Patricky Pitbull vs. David Rickels

7:12

Tournament veterans Patricky Pitbull and David Rickels face off in this lightweight opening round matchup.

>> AND PATRICKY PITBULL CAME IN,

LIKE A WRECKING MACHINE.

SEE THAT KIND OF FIGHTER AGAIN.

>> THE BRAZILIAN PITBULL IN

WHITE TRUNKS, DAVID RICKELS IS

IN THE GREEN TRUNKS.

>> CAN THEY HESITATE TO PULL THE

TRIGGER ON THIS FIGHT.

>> RICKELS, BACKS OFF.

THREE SECONDS.

NICE RIGHT HAND.

AND HE GETS THROUGH.

>> ANGLED SO FAR FROM RICKELS.

>> EXPLODING THREE POINTS, AND

NOTHING LANDING.

>> INSIDE.

MORE AGGRESSIVE.

A GREAT COUNT PUNCH.

THEY DIDN'T HANG UM COMING IN.

AND THE FIGHT HAN'T GONE WELL.

THE OTHER GUY SETS THE TEMPO.

>> OUTSIDE KICK FROM DAVID

RICKELS.

>> AND THE PUNCHES.

>> TRUE TO THEIR WORDS, JIMMY.

WORKING TO THE INSIDE

AGGRESSIVELY.

>> CLOSE TO THE BODY.

AND PITBULL HAS TO DO MORE.

USE THE LEAD HAND.

JOUST JUST TO THE RIGHT.

AND THE JAB AND THE HOOK.

>> PUSH KICK FROM RICKELS.

>> VERY GOOD, WITH THE SKATE.

IN THE RANGE.

>> AND EXPLODE ON THE INSIDE.

COUNTER STRIKES THERE.

>> AND HE --

>> AND THE UPPERCUT.

>> PITBULL TRYING TO FIND HIS

RANGE FROM THE OUTSIDE.

AND THE RIGHT UPPERCUT, LANDING

ON PITBULL, FROM RICKELS.

>> 1:40 REMAINING, ROUND NUMBER

ONE.

>> IN FAVOR OF RICKELS.

BIGGER, STRONGER FIGHTER.

AND A LITTLE MORE CONFIDENCE IN

HIS WRESTLING.

>> AND CYCLOP

TO THE BODY.

NICE, DIRTY BOXING.

>> FOR A LEVEL CHANGE, RIGHT

BACK UP ON TOP.

>> AND RICKELS CHANGING IT UP,

AND CLINCHING, GOING BACK IN AND

DROPPING IT AND KEEPING IT IN

AND GUESSING.

AND RIGHT NOW, THAT IS RICKELS.

>> AND HEAD KICK CAN'T GET

THROUGH.

AND SHAKES HIS HEAD NO.

AND PIT BULL COMING FORTH IN THE

CENTER OF THE BELLATOR CAGE.

AND CHANTS OF CAVEMAN GOING

THROUGH THE KANSAS STAR CASINO.

INSIDE TRIP.

>> PIT BULL.

20 SECONDS LEFT.

NOT A TON OF TIME.

>> AND ELBOWING THE SHOULDER, TO

THE OPEN GUARD.

ALWAYS SHOWED A WILLINGNESS TO

THROW THERE THE BOTTOM AND THERE

IS THE EAR FLAP WITH THE RIGHT

HAND.

FINAL SECONDS ROUND NUMBER ONE.