Bellator 85

January 18, 2013 UCI Bren Events Center, Irvine, California, United States

Pitbull finally gets his second shot at Curran

Patricio Freire will finally get the rematch that has eluded him, as he and Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran are scheduled to collide once again this summer.

'Pitbull' rips Bellator for Straus vs. Curran 3

Bellator opted to give Pat Curran another shot at the 145-pound title against Daniel Straus, and two-time tournament winner Patricio Freire is not a fan of the decision: "That whole ‘where the title shots are earned, not given’ is pure bulls--t."

Submission of the Year: Pettis armbars Henderson

In the most important bout of his career against a rival well-schooled in defense, Anthony Pettis managed to perfectly execute a deadly if low-percentage armbar from the guard to capture the UFC lightweight champion and earn Submission of the Year.

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