Shane Connelly

Shane Connelly is a journalism student at Penn State with a passion for sharing the stories of MMA fighters.

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Lorenz Larkin squeaks out split decision in back-and-forth battle with Andrey Koreshkov
Bellator 229 Results: Lorenz Larkin squeaks out split decision in back-and-forth battle with Andrey Koreshkov

Lorenz Larkin suffered a first-round scare in front of his home crowd, but it wasn’t…

Dan Hooker competes at UFC Milwaukee
Dan Hooker is feeding off buzz in City Kickboxing before his UFC 243 bout

With City Kickboxing buzzing after interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya’s title unification bout was booked…

From Mansfield Tavern to Marvel Stadium: Justin Tafa has huge chance to shine at UFC 243

Justin Tafa knows he has a big opportunity ahead. He not only gets to fight…

Paulo Costa targets the body of Yoel Romero with an uppercut
Chris Weidman on Paulo Costa: ‘I hope they’re drug testing these guys the right way’

Chris Weidman may be leaving the middleweight division behind for the time being, but the…

Weber Almeida relishes in chance to compete alongside Lyoto Machida at Bellator 228

A.J. McKee isn’t the only one living out his dream by competing alongside his idol…

Daniel Weichel vs. John Macapa
Bellator Featherweight Grand Prix presents new experience for Daniel Weichel

Daniel Weichel is the most experienced fighter in the Bellator Featherweight Grand Prix, yet he…

Chris Weidman kicks during training for his UFC bout
Chris Weidman wants to “shock the world” again with win over Jon Jones

Chris Weidman has fallen on hard times in recent years, but his ultimate goal has…

Richard Kiely walks to the Bellator cage
Richard Kiely to Michael ‘Venom’ Page: ‘I am the original face of Bellator’

Richard Kiely knows that his 3-1 record leads fans to believe Michael “Venom” Page will…

Ty Gwerder defeated Mike Jones in LFA
Middleweight prospect Ty Gwerder signs multi-fight deal with Bellator

Bellator’s middleweight division just gained a highly regarded prospect. Ty Gwerder signed a multi-fight contract…

Alexander Volkanovski celebrates his UFC win
Alexander Volkanovski: Max Holloway will see ‘a whole different me’ at UFC 245

Alexander Volkanovski is fully confident in the fact that he is the one that will…