to participate is … Read moreDavid Rickels entrance is nothing short of amazing at Bellator 171

Bellator 171 Weigh in Results – All but two fighters make weight

bellator 171 weighins

The Fighters for Bellator 171 jumped on the scale today in Kansas City, all but 2 made weight Bellator 171 takes place tomorrow night just outside Kansas City.  The fighters jumped on the scale today to qualify for their bouts tomorrow.  All the fighters involved made weight, with the exception of two fighters.  Brandon Phillips … Read moreBellator 171 Weigh in Results – All but two fighters make weight

Check out Bellator 171 Weigh Ins live at 3PM PST

bellator 171 weigh ins

Bellator 171 goes down tomorrow, but today the fighters weigh in.  Tune in at 3PM PST and watch the Weigh Ins take place

Bellator 171 is on tomorrow night, live and free on Spike TV.  Before the fighters can step into the cage, they first have to step onto the scale.  Today at 3PM PST, the fighters will attempt to make their bouts official by making their weight.  Tune in and watch it all go down at MikeSwick.com.

The Bellator 171 Card is as follows:

Main Card: 

175 lb. Melvin Guillard (32-16-2, 3 NC) vs. Chidi Njokuani (16-4, 1 NC)
Lightweight Feature Fight: Dave Rickels (17-4, 2 NC) vs. Aaron Derrow (14-8)
Featherweight Feature Fight: A.J. McKee (6-0) vs. Brandon Phillips (6-2)
Flyweight Feature Fight: Jessica Middleton (1-0) vs. Alice Yauger (4-4)

Preliminary Card:
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Chris Harris (7-0) vs. Jordan Young (5-0)
Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Gaston Reyno (6-1, 2 NC) vs. Justin Overton (3-2)
Weltereweight Preliminary Bout: Will Lavine (Debut) vs. Domo Garcia (Debut)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Chance Rencountre (8-2) vs. Jake Lindsay (11-5)
Bantamweight Preliminary Bout: Johnny Marigo (2-0) vs. Joe Fulk (4-4)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Manny Meraz (8-3) vs. Scott Heston (4-1)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Craig Farley (Debut) vs. Mike Breeden (Debut)
Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Jarod Trice (1-0) vs. Kevin Woltkamp (1-2)
Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Tyrell Fortune (1-0) vs. Will Johnson (Debut)
Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Bruna Ellen (2-1) vs. Carmella James (Debut)

The Weekend MMA Report – What to watch, where to watch it

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There are various MMA events vying for your attention this weekend. Here’s what’s available. If you’re like me, you love watching MMA.  Not just because a big name fighter is about to fight, or it’s a high profile event.  I love the sport and watch as much as I can.  That said, let’s break down … Read moreThe Weekend MMA Report – What to watch, where to watch it

Looking at Bellator 171 Main Event clash between Njokuani and Guillard

chidi njokuani melvin guillard bellator 171

We’re all still hung over from Bellator 170, but splash some water on your face because Bellator 171 features a compelling main event Bellator 170 was started a little slow, but did it ever close with a bang. Brennan Ward had his eye rearranged by a Paul Daley knee, and then Tito Ortiz subbed Chael … Read moreLooking at Bellator 171 Main Event clash between Njokuani and Guillard