Review: 2014-03-21, nice exchanges and good finish: David Rickels vs Patricky Freire gets three stars. David Rickels entered this fight with a pro mma record of 15-2-0 (67% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.29 lightweight in the world, last year he fought five times losing only to the Bellator champ Michael Chandler (=Chandler vs Rickels).
His opponent, Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire, has a record of 11-5-0 (73% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.98 in the same weight class, he is a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu but he lost three fights out of his last four bouts. Rickels vs Freire is the quarterfinal of the Bellator lightweight tournament; undercard of Attila Vegh vs Emanuel Newton 2 – Bellator 113. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 113
Where: Kansas Star Arena, Mulvane, Kansas, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Rickels’ previous fight: David Rickels vs JJ Ambrose
Freire’s next fight: Patricky Freire vs Derek Campos
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