LONDON – Leah McCourt went quarter-hour with Jessica Borga within the Bellator 267 co-main occasion, but got here out comparatively unscathed.
“I was happy I was able to bring out my striking and my standup, bring them out in the cage on the night,” McCourt instructed reporters together with MMA Junkie in a post-fight information convention. “I’ve always known what I can do. It was nice just to just believe in myself a bit more.”
McCourt (6-1 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) defeated Borga (3-4 MMA, 1-2 BMMA) by way of unanimous resolution to increase her profitable streak to 6. Given the momentum of victory and feeling wholesome, McCourt indicated she’ll be prepared the subsequent time Bellator comes calling – even when it’s in a couple of weeks.
“I just say ‘yes’ to whoever Jude (Samuel) or Mike (Kogan) text me,” McCourt stated. “I’ll agree. I don’t care, simply so long as I get a struggle. Hopefully, it’ll be in Dublin in 4 weeks. … Yeah, I’m not damage. There’s a little bit of sore left however I can positively struggle in 4 weeks in Dublin.
The occasion McCourt referenced, Bellator 270, takes place Nov. 5 at 3Arena in Dublin. The promotion’s first present in Ireland since Bellator 240 in February 2020 is headlined by bantamweights Patchy Mix and James Gallagher.
Bellator 267 happened Friday at SSE Arena. The essential card aired on Showtime after prelims on MMA Junkie.
Check out Leah McCourt’s full Bellator 267 post-fight information convention within the video above.