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Patricky Pitbull full Bellator 249 media day press conference

Patricky “Pitbull” Freire is back with Bellator.

On Thursday night at Bellator 249, Pitbull will fight in the co-main event against Jaleel Willis. The fight will be Pitbull’s first fight in Bellator since February 2019 as he fought in Rizin Lightweight Grand Prix where he lost in the finals.

On Tuesday, Pitbull spoke to MyMMANews and other media outlets at Bellator 249 virtual media day to discuss his fight on Thursday night.

You can see his full media day press conference in the video above.

The full Bellator 249 fight card is listed below:

Main Card
CBS Sports Network / DAZN
10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT 
 
Women’s Featherweight World Title Bout: Cris “Cyborg” (22-2) vs. Arlene Blencowe (13-7)
Lightweight Co-Main Event: Patricky “Pitbull” (23-9) vs. Jaleel Willis (13-2)
Bantamweight Feature Bout: Ricky Bandejas (13-4) vs. Leandro Higo (19-5)
Lightweight Feature Bout: Saad Awad (23-13) vs. Mandel Nallo (7-1)
 
Updated Preliminary Card:
Bellator MMA’s YouTube Channel / DAZN
7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT
 
Middleweight Bout: Curtis Millender (18-6) vs. Joe Schilling (4-6)
Heavyweight Bout: Steve Mowry (7-0) vs. Shawn Teed (6-2-1)
Middleweight Bout: Andrew Kapel (15-7) vs. Joseph Creer (7-1-1)
Welterweight Bout: Kyle Crutchmer (6-0) vs. Kemran Lachinov (9-2)
Light Heavyweight Bout: Christian Edwards (3-0) vs. Hamza Salim (5-3)
140-Pound Contract Weight Bout: Mike Kimbel (3-2) vs. Da’mon Blackshear (7-3)
Welterweight Bout: Aviv Gozali (4-0) vs. Logan Neal (1-0)
Welterweight Bout: Albert Gonzales (1-2) vs. Kastroit Xhema (3-4, 1 NC)

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