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Michael Chandler vs. Akihiro Gono 'superfight' slated for Bellator 67

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A three-round non-title fight between Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler and promotional newcomer Akihiro Gono has been added to May's Bellator 67 event.

Bellator officials today announced the headliner.

The event takes place May 4 at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada.

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Post #1   3/7/12 7:37:17PM   

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Hoping to make it to this event live!!

Post #2   3/7/12 8:10:38PM   

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Fun fight, Chandlers a beast though, don't see that guy losing anytime soon

Post #3   3/7/12 8:11:29PM   

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Lmao at superfight. Chandler should whoop up on Gono pretty good. Another good building block for him though.

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A motivated Gono ia dangerous. He has a chance. His ground game is pretty under-rated.

I might have to get tickets now.

Post #5   3/7/12 10:19:16PM   

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i see a one sided beatdown by chandler. gono always has a punchers chance. i think chandler will probably continue to win for a while.

on another subject, now that both frankie edgar and eddie alvarez have lost their titles, if frankie cant regain his title from ben, maybe the ufc should bring eddie in as a possible title contender. he wouldnt have to fight his friend frankie.

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Decent fight. A couple steps down from alvarez. Chandler by destruction

Post #7   3/8/12 10:27:40AM   

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I'm picking Chandler of course but I'm not foolish enough to totally count out Gono, that dudes a sleeper

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