Patricky Freire Will Be Prepared To Step In For Brent Primus Or Michael Chandler At Bellator 212 • MMA News
Patricky Freire has etched himself in Bellator MMA’s historical past books. The 32-year-old set a brand new file for many knockouts in Bellator MMA historical past along with his second-round win over Roger Huerta at Bellator 205. He’s additionally now tied with former Bellator light-weight champion Michael Chandler for many wins at 155 kilos (13).
Now on a sizzling streak, Preire has his sights set on the Bellator light-weight title. Nonetheless, that belt might be contested for at Bellator 212 in Hawaii. Brent Primus, who hasn’t competed since June of final yr when he gained the title, will rematch Michael Chandler. Chandler was pressured to cease combating towards Primus attributable to a leg damage. The combat was waved off and Primus was awarded the victory and the light-weight title.
Chandler has remained extra lively, with back-to-back wins heading into his rematch with Primus. Freire tells MMA Combating he’s “ready to fight anyone” on the identical December 14th card as Primus and Chandler. He’ll even step in for one among them in the event that they develop into injured:
”There are many nice names within the division,” Freire mentioned. “Bellator has signed some European talents, some UFC veterans, guys from (Conor) McGregor’s team. There’s Goiti (Yamauchi) as well, we were scheduled to fight but it fell through. There’s also Brandon Girtz. They have a lot of options to choose for my next fight.”
Who’re you selecting between Primus and Chandler at Bellator 212?