Friday November 6, 2015– Bellator 145: Vengeance will feature two title fights, the event will take place at St. Louis’ Scottrade Center. U.S. The main card of Bellator 145: Vengeance airs live on Spike at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary bouts will stream on FightBookMMA.com at 6 p.m. CT.
In the main event, Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (24-2) and former champion Daniel Straus (23-6, 1 NC) Former lightweight champion “Iron” Michael Chandler (13-3) meets David “The Caveman” Rickels (16-3, 1 NC) in a rematch that takes place during the main card of “Bellator 145: Vengeance.”
Also on the card, Will “Ill Will” Brooks (16-1) will look to defend his 155-pound belt against submission specialist Marcin Held (21-3). Lightweight Michael Chandler (13-3) and heavyweight Bobby “The Dominator” Lashley (13-2) will also be competing inside the Bellator MMA cage.
After the Bellator 145 weigh-ins, our friends Dustin Hill and MMA Fighter J.P Gillespie met up with David “The Caveman” Rickels. JP Gillespie has cerebral palsy that limits his hand use and is unable to speak. But that didn’t stop JP to compete in the cage at Prime FS V: Breakout.
David Rickels calls out Michael Chandler challenging Chandler to donate to Fighting For Autism. Check out the video below.
UPDATE 11/06/2015: Mike Chandler accepts challenge from David Rickles to donat to Fight for Autism:
Challenge to @thecaveman316 ! I donated to @fightforautism now I challenge you to help out my friends at @friends_of_kids which helps children and their families deal with the burden of cancer here in the #stlouis area or your cute little T-Rex gets it! Www.friendsofkids.com @bellatormma @monsterenergy @toyotaescondido