BURBANK, Calif. – After his win at Bellator 222, Juan Archuleta made it known who he wanted to face next. From his time on the microphone in the cage to …read more
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
BURBANK, Calif. — Bellator featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” previews his upcoming title defense against Juan Archuleta, discusses his long-standing rivalry with A.J. McKee, the Featherweight …read more
BURBANK, Calif. – A.J. McKee has been chirping at Bellator dual champion Patricio Freire for a while now.
So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that, when the mercurial “Pitbull” nearly …read more
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
BURBANK, Calif. — At Bellator media day, Juan Archuleta discusses his trouble in fighting Kyoji Horiguchi, why he called out Patricio Pitbull, his suit, and …read more
BURBANK, Calif. – Several pairings from the upcoming Bellator featherweight grand prix came together at a media day to promote the event, including current divisional champion Patricio Freire and challenger …read more
Featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire will put his belt on the line against Juan Archuleta in the first round of Bellator’s 16-fighter grand prix tournament. …read more
The first two fights for Bellator 228 on Sept. 28 from The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. have been announced including the opening bout in the upcoming Bellator featherweight grand prix.
Reigning …read more
The first bout of Bellator MMA’s featherweight grand prix is set, as Patricio Freire will defend his 145-pound title against Juan Archuleta on Sept. 28. …read more
One fight is now set for the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix and it’s a doozy as “champ-champ” Patricio Freire and Juan Archuleta will collide. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reports that …read more
The 16-man Bellator featherweight tournament set to begin in September, and the first confirmed matchup features the division’s champion against a red-hot contender.
Reigning Bellator 145-pound titleholder Patricio Freire (29-4 MMA, …read more
Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with guests Juan Archuleta and Chris Leben.
Archuleta talked about his big win over Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 222 and how a …read more
MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with special guests Juan Archuleta and Chris Leben.
Archuleta is one of the sport’s hottest bantamweights, regardless of …read more
Eduardo Dantas will be sidelined 90 days following his second-round knockout loss to Juan Archuleta at Bellator 222. …read more
Juan Archuleta might have punched his way to a Bellator title shot.
“The Spaniard” landed a powerful right hand square on Eduardo Dantas’s chin in the closing seconds of their featherweight …read more
Surging featherweight contender Juan Archuleta continued his dominance earlier tonight (Fri., June 14, 2019) at Bellator 222 live on DAZN from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, when …read more
A vicious right hand ended Eduardo Dantas’ night early at Bellator 222. On the main card of Bellator 222, Juan Archuleta extended his winning streak to 18 with a tremendous …read more
NEW YORK – Juan Archuleta made an emphatic claim toward a title shot with a brutal one-punch, walk-off knockout of Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 222.
Archuleta (23-1 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) extended …read more
Bellator featherweight contender Juan Archuleta, who trains with T.J. Dillashaw, said the ex-UFC bantamweight champion’s drug failure was heartbreaking — but “not the end of the world.” Juan Archuleta said …read more
For his first fight of 2019, featherweight Juan Archuleta found himself with more difficult opposition than that for which he had planned when face Ricky Bandejas at Bellator 214 this …read more
if he gets past Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 222 on Saturday, Juan Archuleta would certainly be close to a title shot. But the question is, what weight class would it …read more
Fast-rising Bellator featherweight Juan Archuleta probably didn’t head to New York this week thinking he was going to have the easiest fight.
Archuleta (22-1 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) will meet former bantamweight …read more
When former bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas returns to the Bellator cage, it won’t be in the division he once ruled.
Dantas will compete at featherweight when he meets Juan Archuleta on …read more
Former bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas will try his hand at 145 pounds when he faces Juan Archuleta at Bellator 222. …read more
Eduardo Dantas will switch things up for his return to the Bellator cage.
The former Bellator bantamweight champion has decided to move up to 145 pounds and take on Juan Archuleta …read more