Tag: Aaron Pico

Bellator 214 in Tweets: Pros react to Bader vs. Emelianenko, Corrales stunning Pico, more

By Shaun Al-Shatti@shaunalshatti MMAfighting.com Ryan Bader made history Saturday night at Bellator 214. With a thunderous 35-second knockout of MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko, Bader not only took top honors in Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix and captured the promotion’s vacant heavyweight title, he also became the first-ever simultaneous two-division champion in Bellator history — and […]

Aaron Pico’s message to Patricio ‘Pitbull’: The time to fight me is now

By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi MMAfighting.com Aaron Pico is a nice guy. So accommodating that he’s trying to look out for the best interests of Patricio Freire. Or something like that. Pico, the biggest prospect in the history of mixed martial arts, will fight Henry Corrales in the co-main event of Bellator 214 on Saturday night in Inglewood, Calif. […]

Henry Corrales will be ‘disappointed’ if he can’t finish Aaron Pico

By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee MMAfighting.com Henry Corrales has finished 12 of his 19 opponents. Aaron Pico has never been out of the first round. When the two face off in the featherweight co-main event of Bellator 214 on Saturday, you get the sense that someone is hitting the canvas and staying there. Both fighters are on […]

Aaron Pico vs. Henry Corrales booked for Jan. 26 Bellator show

  By Alexander K. Lee@AlexanderKLee Aaron Pico (pictured) fights Henry Corrales at a Jan. 26 Bellator event in Inglewood, Calif. Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Two of Bellator’s hottest featherweights will face off at the The Forum in early 2019. MMA Fighting confirmed with officials that 22-year-old phenom Aaron Pico will take on Henry Corrales at a […]