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  1. Benson Henderson Makes An Intelligent Decision By Moving To BellatorRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Rant MMA

    ... in MMA. He has held both the WEC and UFC lightweight titles. He has a record of 25-5, which includes wins over Josh Thomson , Gilbert Melendez , Nate Diaz , Frankie Edgar , Clay Guida , Jim Mille r and two over Donald Cerrone . His last two wins ...

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  2. Dana White comments on Ben Henderson bolting to Bellator: 'I'm not angry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | MMA Mania

    ... debut and when and/or where it might take place. However, one has to wonder if Bellator might rematch him with Josh Thomson now that the two are under the same flag. To check out the latest Bellator MMA-related news and notes be sure to hit up our ...

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  3. 14-Fight UFC Veteran Benson Henderson Jumps Ship for BellatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | BleacherReport

    ... in the past, most notably light heavyweight contender Phil Davis and former Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson, Henderson is the first elite-level, championship-caliber talent to leave the UFC behind. is currently in need of new blood at ...

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  4. Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Johnson rematch set for UFC 197Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | BloodyElbow

    ... evening. Ferguson (20-3) is currently riding a seven-fight winning streak, which includes victories over Josh Thomson , Gleison Tibau , and Abel Trujillo . In his most recent outing late last year, "El Cucuy" picked up arguably the biggest win of ...

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  5. Melvin Guillard to fight on Bellator Houston card in FebruaryRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... Championships snapped after a submission loss to former Strikeforce lightweight champion and UFC contender Josh Thomson at Bellator 142 - Dynamite!! this past September. Meanwhile, Melvin "The Young Assassin" Guillard left World Series of Fighting ...

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  6. Melvin Guillard vs. Mike Bronzoulis added to Bellator 149 fight cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... ellator MMA finalist had a three-fight winning streak snapped at Bellator 142 , where he lost via submission to Josh Thomson .

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  7. TUF 22 Finale results: What's next fight for Tony Ferguson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... to date, which is certainly saying something when you consider the former TUF champ has defeated the likes of Josh Thomson during his winning streak. With Khabib Nurmagomedov injured once again, Eddie Alvarez set to take on Anthony Pettis, and UFC ...

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  8. TUF 22 Finale: Tony Ferguson D'arces Edson BarbozaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... of the Night" bonuses, which were his impressive victories over long-time veterans Gleison Tibau and Josh Thomson . "El Cucuy" entered the UFC through The Ultimate Fighter, in which he won the TUF 13 tournament knocking out all four of his ...

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  9. Bellator MMA might make San Jose its permanent homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Milpitas Post

    ... feeling again with Bellator. Bellator 147, which was televised live on Spike TV and featured San Jose fighter Josh Thomson, was held at the San Jose State Events Center on Friday night. In this June 26, 2015, photo provided by Bellator MMA shows ...

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  10. Scott Coker: Bellator will 'definitely' talk to Benson Henderson 'once he's free'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... lightweight division in Bellator is deeper in talent, with names like champion Will Brooks , Michael Chandler , Josh Thomson (who Henderson beat in a very close and somewhat controversial decision when both were in the UFC), Dave Jansen , Marcin ...

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  11. MMA: San Jose's Josh Thomson wins Bellator main eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    With a clear size advantage, the 37-year-old Thomson quickly took Villaseca down less than a minute into the fight at the San Jose State Event Center that was broadcast on Spike TV. As he controlled Villaseca on the ground, Thomson attempted various submission attempts on the Chilean fighter, but was unsuccessful.

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  12. Josh Thomson Overwhelms Unheralded Pablo Villaseca in Bellator 147 HeadlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Sherdog

    Josh Thomson looked quite comfortable in the friendly confines of his hometown. The UFC and Strikeforce veteran did what he was supposed to do against a relatively unknown opponent, as he stopped Pablo Villaseca with a flurry of unanswered ground-and-pound at the 3:59 mark of round two in the Bellator 147 headliner at the San Jose University Event Center in San Jose, Calif, on Friday night.

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  13. Bellator 147: Thomson vs. Villaseca preview and predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... card the promotion has ever run, especially with the main event being a showcase matchup for former SF champ Josh Thomson . The next two fights are decent though. I'll take a brief look at the main card fights here. As usual, the show will air on ...

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  14. Bellator 147 Weigh-in Results: Josh Thomson vs. Pablo Villaseca Gets Green LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    Bellator lightweight Josh "The Punk" Thomson 's return home to San Jose has driven headlines in the mixed martial arts world this week, as he prepares to make his Bellator MMA main event debut against Pablo Villaseca . Following a third-round arm-triangle choke submission of Mike Bronzoulis on September 19, the former American Kickboxing Academy standout looks to continue his hometown success in the main event of "Bellator 147: Thomson vs. Villaseca."

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  15. Bellator 147 results: Live streaming play-by-play updates TONIGHT on Spike TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Bellator 147: "Thomson vs. Villaseca" takes place TONIGHT from inside Event Center Arena in San Jose, Calif., featuring a Lightweight main event with popular local favorite Josh Thomson facing tough competition in Pablo Villaseca. Bellator MMA returns to San Jose following its epic "Dynamite 1" event in September, which coincidentally marked the promotional debut for Thomson.

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  16. Bellator 147's Josh Thomson is hungry to fight three times in three months ... and for pizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | MMA Mania

    "The Punk" talks to MMAmania.com about being featured in a main event in front of his hometown fans tomorrow night and much, much more ... Bellator 147: "Thomson vs. Villaseca" takes place tomorrow night at Event Center in San Jose, Calif., featuring a Lightweight scrap between Josh "The Punk" Thomson and Pablo Villaseca in the main event of the evening. It's familiar territory for Thomson to fight in San Jose, and not just because it's his hometown, but because his Bellator debut recently took place at the nearby SAP Center, where he finished Mike Bronzoulis via arm-triangle choke.

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  17. The MMA Vivisection - Bellator 147: Thomson vs. Villaseca picks, odds, & analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Zane Simon of http://BloodyElbow.com is joined by Victor Rodriguez and Eddie Mercado to talk about all the notable fights for this week's Bellator card featuring Josh Thomson vs. Pablo Villaseca and Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Daniel Weichel. With no UFC events this week, Bellator has a chance to take center stage and they're doing so with a somewhat odd fight card offering.

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  18. Bellator 147 predictions, preview for 'Thomson vs Villaseca'-led fights on Spike TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... inside Event Center Arena. Bellator 147 is a showcase for the recently signed mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran, Josh Thomson, who had a successful promotional debut at SAP Center against Mike Bronzoulis. For this week's show he moves up to main ...

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  19. Bellator 147: Smarter, stronger Georgi Karakhanyan is ready for three-round war with Daniel WeichelRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Bellator 147: "Thomson vs. Villaseca" takes place this Friday night at Event Center in San Jose, Calif., featuring Josh Thomson, making his second promotional appearance, against Pablo Villaseca in the Spike TV-televised main event. Second from the top of the marquee, a featured Featherweight fight will clear out contenders in the division by pitting two of its top stars against each other.

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  20. Scott Coker Discusses Lightweight, Featherweight Title Implications for Bellator 147 BoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... at the San Jose State University Arena and airs on Spike TV beginning at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. Sherdog: Will a Josh Thomson victory over Pablo Villaseca at Bellator 147 warrant him getting a lightweight title shot after just two Belllator MMA ...

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