Juan Archuleta is ready to claim a Bellator title. On Saturday night at Bellator 246, Archuleta will face Patrick Mix for the vacant Bellator bantamweight championship in the main event.
The winner of this fight is expected to fight Sergio Pettis in their first title defense.
Prior to his title fight, Archuleta spoke with MyMMANews and other media outlets during today’s media day session for Bellator 245 and Bellator 246. You can see his full press conference in the video above.
Updated Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix Main Card:
Paramount Network and DAZN – Saturday, Sept. 12 – 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CTBantamweight World Title Bout: Juan Archuleta (24-2) vs. Patchy Mix (13-0)
Welterweight Co-Main Event: Jon Fitch (32-7-2, 1 NC) vs. Neiman Gracie (9-1)
Flyweight Feature Bout: Liz Carmouche (13-7) vs. DeAnna Bennett (10-6-1)
Lightweight Feature Bout: Derek Campos (20-10) vs. Keoni Diggs (8-0)
Updated Preliminary Card: (Bellator MMA’s YouTube Channel)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Pat Casey (6-2) vs. Daniel Madrid (17-6)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Ty Gwerder (4-1) vs. George Tokkos (4-1)
Heavyweight Preliminary Bout: Davion Franklin (1-0) vs. Ras Hylton (6-4)