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Bellator 260 loses Vanessa Porto vs. Ilara Joanne

The main card of Bellator 260 has taken a hit. Shorty after the Thursday morning weigh-ins for the event, the promotion announced that the fight between women’s flyweights Vanessa Porto and Ilara Joanne was off as the former was not cleared to compete by the commission. The cancellation was later...
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Vanessa Porto vs. Ilara Joanne set for Bellator 260

Vanessa Porto has her second Bellator assignment. The former Invicta FC champion seeks her first win in her new promotion when she meets Ilara Joanne (9-5) in a 128-pound catchweight bout at Bellator 260 on June 11 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., Bellator announced Wednesday. Porto and Joanne normally compete at flyweight, but have signed on for a catchweight affair due to the booking being on short notice.
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Vanessa Porto Expects Well-Rounded Fight vs. Liz Carmouche at Bellator 256

Considered one of the pioneers of MMA in Brazil, former Invicta flyweight champion Vanessa Porto is looking forward to making her promotional debut against Liz Carmouche at Bellator 256. “I’ve been fighting MMA since 2005. It’s amazing to be able to be so motivated now as I was 16 years...
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Bellator 256 Update: Flyweights Liz Carmouche, Vanessa Porto to Clash on April 9

A potential flyweight title eliminator bout is set for Bellator 256, as Liz Carmouche will lock horns with Vanessa Porto at Bellator 256. Fansided was first to report the pairing. Bellator 256 takes place on April 9 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., and is headlined by a light heavyweight grand prix clash between Ryan Bader and Lyoto Machida. The card will air on Showtime.
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Liz Carmouche vs. Vanessa Porto set for Bellator 256

Liz Carmouche vs. Vanessa Porto is the latest addition to Bellator 256 on April 9. A promotion official confirmed the flyweight matchup to MMA Fighting following a report from Fansided. The event takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., and airs live on Showtime. Two-time UFC title challenger...
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