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What is the biggest difference between the UFC and Bellator? It's the performance bonuses, says featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire. He feels, a bonus system comparable to the UFC's could be a complete game changer for Bellator and MMA in general. Patricio Freire is Bellator's featherweight world champion, a 25-fight veteran that has lost only two times in his career, a real stud and one of the top-five featherweights in the world. Yet, he lacks something that all of his fellow top- read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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For fighters on the UFC roster, the chance to make an additional $50,000 or even $100,000 per fight with the company’s performance bonuses can prove a life-changing opportunity. Bellator MMA featherweight champ Patricio Freire wants that same shot.Filed (...) read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Pat Curran's last six bouts have involved the Bellator featherweight title. However, his fight next weekend will be the first since 2011 that wasn't for gold. Six is a familiar number for Pat Curran. He's the No. 6-ranked featherweight in the world. He's had six title fights in Bellator MMA since 2011. And he's only lost six fights in his entire professional career. The only number that really matters for Curran right now, though, is two. He's the two-time former Bellator MMA featherweight champ read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Patricio Freire thought his fourth-round victory over top contender Daniel Straus would be praised as a stern test of his will. Instead, he says he’s heard criticism of the foul-marred contest and now “Pitbull” is learning to ignore the haters.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • a month ago
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Check out an all-access, behind the scenes look at Bellator 132: Pitbull vs. Straus 2 from the Pechanga Casino in Temecula, Calif. read news >>

  • a month ago
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The first Bellator MMA event of 2015 was a memorable one, especially the main event. Go behind the scenes of Bellator 132 to see what Bellator’s cameras caught.Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

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Reigning Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Pitbull talks about last week's grueling title defense vs. Daniel Straus, as well as his upcoming bout with Georgi Karakhanyan. While UFC #1 contender Conor McGregor was the most talked about featherweight over the past week, Bellator featherweight champion Patricio Freire had his own big fight against Daniel Straus last Friday. In what was Pitbull's first title defense, the Brazilian pulled off a 4th round rear-naked choke of Straus in a fight f read news >>

  • a month ago
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Patricio Freire successfully defended his featherweight title at Friday night's Bellator 132, but had to dig deep to beat former champion Daniel Straus in Temecula. "Pitbull", who put his title on the line for the first time after winning it with a unanimous decision over Pat Curran in September, wasn’t expecting to have that much trouble against Straus in the stand-up game, but welcomes the adversity. "He nullified my game on the feet," Freire said through his team. "His distance was better tha read news >>

  • a month ago
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After beating Pat Curran and capturing the Bellator MMA featherweight belt in September, Patricio “Pitbull” Freire made his first title defense last Friday, as he choked out Daniel Straus in the main event of Bellator 132. read news >>

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In a bloody main event, a mistake by Daniel Straus cost him a chance to reclaim the featherweight title he once held. Check out the Bellator 132 video highlights inside.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

  • a month ago
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Fight highlights from the Bellator 132 main event featherweight title tilt between champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire and challenger Daniel Straus. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Patricio Freire and Daniel Straus were the main attractions of Bellator 132, and they also went home with the largest paychecks. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Patricio "Pitbull" Freire defended his featherweight belt at Bellator 132, while Georgi Karakhanyan earned the next shot at it. read news >>

  • a month ago
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In a thrilling, foul-filled bout, Bellator featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire pulled out a submission victory in the waning seconds of the fourth round against Daniel Straus on Friday night. Straus was out-striking the champion through the entire fight and had knocked Freire down with a hard right hand earlier in the fourth round. A shot to the cup from Freire seemed to break Straus' rhythm. The challenger took an extended break and tried to get referee John McCarthy to take a poin read news >>

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