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Bellator Wants To Make Gilbert Melendez Vs. Eddie Alvarez Happen

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CHICAGO, Ill. (May 15, 2010) – Bellator founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney responded today to Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez’s call-out of reigning Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez, saying that he will do everything in his power to make the fight happen.

Post #1   5/16/10 1:20:32PM   

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Alvarez all day!!!

Post #2   5/16/10 1:48:18PM   

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I'd be all for Bellator and Strikeforce getting into bed together. Champions vs champions PPV all day baby. As for this particular match-up I'd favor Alvarez via sprawl n brawl.

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Posted by bojangalz

I'd be all for Bellator and Strikeforce getting into bed together. Champions vs champions PPV all day baby. As for this particular match-up I'd favor Alvarez via sprawl n brawl.


I agree, make babies as well

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Posted by copcopps


Posted by bojangalz

I'd be all for Bellator and Strikeforce getting into bed together. Champions vs champions PPV all day baby. As for this particular match-up I'd favor Alvarez via sprawl n brawl.



I agree, make babies as well



Bellaforce and Strikeator ?

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Post #6   5/16/10 3:35:37PM   

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Might just be for best lightweight in the world
I see it going to a decision but if strikeforce ever gets cbs primetime
Again I would hope this fight would be on the card

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Please make this fight happen. An mma dream match. I've got Alvarez winning a very exciting decision.

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A very winnable fight for Alvarez. Melendez's scrambles would play right into Alvarez's great clinchwork.

I said in a different thread that Bellator's prospect-building alongside Strikeforce's stars would be a very exciting promotion that would easily compete with the UFC. This would be a good first step.

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I will, literally, blow my load if they make this happen. This is awesome and I am glad that SOME PEOPLE see the value of co-promotions.

Post #10   5/17/10 7:41:09PM