Emmanuel Sanchez

Emmanuel Sanchez taps Tywan Claxton to advance in featherweight grand prix

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Emmanuel Sanchez is the first to advance in the Bellator featherweight grand prix. Sanchez (19-4 MMA, 11-3 BMMA) moved forward in the 145-pound tourney and also handed Tywan Claxton (5-1 MMA, 5-1 BMMA) his first professional defeat with a second-round triangle choke. The featherweight tournament...

Bellator 226 main card salaries: Bader and Kongo each earn $100k

Six-figure paydays await the heavyweight headliners of Bellator 226, with champ-champ Ryan Bader and Cheick Kongo earning $100,000 each. Bader and Kongo top a list of salaries that total $1,041,000 before wins and losses are factored in, according to the California State Athletic Commission. MMA Junkie today requested and...

Bellator 226’s Emmanuel Sanchez says featherweight tournament was made for him

nt" For Emmanuel Sanchez, the Bellator featherweight grand prix tournament offers the chance to prove what he thinks has been the case for a long time: that he is the toughest, most battle-hardened 145-pounder in the organization. Speaking to MMA Junkie ahead of his first-round tournament bout against undefeated...

Bellator 226 pre-event facts: Cheick Kongo can become Bellator’s oldest champion

Bellator kicks off a busy September on Saturday with Bellator 226, which takes place at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., with a main card that streams on DAZN following prelims on MMA Junkie. A heavyweight championship bout takes center stage in the main event. Ryan Bader (27-5 MMA,...

MMA Junkie reader predictions: Make your picks for Bellator 218 (Updated)

(Updated at 7:15 p.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019, to reflect removal of Darpinyan vs. Shipman fight from  main card and addition of Hardy vs. Schaffroth.) We want your predictions for Friday’s Bellator 218 event in Oklahoma. Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers....

‘Bellator 209: Pitbull vs. Sanchez’ official results

Bellator returns after a break of nearly a month with Bellator 209. In the main event, featherweight champion Patricio Freire puts his title on the line against Emmanuel Sanchez. In the co-main event, Ryan Couture looks to get back in the win column when he faces Haim Gozali in...

Bellator 209 main-event breakdown: Can champ Patricio Freire tame ‘El Matador’ in Israel?

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down Bellator’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for Bellator 209. Bellator 209 takes place Thursday at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. The card airs on Paramount and streams on DAZN via tape-delay. nt" Patricio...

Bellator 209 pre-event facts: Patricio Freire goes for several marquee records

Bellator action returns this week with Bellator 209, which takes place Thursday at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel. The card airs on Paramount and streams on DAZN via tape-delay. In the main event, featherweight champion Patricio Freire (27-4 MMA, 15-4 BMMA) looks to continue one of the...

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