UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Most moving three fights into his pro occupation, Jaylon Bates is beginning to name his photos already.
Bates (3-0 MMA, 3-0 BMMA) submitted Cody Matthews (1-2 MMA, 0-1 BMMA) with a second-spherical armbar on the prelims at Bellator 261 on Friday. Afterward, he said he’s the future of Bellator’s bantamweight division – and that he wants of enterprise to showcase his skill on the same card as twin champion Patricio Freire’s featherweight title defense in opposition to A.J. McKee subsequent month in California.
Bellator 261 took put aside Friday at Mohegan Solar Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The important thing card aired on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.
Investigate cross-test the corpulent publish-fight interview with Bates within the video above.