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Exploring Irish MMA: Part VIII – Sam Slater

In this, the eighth entry to the series Exploring Irish MMA, I had the opportunity to speak to one of this country’s most promising prospects, Sam Slater. Those who have been close to the Irish mixed martial arts scene and its growth were no doubt delighted by February’s Bellator Dublin and the manner in which it played out. A card …

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Bellator London’s Full Confirmed Lineup So Far

Bellator London promises to continue the promotion’s strong start to their new plans for the European scene, as a host of talented Irish and UK fighters appear alongside some revered veterans. After the incredible success of Bellator Dublin in the Irish capital in February, several of those who made appearances on that night are set to return to the Bellator …

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James Gallagher To Return On Bellator London Main-Card

James Gallagher is poised to make his return to the Bellator cage as he joins middleweight headliners Gegard Mousasi and Rafael Lovato Jr. on June 22. The Strabanimal made good on his promise of a dominant win in front of his home-crowd at Bellator Dublin in February – submitting his opponent Steven Graham with ease within the opening minutes of …

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Bellator Confirm Dublin 3Arena Return For September

Last night, just moments after Kiefer Crosbie accidentally let it slip that Bellator would be returning to Dublin in September, an announcement was made. Thankfully, BDK didn’t find himself in hot water due to his rather well-timed slip of the tongue. Bellator announced in the middle of last night’s Bellator 217 event that they are planning to make a return …

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Bellator Dublin: A Perfect Showcase Of All That Is Golden In Irish MMA

Last night, Dublin’s 3Arena played host to a memorable showcase of everything that characterises this country’s ever-blossoming mixed martial arts culture. “Good times never seemed so good!” The folks at Bellator certainly knew what they were doing when they called upon each and every audience member present to make themselves heard just prior to going live on Sky Sports at 9pm last …

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Watch: James Gallagher Flawless In First-Round Submission Victory

James Gallagher faced very little in the way of trouble as he managed to completely outclass Steven Graham in the Bellator 217 headliner this evening. A truly fantastic night for the Irish was capped off by a near-flawless first-round submission victory from headliner James Gallagher over his opponent Steven Graham. It really wasn’t too much hassle for Gallagher to dominate …

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Kiefer Crosbie Scores Slick Rear-Naked Choke In Round 1

Kiefer Crosbie brought his talents to the big screen at Bellator Dublin tonight, scoring the first finish of the main-card over Daniel Olejniczak. Bringing in one of the loudest crowd receptions of the night, ‘Big Daddy’ himself, Kiefer Crosbie turned in a measured but violent performance on the Bellator 217 main-card. After a methodical opening few minutes, Kiefer turned it …

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Ryan Curtis Ends 18-Month Absence With Stellar First-Round TKO

Ryan Curtis well and truly owned Dublin’s 3Arena in his first matchup inside the cage in 18 months. The Chaos Cartel made their voices heard tonight as their hero Ryan Curtis strode into the Bellator Dublin cage to take on Luis Gonzalez on the event’s undercard. It was only an undercard showcase in name, though, because in all honesty, the noise …

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