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Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com (December 4, 2013)
Bellator heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov made the first defense of his title by outworking veteran Cheick Kongo via unanimous decision at Bellator 115.
Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com (December 1, 2013)
A heavyweight title fight between newly crowned champion Vitaly Minakov and Cheick Kongo will headline Bellator 115 on April 4 in Reno, Nev.
Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com (November 1, 2012)
Cheick Kongo moved one step closer to the Bellator title by outlasting Peter Graham in the heavyweight tournament final at Bellator 107.
Josh Gross, ESPN.com (October 31, 2012)
Josh Gross hands out grades following Bellator 102 in his Report Card.
Brett Okamoto, MMA (October 31, 2012)
Cheick Kongo holds no deep grudge against his former employer, the UFC -- or at least, if he does, he keeps it close to his chest. The French heav...
Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com (December 5, 2012)
Longtime UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo has finished the last fight of his contract and has not been re-signed based on recent performances, according to a UFC official.
Franklin McNeil, MMA (December 4, 2012)
It never matters to Roy Nelson who UFC officials offer as an opponent. He always accepts. Nelson will fight any heavyweight, anywhere, anytime. He...
Associated Press (December 4, 2012)
Jon Jones bloodied Chael Sonnen with a series of strikes to the face in the first round to win by TKO and defend his light heavyweight championship on Saturday night at UFC 159.
Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 4, 2012)
All the UFC 159 promos can't do away with the most basic question: How did we get here? The first time Chael Sonnen fought Anderson Silva, the orig...
John Candido, FightMetric (December 4, 2012)
John Candido of FightMetric breaks down the bouts of UFC 159, indicating where the value picks lie, including the feature fight of Jon Jones versus Chael Sonnen as well as Roy Nelson versus Cheick Kongo.
Andrew R. Davis, MMA (December 2, 2012)
UFC on Fuel TV 8 takes place from the Saitama Super Arena in Japan this Saturday, the sixth time the UFC has traveled to the Land of the Rising Sun....
Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com (December 1, 2012)
A middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher will serve as the co-main event for UFC 159 on April 27 in Newark, N.J.
Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 7, 2011)
Where did UFC 149 go wrong? What was the single, biggest offender? Oh, where to start. What went on in Calgary was one of those perfect storms. ...
Josh Gross, ESPN.com (December 7, 2011)
Josh Gross rates the performances of UFC 149 fighters.
Franklin McNeil, ESPN.com (December 7, 2011)
It wasn't the barn-burner he had promised, but Renan Barao managed to land enough to earn a decision over Urijah Faber at UFC 149.