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Bellator 44

Bellator 44
  • Saturday 05.14.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: MTV 2
  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Ownership: Bellator Sport Worldwide LLC
  • Venue: Caesars Atlantic City
  • Location: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Michael C. Williams
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate):
  • TV Ratings: 325,000 average viewers
  • Number of Bouts: 7
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Bellator 44 Fight Card

Bout   Info
Jamall Johnson   defeats   Randy Smith   via Submission, Rear Naked Choke
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  4:16 Round 2 of 3, 9:16 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dominick Carolei
Michael Chandler   defeats   Patricky Freire   via Decision, Unanimous
Main Event | Tournament Finals | Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Keith Peterson
Hector Lombard   defeats   Falaniko Vitale   via KO/TKO, Punch
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
#49 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2011
  0:54 Round 3 of 3, 10:54 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Giedrius Karavackas   defeats   Sam Oropeza   via Submission, Pillow Armlock
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  3:59 Round 3 of 3, 13:59 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dan Miragliotta
Alexander Shlemenko   defeats   Brett Cooper   via Decision, Unanimous
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Keith Peterson
Jeff Lentz   defeats   Anthony Leone   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Jay Silva   defeats   Gemiyale Adkins   via Decision, Unanimous
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Bout Page
Referee: Dominick Carolei
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts   Info
Dan Hornbuckle   vs.   Lyman Good   Cancelled (Good Injury)
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Bryan Goldsby   vs.   Anthony Morrison   Cancelled (Morrison Missed Weight)
Main Card | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Azunna Anyanwu   vs.   Randy Smith   Cancelled
Preliminary Card | Heavyweight | 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page
Armin Mrkanovic   vs.   Jay Silva   Cancelled
Preliminary Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  3 x 5 Minute Rounds Bout Page

Tapology Community Predictions

Freire
69%
Chandler
31%
Lombard
98%
Vitale
2%
Karavackas
19%
Oropeza
81%
Cooper
7%
Shlemenko
93%
Leone
59%
Lentz
41%
Adkins
28%
Silva
72%
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