Bellator 45, which will be telecast on Saturday at 9 p.m. ET on MTV2, features a light heavyweight world championship bout between Christian M’Pumbu and Richard Hale, who both easily made weight.
The Bellator Season 4 Featherweight Tournament final between Patricio “Pitbull” Freire and Daniel Straus also takes place on the fight card.
Main Bouts (On MTV2):
-Christian M’Pumbu (199.4 lbs.) vs. Richard Hale (204.4 lbs.)
-Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (145.8 lbs.) vs. Daniel Straus (145 lbs.)
-Sam Alvey (184.6 lbs.) vs. Karl Amoussou (185 lbs.)
Preliminary Bouts (Non-Televised):
-John Hill (254.8 lbs.) vs. Shawn Jordan (255.2 lbs.)
-Nicolae Cury (171 lbs.) vs. Luis “Sapo” Santos (171 lbs.)
-Tim Ruberg (185.4 lbs.) vs. Mike Fleniken (185 lbs.)
-Rene Nazare (lbs.) vs. Kalvin Hackney (lbs.)*
-Joseph Abercrombie (139.8 lbs.) vs. Ben Parpart (139 lbs.)
*Rene Nazare and Kalvin Hackney will be weighed-in prior to Saturday’s event.