2013 was a rough year for Alvarez after seeing his dreams of a UFC debut dashed by litigation over his contractual status. Fortunately, the adversity was worth it, as Alvarez had the last laugh due to a Split Decision win over Chandler. In addition to it being an excellent effort, the fight also earned Alvarez the lightweight title and avenged a loss to boot.
Bellator’s ninth season is in the books thanks to last night’s lineup for Bellator 109. The show capped off a twelve-event run for the organization and featured some of the all-out action fans have become accustomed to when tuning in to watch the company’s competitors on Spike TV. The last few months of Bellator history were definitely some of the most memorable to date for numerous reasons, not all of them necessarily good. Here are ten of the things standing out above all others in that regard… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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