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Bellator 171 Averages 720,000 Viewers After 2.2 Million Peak at Last Event

The numbers are in for Bellator 171 and they aren't too surprising. Nielsen (via Sherdog.com) released the average viewership numbers for the event this past Friday night (Jan. 27). Bellator 171 was able to secure an average viewership of 720,000. The event, which aired live on Spike, was headlined by...
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Bellator 171 Video Highlights: Njokuani Dominates Guillard, Rickels Wins at Home

Last night (Jan. 27) Bellator 171 (see results here) aired live on Spike. The event went down from the Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane, Kansas. A catchweight bout at 179 pounds served as the headliner. Former Resurrection Fighting Alliance and Tachi Palace Fights competitor Chidi Njokuani went toe-to-toe with former...

Melvin Guillard: ‘Chidi Njokuani is Just an Average Fighter’

Tomorrow night (Jan. 27) Melvin Guillard will return to the Bellator cage to take on Chidi Njokuani inside the Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane, Kansas. Guillard's last bout ended in a knockout in favor of "The Young Assassin." The result was changed to a no contest after Guillard tested positive for...
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Bellator 171: Guillard vs. Njokuani Weigh-In Results

You can see the live fighter weigh-ins for Bellator 171 right here beginning at 6 p.m. ET. In the main event, Melvin Guillard and Chidi Njokuani square off in a catchweight bout. Guillard sports a record of 32-16-2 in his career with three no-contests, while Njokuani is 16-4 with a...

A.J. McKee Ready to ‘Pick Brandon Phillips Apart & Put Him Down’

A.J. McKee is stepping back inside the Bellator cage less than two months since his last bout. His opponent will be Brandon Phillips, who recently fought for World Series of Fighting. "Mercenary" has yet to suffer a loss in his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. He told MMAWeekly.com that...

David Rickels Plans to Make Aaron Derrow Fight His Fight at Bellator 171

This Friday night (Jan. 27) lightweight David Rickels will return to the Bellator cage. His opponent will be Aaron Derrow, who hasn't competed since Oct. 2014. The bout is going to serve as Bellator 171's co-main event. "The Caveman's" last outing didn't go the way he had hoped. Rickels was...

Bellator 171 Fight Card Complete With Three Prospects in Action

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNg8dVHunyY A trio of Bellator MMA prospects have been added to Bellator 171, as Jarod Trice, Tyrell Fortune and Bruna Ellen will all compete later this month. Trice meets Kevin Woltkamp and Fortune squares off with Will Johnson in heavyweight bouts, while Ellen meets Carmella James at flyweight. All three are...

A.J. McKee-Brandon Phillips Among New Fights For Bellator 171

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0XWWL0TUbQ Several new fights have been added to the upcoming Bellator 171 card, including a featherweight main card fight between A.J. McKee and Brandon Phillips. The event takes place January 27 from the Kansas Star Arena and airs live on Spike following online prelims. In addition to McKee-Phillips, Kansas’ own Jessica...

Bellator 171 ‘What To Watch’ Preview on Melvin Guillard-Chidi Njokuani

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0XWWL0TUbQ While Bellator's focus is on the upcoming Chael Sonnen-Tito Ortiz fight, the promotion is also making sure fight fans know what is coming up after Bellator 170. That includes a main event at Bellator 171 between Melvin Guillard and Chidi Njokuani. The bout takes place January 27 from the Kansas...

Bellator 171 Headed To Kansas, David Rickels Featured

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zt6vsPgWiHA Bellator will return to Kansas this January with Bellator 171. In one of the featured bouts, Kansas' own David Rickels will square off against Aaron Derrow on Spike. Also, unbeaten Chris Harris meets unbeaten Jordan Young in a featured lightweight contest. Below is a complete press release from the promotion: A...