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Bellator 51 Preliminary Card, Complete with Four Additional Bouts

Written on September 14, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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Promotion's officials have finalized the Bellator 51 preliminary card with four new bouts.

Four new bouts have were added to 51’s , resulting for a total of six fights that will be streamed on

The event is scheduled to be held at the Canton Memorial Civic Center in Canton, Ohio on September 24. The night’s MTV2-televised main card, which is also expected to be featured on EPIX, headlines the opening round of the bantamweight tournament. The preliminary card, which highlights the bout between female MMA fighters and Casey Noland, will be co-promoted by Ohio’s largest MMA promotion — .

In their previous announcements, Bellator officials confirmed the bouts between Jessica Eye (3-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC) vs Casey Noland (3-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC) and featherweights (6-4 MMA, 0-1 BFC) vs (5-4 MMA, 0-0 BFC). Now, they had already finalized the event’s preliminary card with four new fights: John Hawk (5-3 MMA, 0-0 BFC) vs Allan Weickert (6-8 MMA, 0-0 BFC), Dan Spohn (5-0 MMA, 0-0 BFC) vs Dane Bonnigson (1-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC), Farkhad Sharipov (13-3 MMA, 1-0 BFC) vs TBA, and Clint Musser (0-0 MMA, 0-0 BFC) vs Joey Holt (2-0 MMA, 0-0 BFC).

The fight card now includes:

Alexis Vila vs. Joe Warren (bantamweight-tourney opening round)
Eduardo Dantas vs. Wilson Reis (bantamweight-tourney opening round)
Luiz Nogueira vs. Ed West (bantamweight-tourney opening round)
Chase Beebe vs. Marcos Galvao (bantamweight-tourney opening round)

Jessica Eye vs. Casey Noland
Frank Caraballo vs. Dustin Kempf
John Hawk vs. Allan Weickert
Dane Bonnigson vs. Dan Spohn
Farkhad Sharipov vs. TBA

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