Ajax loader

Completed Event

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

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

Tapology members can make predictions for all MMA fights, from the biggest UFC's to remote regional cards. Bellator 43 is closed for new predictions. 264 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: Bellator 43 Leaderboard

Bellator 43 Wiki

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

  • MMA Weekly : Tim Elliott Wants to Move Up to 135-pounds (TUF 24 Finale)
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Tony Ferguson open to dropping down and fighting Jose Aldo at featherweight
  • MMAFighting.com : Monday Morning Analyst: How Demetrious Johnson defeated Tim Elliott
  • MMA Weekly : Conor McGregor Reportedly to Appear on ‘Game of Thrones’
  • MMA Weekly : Henry Cejudo May Have Broken Hand in Joseph Benavidez Fight
  • MMA Weekly : Wanderlei Silva Withdraws from Rizin Fight, but Still Battling Mirko Cro Cop
  • MMA Weekly : Relive Max Holloway’s Win Over Ricardo Lamas (UFC 206 Free Fight)
  • MMAFighting.com : Jose Aldo’s kickboxing trainer scores vicious flying knee KO in Brazil
  • MMA Weekly : Henry Cejudo on ‘Accidental Kicks to the Nuts’ (TUF 24 Finale)
  • MMAFighting.com : Dominick Cruz says 'punch-drunk' Cody Garbrandt got title shot thanks to 'Alpha Fail game'
  • MMA Weekly : Who Really Won Joseph Benavidez vs. Henry Cejudo? Check Out the Scorecard
  • MMAFighting.com : Bjorn Rebney responds to criticism of his MMA Athletes Association affiliation
  • MMA Weekly : Donald Cerrone Gets Skunked in Cabo Ahead of UFC 206 (video)
  • MMAFighting.com : Demetrious Johnson fears he may have ‘small tear’ in LCL, to have MRI in coming days
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 206 Countdown: Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis
  • MMA Weekly : TUF 24 Finale Fighter Salaries: Demetrious Johnson Nearing Half-a-Million Mark
  • MMA Weekly : Demetrious Johnson Reveals TUF 24 Finale Knee Injury
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 206 Embedded, Episode 1: 'How's my eye look?'
  • MMA Weekly : UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov Fight Card
  • MMAFighting.com : TUF 24 Finale salaries: UFC champion Demetrious Johnson cashes $350,000 payday