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AJ McKee On Contract Status: We’ve Got To Sit Down And Talk Numbers

The sky is the limit for AJ McKee after becoming the new Bellator featherweight champion, as he looks to value himself as the 145-pound king. AJ McKee made history at Bellator 263 when he dethroned the long-time champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire via first-round standing guillotine choke to claim the featherweight...

Patricio Pitbull Stands Firm That McKee Did Not Finish Him At Bellator 263

Bellator Lightweight Champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire has doubled down on his claim that AJ McKee didn't finish him at Bellator 263. In the headlining fight of the event, which went down on July 31, Pitbull, a former two-division champion, looked to defend his 145-pound gold in the final of the...

AJ McKee Wants To Share The Ring With Floyd Mayweather

AJ McKee is shooting for the stars after the biggest win of his pro MMA career. In the main event of Bellator 263, McKee took on Patricio Freire in the finals of the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix. McKee dropped "Pitbull" with some punches after rocking him with a head...

Dana White Open To Negotiating With A.J. McKee; “Owes Him Lunch”

Dana White has the door open for Bellator star AJ McKee to negotiate with the UFC. McKee made history Saturday night as he dethroned Bellator's long-time featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire via first-round standing guillotine choke to claim the title at Bellator 263. The event took place at The Forum in Inglewood,...

Patricio ‘Pitbull’s’ Coach Suggests Rematch With AJ McKee In Brazil

Patricio Freire lost the Bellator Featherweight Title in the first round to AJ McKee but his team is already asking for a rematch in Brazil. Freire put the 145-pound gold on the line this past Saturday night (July 31). The title fight headlined Bellator 263. It also served as the...

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reaction To Saturday’s MMA Doubleheader

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories Here are some of the raw reactions from the MMA community about the biggest stories around the sport. Bellator 263 Results, Sights, & Sounds: The A.J. McKee Era Begins Bellator 263 saw the crowning of a new featherweight champion when 26-year-old...

Bellator 263: Pitbull vs. McKee Takes Place Live Tonight On Showtime

Bellator 263 is for all the featherweight marbles as the World Grand Prix that was slowed by the global pandemic in 2020, finally reaches the fight that MMA fans have been looking forward to. Current Lightweight and Featherweight Champ, Patricio “Pitbull” Freire puts his featherweight title on the line...

The Pulse of MMA: Fans Brace For Dual Cards In Saturday Night Wars

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories Here are some of the raw reactions from the MMA community about the biggest stories around the sport. Fans Prepare For Patricio Pitbull vs. A.J. McKee At Bellator 263 Tomorrow night will mark the conclusion Bellator's featherweight grand prix when...

Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Eyes Submission Win Over McKee, Predicts Paul-Woodley

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire thinks he will submit AJ McKee. This Saturday night (July 31), Bellator 263 will emanate from The Forum in Inglewood, California. In the main event, Freire will put his 145-pound gold on the line against McKee. This will also serve as the finals of...

Patricio ‘Pitbull’ & AJ McKee Separated After Heated Press Conference

Patricio "Pitbull" Freire and AJ McKee got testy during the final pre-fight press conference for Bellator 263. McKee will be challenging Freire for the Bellator Featherweight Championship. This bout will also be the final match in the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix. The action takes place this Saturday night (July...

AJ McKee Calls Out Brian Ortega In Fight To Determine The King of LA

AJ McKee has a big fight ahead of him, but that won't keep him from dreaming about another matchup, one with Brian Ortega. The undefeated 26-year-old AJ McKee is right where he needs to be. He is soaring in the Bellator featherweight division and is now slated for his...

AJ McKee Hopes For Crossover Bouts To Determine True P4P King

AJ McKee is intrigued at the thought of mixing it up with the best fighters from different promotions. McKee is due for the biggest bout of his pro MMA career. Mckee will challenge Patricio "Pitbull" Freire for the Bellator Featherweight Title. This will also serve as the final bout in...

Scott Coker Confident AJ McKee Is On His Way To Becoming A ‘Megastar’

Scott Coker believes AJ McKee can be one of the biggest stars in MMA. The undefeated featherweight contender, is set to face the winner of Patricio Pitbull vs. Emmanuel Sanchez for the featherweight title. The fight will also be the finals of the featherweight grand prix and if McKee wins,...
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Bellator 187 Main Event Change: Gallagher Out, McKee In

Rivals James Gallagher and A.J. McKee were expected to be in action at Bellator 187 next month in separate fights. Now, McKee will take over as the main event after an injury knocked Gallagher out. MMA Fighting is reporting that Gallagher suffered a knee injury in training and it will be...
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Bellator 182: Featherweights A.J. McKee, Blair Tugman to Face Off

Bellator announced a featherweight bout for Bellator 182, as unbeaten A.J. McKee takes on Blair Tugman. https://twitter.com/BellatorMMA/status/887043567369109506 McKee (8-0) has spent his entire professional MMA career in Bellator. He is coming off a head-kick knockout of Dominic Mazzotta at Bellator 178 this past April. Tugman, meanwhile, is 10-6 overall but has...