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Bellator 43

Bellator 43
  • Saturday 05.07.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: MTV 2
  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Ownership: Bellator Sport Worldwide LLC
  • Venue: First Council Casino
  • Location: Newkirk, Oklahoma, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Michael C. Williams
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • TV Ratings: 182,000 average viewers
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 6
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG | Promoter
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Referees

  • Jason Herzog
    Hieron vs. Hawn (7)Baker vs. Riggs (6)Beebe vs. Vega (4)
  • Kevin Nix
    Lucero vs. Sparks (3)Bouphanouvong vs. Rickels (2)Osborn vs. Schatz (1)

Fight Predictions

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