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Patricio “Pitbull” Freire: ‘Everything is going to change including the champion’

Bellator MMA returns this weekend with a stellar fight card live and free on Spike TV this Friday evening. In the main event of Bellator 123, the featherweight title is on the line as Pat Curran looks to defend his belt against the familiar foe in Patricio “Pitbull” Freire. Curran and Pitbull first fought for the title back at Bellator 85 in early 2013. After a close five round...
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September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Pat Curran Forced To Pull Out Of Bellator 121 Title Defense

Pat Curran regained the Bellator featherweight title in March and was looking forward to the rematch with Patricio Freire. The featherweight champion is going to have to wait a little bit longer for the fight. Bellator announced late last night that Curran suffered a severe right calf strain in training and is out of Bellator 121 main event against Freire on June 6 at Winstar World...
Via Between The Ropes
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran Injured, Out Of June 6th Title Defence

Featherweight Champion Pat Curran Suffers Calf Injury, Removed From June 6th CardNewport Beach, Calif. (May 21, 2014) – Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran has suffered a severe right calf strain during training and will be unable to defend his title on June 6th against Bellator Tournament winner Patricio Pitbull from Winstar World Casino.“I’ve been training incredibly...
Via MMAInsider
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Pat Curran To Defend Featherweight Title Against Patricio Pitbull At Bellator 121

Pat Curran Defends Featherweight World Title Against Patricio Pitbull Friday, June 6th From WinStar World Casino Live On Spike Featherweight Title Fight Opens Bellator Summer Series Newport Beach, Calif. (April 18, 2014) – The Bellator Summer Series will start with a bang as Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran will defend his title against featherweight tournament winner...
Via MMAInsider
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator CXII Curran def Straus to regain Title belt

  Main Card (Spike TV) Weight Class Method Round Time Notes Featherweight Pat Curran def. Daniel Straus (c) Submission (rear naked choke) 5 4:46 [a] Welterweight Andrey Koreshkov def. Nah-Shon Burrell TKO (body kick and punches) 1 0:41 [b] Welterweight Sam Oropeza def. Cristiano Souza TKO (punches) 1 3:07 [b] Welterweight Adam McDonough def. Jesse Juarez […]
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator 112 Results: Pat Curran finishes Daniel Straus in thrilling rematch

Talk about true grit. In a rematch that had folks complaining about why it had been made in the first place, Pat Curran and Daniel Straus delivered what easily has to be considered the fight of the year thus far. Heading into the fifth round it appeared that the current champ, Straus, had to of been up on the judges scorecards. Curran need a finish in the final five minutes. He did...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Curran vs. Straus III Headlines Bellator 112

The Bellator Featherweight Title will once again be on the line in one of the biggest rematches of 2014 as reigning Bellator Featherweight Champion Daniel Straus defends his crown against former Bellator Champion and Crystal Lake, Illinois native Pat Curran on Friday, March 14th from Chicago’s Horseshoe Casino live on Spike TV at Bellator 112. […]
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Straus vs Pat Curran III for Featherweight Title Headlines Bellator 112

Daniel Straus 22-4 MMA / 8-1 Bellator Record 6 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Nazareno Malegarie, Pat Curran, Marlon Sandro Pat Curran 19-5 MMA / 9-2 Bellator Record Won 6 of Last 7 Fights Notable Wins: Patricio Freire, Marlon Sandro, Joe Warren —————————————— Bellator 112 March 14th, 2014 Hammond, Indiana The Venue at Horseshoe Casino ———...
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January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Curran vs. Straus III For The World Title Headlines Bellator 112

Curran vs. Straus III For the World Title Headlines Bellator’s Return to Indiana’s Horseshoe Hammond Casino Welterweight Tournament Begins, Features War Machine, RiggsNewport Beach, Cailf. (January 13, 2014) – The Bellator Featherweight Title will once again be on the line in one of the biggest rematches of 2014 as reigning Bellator Featherweight Champion Daniel Straus defends...
Via MMAInsider
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Pat Curran vs Daniel Straus III Headlines Bellator 112

Bellator last week announced they will be returning on March 7. They now have released their second event and it features one of their stars. In a rematch for the Bellator featherweight title, champion Daniel Straus will Pat Curran for a third time at Bellator 112. The two battled the first in the XFO regional promotion in 2009 with Curran winning by second round knockout. In the...
Via Between The Ropes
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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