Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-06-16, disappointing mma bout: Sergio Pettis vs Patricio Pitbull Freire gets two stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Pitbull vs Pettis is scheduled to take place Friday, June 16th, at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago (Illinois, USA), in a 5-round bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg) bout; it is valid for the Bellator bantamweight world championship and it is on the undercard of Vadim Nemkov vs Yoel Romero – Bellator 297. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Sergio Pettis record
The black belt in tae-kwon-do, Bjj and current Bellator Bw champ Sergio Pettis entered this fight with a pro mma record of 22-5-0 (36% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since 2021.
He lost two consecutive fights in 2018, against Jussier Formiga (Jussier Formiga da Silva vs Sergio Pettis) and Rob Font (Sergio Pettis vs Rob Font), but then he has won five bouts beating Juan Archuleta (Juan Archuleta vs Sergio Pettis) and Kyoji Horiguchi in his last two (4-stars match, Sergio Pettis vs Kyoji Horiguchi).
Patricio Pitbull Freire record
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, former Bellator Lw and current Fw champion Patricio Freire, has a record of 35-5-0 (66% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.4 in the featherweight division.
Pitbull was defeated by AJ McKee in 2021 (Patricio Freire vs AJ McKee I) but then he took revenge on him in April 2022 (AJ McKee vs Patricio Freire II); after this match he has also defeated Adam Borics (Patricio Freire vs Adam Borics) and Kleber Koike Erbst (Patrício Freire vs Kleber Koike Erbst).
Here is the Bellator 297 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on Showtime)
Vadim Nemkov vs Yoel Romero
Sergio Pettis vs Patricio Pitbull Freire
Corey Anderson vs Phil Davis
Daniel Jame vs Gokhan Saricam
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Sergio Pettis vs Patricio Pitbull Freire as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Highlights – we hope to find a longer video
Who won Pettis vs Pitbull fight?
Sergio Pettis defeated Patricio Pitbull Freire via unanimous decision. Scores were 49–46, 50–45, 50–45.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the Bellator 297 post-fight interview video of Sergio Pettis and Patricio Pitbull Freire.