One battle is now set for the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix and it’s a doozy as “champ-champ” Patricio Freire and Juan Archuleta will clash.
ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reports that Freire vs. Archuleta will become part of the 145- pound competition on Sept.28 The bout will be held inside The Forum in Inglewood, California. The Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix will include 16 individuals.
When he beat Michael Chandler back in May to catch the light-weight gold,
Freire ended up being a Bellator “champ-champ”. “Pitbull” was currently the featherweight kingpin. He’s held the 145- pound title given that April 2017 and remains in his 2nd reign.
Archuleta has actually been on an 18- battle tear. In his last getaway, Archuleta knocked Eduardo Dantas out cold with an overhand right at Bellator 222 inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. Archuleta hasn’t suffered a defeat given that March 2015.
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