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Bellator 178: Straus vs. Pitbull 4

Bellator 178
  • Friday 04.21.2017 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Spike TV | Prelims: Spike.com
  • Promotion: Bellator MMA
  • Ownership: Bellator Sport Worldwide, LLC
  • Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena
  • Location: Uncasville, Connecticut, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Sean Grande, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Michael C. Williams
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • TV Ratings: 674,000 avg. viewers
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 14
  • Event Pages: Sherdog | Promoter

Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Referees

  • Dan Miragliotta
    Kelleher vs. Shainis (14)Carvalho vs. Perrin (13)Straus vs. Freire IV (11)
  • Kevin MacDonald
    Lachinov vs. Watford (12)Macfarlane vs. Middleton (10)Young vs. Caron (4)Ruth vs. Mundell (3)
  • John McCarthy
    Awad vs. Quinn (9)Lopez vs. Cardarelli (7)Tugman vs. English (5)Manley vs. Foster (1)
  • Todd Anderson
    Mazzotta vs. McKee Jr. (8)Alley vs. Xhema (6)Fortune vs. Busick (2)

Fight Predictions

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