Bellator London predictions: Is anyone picking Lovato to take Mousasi’s title? – MMAjunkie

19
130
Bellator London predictions: Is anyone picking Lovato to take Mousasi’s title? – MMAjunkie

By: |


Bellator is back in London this week, and the middleweight title is on the line.

Bellator London takes place Saturday at The SSE Arena in London. The Bellator Europe 3 main card streams on MMA Junkie. The Bellator 223 main card airs on Paramount and streams on DAZN via tape delay following live prelims on MMA Junkie.

(Click here to open a PDF of the staff picks grid in a separate window.)

In the Bellator Europe 3 main event, middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi (45-6-2 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) puts his title on the line against the undefeated Rafael Lovato Jr. (9-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA). Mousasi is more than a 5-1 favorite from the oddsmakers, and he is a unanimous choice to retain his belt from our 14 MMA Junkie editors, writers, radio hosts and videographers.

Also on the Bellator Europe 3 portion of the show, Kent Kauppinen (11-4 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) takes on veteran light heavyweight Melvin Manhoef (30-14-1 MMA, 2-3 BMMA). It’s a close fight at the betting window, and our pickers are right down the middle at 7-7.

And Aaron Chalmers (4-1 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) is a unanimous pick in his 160-pound catchweight fight against Fred Freeman (2-1 MMA, 0-1 BMMA).

The top fight on the Bellator 223 portion of the show is a welterweight fight between the hard-hitting Paul Daley (40-17-2 MMA, 6-4 BMMA) and Erick Silva (20-10 MMA, 0-1 BMMA). Only two of our staff pickers are taking Silva to upset the more than 3-1 favorite, Daley.

Another unanimous pick is James Gallagher (8-1 MMA, 5-1 BMMA) in his 140-pound catchweight fight with Jeremiah Labiano (12-6 MMA, 3-2 BMMA), which picked up some new bad blood earlier this week. And Fabian Edwards (7-0 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) has a 14-0 nod over Jonathan Bosuku (7-4 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) in their middleweight bout.

Mousasi protege Costello van Steenis (11-1 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) has a heavy 10-4 edge over Mike Shipman (13-1 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) in their middleweight bout. And Charlie Ward (6-3 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) is a near-unanimous pick at 13-1 in his middleweight fight with Justin Moore (7-3 MMA, 0-0 BMMA).

In the MMA Junkie reader consensus picks, Mousasi (81 percent), Daley (75 percent), Gallagher (81 percent), Manhoef (63 percent), Van Steenis (53 percent), Edwards (90 percent), Chalmers (88 percent) and Ward (81 percent) are the choices.

Check out all the picks above.

For more on Bellator London, check out the MMA Rumors section of the site.

19 COMMENTS

  1. … [Trackback]

    […] Find More on on that Topic: worldnewsnetwork.co.in/bellator-london-predictions-is-anyone-picking-lovato-to-take-mousasis-title-mmajunkie/ […]

  2. I just want to mention I’m new to weblog and truly liked your web site. Almost certainly I’m planning to bookmark your blog . You certainly have incredible writings. Thanks a bunch for sharing with us your website.

  3. I’m really enjoying the theme/design of your weblog. Do you ever run into any web browser compatibility issues? A handful of my blog visitors have complained about my blog not operating correctly in Explorer but looks great in Opera. Do you have any solutions to help fix this problem?

  4. Hi there very nice blog!! Guy .. Beautiful .. Superb .. I’ll bookmark your website and take the feeds additionallyKI am glad to seek out a lot of helpful information here within the post, we’d like work out more strategies in this regard, thanks for sharing. . . . . .

  5. MetroClick specializes in building completely interactive products like Photo Booth for rental or sale, Touch Screen Kiosks, Large Touch Screen Displays , Monitors, Digital Signages and experiences. With our own hardware production facility and in-house software development teams, we are able to achieve the highest level of customization and versatility for Photo Booths, Touch Screen Kiosks, Touch Screen Monitors and Digital Signage. Visit MetroClick in NYC at http://www.metroclick.com/ or , 121 Varick St, New York, NY 10013, +1 646-843-0888

  6. I’m more than happy to uncover this page. I want to to thank you for your time just for this wonderful read!! I definitely really liked every little bit of it and I have you bookmarked to check out new things on your website.

  7. … [Trackback]

    […] Here you will find 59421 more Info on that Topic: worldnewsnetwork.co.in/bellator-london-predictions-is-anyone-picking-lovato-to-take-mousasis-title-mmajunkie/ […]

  8. It can be almost not possible to find well-advised americans on this theme, then again you come across as like you comprehend the things you’re preaching about! Many Thanks

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here