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"Pitbull"

13-6-0

Patricky Freire

Patricky "Pitbull" Freire
  • Name: Patricky Freire
  • Professional MMA Record: 13-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Pitbull
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 29 | Date of Birth: 1986.01.21
  • Last Fight: September 26, 2014 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 155.6 lbs
  • Affiliation: Kioto
  • Height: 5'8" (173cm) | Reach: 71.0" (180cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Brazil
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Half of the well known "Pitbull Brothers", Patricky has made a name for himself in the Bellator Fighting Championships organization. He trains with Team Nogueira along with many well known fighters. His style is ultra-aggressive which often overwhelms his opponents. Freire uses a combination of strong striking fueled by a lot of movement as well as excellent ground work utilizing his Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt. 

Patricky started his MMA career in 2005 fighting infrequently on the Brazilian circuit for 5 years. During that time, he compiled a 7-1 record with his only loss coming to future UFC and Dream competitor Willamy Freire. He entered Bellator's season 4 lightweight tournament in 2011. He dispatched his first two opponents by knockout including a devastating flying knee knockout of two time tournament finalist Toby Imada which has become one of Bellator's most famous knockouts. He eventually fell victim to undefeated, future champion Michael Chandler. Chandlers impressive wrestling skills allowed him to control the entire fight and beat Patricky by decision. He next entered the season 6 tournament but was eliminated in the first round by Lloyd Woodard with an impressive kimura. 


He is set to take on Eddie Alvarez at Bellator 76. 

Last updated 10.07.2012, 11:46 PM ET
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Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Marcin Held
13-5-0 19-3-0

Bellator 126: Shlemenko vs. Halsey
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 155 lbs

2014.09.26
Odds: +110 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 155.6 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
Cancelled Bout Marcin Held Bellator 120 2014.05.17
Reason: Freire Hand Injury
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:52 Round 2 of 3, 5:52 Total

Derek Campos
12-5-0 14-3-0

Bellator 117: Lima vs. Hawn
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 155 lbs

2014.04.18
Odds: -135 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.7 lbs | Referee: Rob Hinds
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:54 Round 2 of 3, 5:54 Total

David Rickels
11-5-0 15-2-0

Bellator 113: Vegh vs. Newton 2
Co-Main Event | Tournament Quarterfinal | 155 lbs

2014.03.21
Odds: +165 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 156.1 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
#42 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2014
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

James Edson Berto
10-5-0 17-10-1

Bellator 107: Kongo vs. Graham
Preliminary Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.11.08
Odds: -500 (Heavy Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.9 lbs | Referee: Jason Herzog
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Derek Anderson
10-4-0 9-0-0

Bellator 98: Schlemenko vs. Cooper
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2013.09.07
Odds: -400 (Heavy Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Cancelled Bout Guillaume DeLorenzi Bellator 87 2013.01.31
Reason: Freire Knee Injury
Loss | KO/TKO | Kick
4:54 Round 1 of 3

Eddie Alvarez
10-3-0 23-3-0

Bellator 76
Main Event | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2012.10.12
Odds: +205 (Moderate Underdog) | Weigh-In: 155.8 lbs | Referee: John McCarthy
#46 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2012
Loss | Submission | Shoulder
1:46 Round 2 of 3, 6:46 Total

Lloyd Woodard
10-2-0 11-1-0

Bellator 62
Main Event | Tournament Quarterfinal | 155 lbs

2012.03.23
Odds: -205 (Moderate Favorite) Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 155.6 lbs | Referee: Jacob Montalvo
#40 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2012
#19 Best MMA Submission of the Year 2012
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:50 Round 1 of 3

Kurt Pellegrino
9-2-0 16-6-0

Bellator 59
Main Card | Lightweight | 155 lbs

2011.11.26
Odds: -145 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Kevin McDonald
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Michael Chandler
9-1-0 7-0-0

Bellator 44
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 155 lbs

2011.05.14
Odds: -120 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 155.0 lbs | Referee: Keith Peterson
Win | KO/TKO
2:53 Round 1 of 3

Toby Imada
8-1-0 29-15-0

Bellator 39
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 155 lbs

2011.04.02
Odds: -150 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 154.75 lbs | Referee: Kevin MacDonald
#21 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2011
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:11 Round 3 of 3, 13:11 Total

Rob McCullough
7-1-0 19-6-0

Bellator 36
Main Event | Tournament Quarterfinal | 155 lbs

2011.03.12
Odds: -105 (Near Even) | Weigh-In: 155.2 lbs | Referee: Gary Copeland
#42 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2011
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Yure Machado

Parana Regional

2010.07.17
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes

Marlon Medeiros

Sao Paulo Regional

2010.05.20
Win | Submission | Choke

Ermesson Queiroz

Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2010.04.08
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Willamy Freire

Ceara Regional

2007.09.27
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Maykon Costa

Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2007.07.05
Win | KO/TKO | Kicks

João Paulo Rodrigues

Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2006.11.09
Win | KO/TKO

Gleidson Alves Martins

Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2005.11.22
Win | KO/TKO | Kicks

Arquimedes Vieira

Rio Grande do Norte Regional

2005.09.08

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