Ajax loader

Completed Event

Bellator 53

Bellator 53
  • Saturday 10.08.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: MTV 2 | Prelims: Spike.com
  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Ownership: Bellator Sport Worldwide LLC
  • Venue: Buffalo Run Casino
  • Location: Miami, Oklahoma, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Michael C. Williams
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • TV Ratings: 103,000 average viewers
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 10
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG | Promoter
  • BFC: Facebook | Twitter | Wikipedia | Official Site

Fight Card

Referees

  • Jason Herzog
    Saunders vs. Santos (10)Santos vs. Burns (7)Cobb vs. Santana (5)Avera vs. Rickels (2)Nogueira vs. Laird (1)
  • Kevin Nix
    Lozano vs. Lima (9)Foster vs. Mann (8)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for all MMA fights, from the biggest UFC's to remote regional cards. Bellator 53 is closed for new predictions. 292 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: Bellator 53 Leaderboard

Bellator 53 Wiki

Edit Tapology wikis about fighters, bouts, events and more. Help build MMA knowledge online: Update Wiki

  • MMA Weekly : UFC Light Heavyweight James Te Huna Announces His Retirement from Fighting
  • MMAFighting.com : Special Wednesday edition of The MMA Hour live with Nate Diaz
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Michael Bisping
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Chael Sonnen
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Cody Garbrandt
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Michael Chiesa
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Robert Whiteford
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour - 330 - Tyron Woodley
  • MMAFighting.com : Cody Garbandt says fighting 'cab drivers' gave Thomas Almeida a 'padded record'
  • MMA Weekly : FS1 Talk Show Host’s Intel Says Mayweather vs. McGregor is Going to Happen
  • MMAFighting.com : Erik Perez vs. Francisco Rivera added to UFC 201
  • MMAFighting.com : ‘Jacare’ responds to Michael Bisping’s criticism: I beat up the guy that knocked you out
  • MMAFighting.com : ‘Jacare’ Souza responds to Michael Bisping’s criticism: I beat up the guy that knocked you out
  • MMA Weekly : BJ Penn Reacts to Suspension: ‘At no time in my career in martial arts have I ever doped’
  • MMAFighting.com : Rousimar Palhares complains about illegal strikes in quick knockout loss
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 199 Free Fight: Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva’s Controversial Bout
  • MMAFighting.com : Chael Sonnen says he saved ‘TUF Brazil 3' by showing Wanderlei Silva his bank account
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Colin Cowherd says the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight is happening this fall
  • MMA Weekly : B.J. Penn Removed from UFC 199 for Potential Anti-Doping Violation
  • MMAFighting.com : B.J. Penn flagged by USADA for IV use, pulled from UFC 199 bout against Cole Miller