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Bellator 255 fight card

Patricio "Pitbull" Freire celebrates his win over Michael

Patricio "Pitbull" Freire celebrates his win over Michael Chandler for the lightweight title at Bellator 221 on May 11, 2019, at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Credit: Bellator MMA/Lucas Noonan

Event: Bellator 255

Date: Friday, April 2, 2021

Location: Uncasville, Connecticut

Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena

Where to watch: Showtime, Bellator's YouTube channel.

(It also will stream for free for non-Showtime subscribers on Pluto TV, Hulu, YouTube and FuboTV, in addition to participating TV providers Armstrong, Buckeye, Liberty, Optimum and Suddenlink.)

Bellator 255 main card, 9 p.m. ET on Showtime

Featherweight World Title/WGP Semifinal: Champion Patricio Pitbull (31-4) vs. Emmanuel Sanchez (20-4)

Welterweight: Neiman Gracie (10-1) vs. Jason Jackson (13-4)

Heavyweight: Tyrell Fortune (9-1, 1 NC) vs. Jack May (11-7, 1 NC)

Lightweight: Usman Nurmagomedov (11-0) vs. Mike Hamel (7-4)

Flyweight: Alejandra Lara (9-3) vs. Kana Watanabe (9-0-1)

Bellator 255 prelims, 6 p.m. on Youtube.com/BellatorMMA

Bantamweight: Magomed Magomedov (17-1) vs. Cee Jay Hamilton (15-7)

Welterweight: Mukhamed Berkhamov (14-1) vs. Herman Terrado (15-5-1)

Lightweight: Mandel Nallo (7-1, 1 NC) vs. Ricardo Seixas (9-2)

Middleweight: Fabio Aguiar (17-1) vs. Khalid Murtazaliev (14-2)

160-pound catchweight: Roger Huerta (24-12-1, 1 NC) vs. Chris Gonzalez (5-0)

Light Heavyweight: Jose Augusto (6-2, 1 NC) vs. Jonathan Wilson (9-3)

Welterweight: Roman Faraldo (4-0) vs. Trevor Gudde (2-1)

Middleweight: Jordan Newman (2-0) vs. Branko Busick (2-1, 1 NC)

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