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Bellator 213 Highlights: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Submits Valerie Letourneau

Bellator 213 is now history. In the main event of Bellator 213, Ilima-Lei Macfalane defended her women's flyweight title against Valerie Letourneau. Macfarlane competed in her hometown of Honolulu, Hawaii inside the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena. After two rounds of close action, Macfarlane took over in the third round. The hometown favorite...

Bellator Beats UFC In Race To Hawaii

Rob DeMello of the KOHN 2 News made Hawaiin MMA fans very happy this morning when he announced that Bellator MMA would be making the organizations inaugural trip to Hawaii this December. A big win for the organization in a market that had been previously targeted by the UFC. The...

Valerie Letourneau Wouldn’t Mind Bellator Title Shot in Hawaii

Valerie Letourneau has no issue fighting Ilima-Lei Macfarlane in enemy territory. Last night (June 29) both Letourneau and Macfarlane competed on the Bellator 201 card. Letourneau took on Williams in a title eliminator, while Macfarlane defended her flyweight championship against Alejandra Lara. Letourneau defeated Williams via unanimous decision, while Macfarlane successfully retained...

Valerie Letourneau Looking To Make Statement Against Kristina Williams, Secure Flyweight Title Shot

Bellator 201 is set to go down this weekend (Fri. June 29, 2018) from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California. The main event will feature undefeated Bellator women's flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane defending her title against Alejandra Lara. Also on the card is another women's 125-pound match-up that could very well...

Valerie Letourneau: ‘I Cannot be Mad at The UFC For Doing The Right Thing’

Valerie Letourneau is happy that the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has finally added a women's flyweight division. Letourneau is now a member of the Bellator roster, but for her it's better now than never for the UFC. Speaking with MMAJunkie.com, Letourneau said she can't be upset with the UFC for...

Valerie Letourneau Details Brutal Weight Cut For Joanna Jedrzejczyk Fight

Valerie Letourneau is glad that her weight cut for UFC 193 didn't end up worse than what it was. Letourneau challenged Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight title. "Trouble" showed heart in the fight, but Jedrzejczyk took a unanimous decision victory to retain her title. Recently, Letourneau appeared...

Former UFC Title Challenger Valérie Létourneau Officially Joins Bellator MMA’s Flyweight Division

Valérie Létourneau, who went five rounds with UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 193 in November 2015 with the title on the line, is the latest former UFC fighter to join Bellator MMA. Létourneau announced the news on her official Twitter today, noting that she'd be taking part...

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Says Bout With Valerie Letourneau Would be ‘Legit’

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane is ready for the cream of the crop, and feels Valerie Letourneau could give her the competition she wants. Since making her professional mixed martial arts (MMA) debut, Macfarlane's record has been perfect. She's won all six of her bouts and has three submission wins along with a...

Valérie Létourneau Close To Signing With Bellator MMA: Report

It looks like former UFC strawweight title challenger Valérie Létourneau is set to become the next former UFC star to jump ship to Bellator. According to a new report from MMAFighting's Ariel Helwani, the Canadian fighter is "close to finalizing a new contract" with the Viacom backed promotion. Bellator...

Valerie Letourneau Announces Departure From UFC

Valerie Letourneau's run in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has come to an end. After six professional bouts inside the Octagon, the former UFC strawweight title contender has split from the promotion. "Trouble" currently holds a record of 8-6. The 33-year-old will now begin her next journey in the sport of...

Valerie Letourneau Addresses Wardrobe Malfunction Against Calderwood At UFN 89

On Wednesday, UFC Women's Flyweight contender Valerie Letourneau took to her official Instagram page to address something fans might not realize about her recent loss to Joanne Calderwood at the UFC Fight Night 89. As Letourneau goes on to explain in the Instagram post, which you can read below, she...

First-Ever UFC Women’s Flyweight Bout Booked For UFC Fight Night 89

At the UFC Fight Night 89 event scheduled for this June in Ottawa, history will be made inside the Octagon. It was announced this week that at UFN 89, the first-ever UFC Women's Flyweight bout will take place. Former TUF veteran Joanne Calderwood will meet former UFC Women's Strawweight title contender...

Video: UFC 193 Weigh-In Results (Vicious Rousey-Holm Pull-Apart, Rousey Rants)

https://youtu.be/JKGvMrqQH10 UFC held the official weigh-ins for Saturday's record-breaking UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm pay-per-view event at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia on Friday evening. The main event has already lived up to expectations, as it clearly stole the show at the weigh-ins on Friday. When Rousey went to get in...

Video: Ronda Rousey Talks About Her Manager Suing Her For “A Lot Of Money”

The UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion talks about being sued by her former manager Darin Harvey.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Valerie Letourneau To Co-Headline UFC 193 In Melbourne

Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her UFC Women's Strawweight title in an all-women's headlined UFC 193 PPV in a potential record-breaking 60,000+ seat stadium.