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Bellator 45

Bellator 45
  • Saturday 05.21.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: MTV 2
  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Ownership: Bellator Sport Worldwide LLC
  • Venue: L'Auberge du Lac Casino Resort
  • Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Sean Wheelock, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Michael C. Williams
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • TV Ratings: 264,000 average viewers
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 8
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Wikipedia | The UG | Promoter
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Referees

  • Myron Gaudet
    Jordan vs. Hill (8)
  • Jason Herzog
    M'Pumbu vs. Hale (7)Freire vs. Straus (6)Alvey vs. Amoussou (5)

Fight Predictions

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