Sport Patricio Freire had the perfect response to Snoop Dogg picking A.J. McKee at Bellator 263
Video: Patricio 'Pitbull' predicts a second-round submission victory over A.J. McKee at Bellator 263
INGLEWOOD, Calif. – is very confident the judges won't be involved in the outcome of Bellator 263's main event when he faces A.J. McKee. "Pitbull" believes he will not only win the finals of the featherweight grand prix and retain his Bellator title, but do it in style…“Pitbull” believes he will not only win the finals of the featherweight grand prix and retain his Bellator title, but do it in style by submitting McKee in the second round.
Snoop Dogg picking A.J. McKee to dethrone featherweight champion Patricio Freire at Bellator 263 should come as no surprise. It’s not like Snoop was going to pick against a fellow Los Angeles native ahead of the biggest fight of his life.
Snoop announced his pick in a Twitter video on Wednesday. Then on Thursday, “Pitbull” clapped back with a tremendous burn ():
Hey— Patricio Pitbull (@PatricioPitbull) , I got a message for you.
“Hey, Snoop Dogg, I hope you know I’m not Pitbull the rapper. I’m Pitbull the GOAT. Maybe you should fight someone in the cage. If you land a strike, it’ll be your first hit in 50 years, motherf*cker.”
Bellator 263 -- Patricio Pitbull vs. AJ McKee: Fight card, date, odds, location, start time, complete guide
A massive fight for the bantamweight championship goes down from CaliforniaPitbull, who also holds the lightweight title, battled his way to the tournament finals with wins over Juan Archuleta, Pedro Carvalho and Emmanuel Sanchez. McKee finished all three of his previous tournament fights, beating Georgi Karakhanyan, Derek Campos and Darrion Caldwell.
Legit hilarious and a brilliant response from “Pitbull.”
Bellator 263 takes place Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The main card airs on Showtime following prelims streamed on MMA Junkie.
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Alexander Volkanovski downplays A.J. McKee's best featherweight claim: UFC is a 'different ball game' .
UFC featherweight champion lauds but would like to remind him that there are levels to MMA. McKee (18-0 MMA, 18-0 BMMA) won the Bellator featherweight grand prix by dethroning arguably the promotion's greatest fighter in Patricio Freire at Bellator 263, and he's…McKee (18-0 MMA, 18-0 BMMA) won the Bellator featherweight grand prix by dethroning arguably the promotion’s greatest fighter in Patricio Freire at Bellator 263, and he’s confident he can beat any 145 pounder in the world.