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Lucas Brennan wants another highlight reel for the resume at Bellator 282

Posted On: Aug 7, 2022   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

Lucas Brennan wants another highlight reel for the resume at Bellator 282

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Lucas Brennan 's win at Bellator 273 had the jiu-jitsu community buzzing.
In January, he finished Ben Lugo with an assassin choke at Bellator 273. If you haven't heard of many MMA finishes from that method, there's probably a good reason. Brennan's variation of it was one even some seasoned practitioners hadn't seen before.
And it started with a takedown Brennan said he wasn't thrilled with.
“The initial takedown could've been better, but what it turned into ended up being pretty cool,” Brennan told MMA Junkie at Wednesday's media day for Bellator 282. “So all things considered, it worked out. I was pretty happy with how it turned out. That was something I worked on for a long time and it'll probably be the last time you'll see it.”
Brennan takes on Johnny Soto on Friday at Bellator 282, and he's hoping for another highlight-reel finish to put on his resume - even if he acknowledges the assassin choke will be hard to do a second time.
But even...

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