The Bellator Bw champion Darrion Caldwell entered this fight with a pro mma record of 12-1-0 (50% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is TJ Dillashaw). He suffered his only loss when he faced Joe Taimanglo in 2016 (Caldwell vs Taimanglo I) but then he took revenge on him (Taimanglo vs Caldwell II) and defeated Eduardo Dantas (Eduardo Dantas vs Darrion Caldwell) and Leandro Higo (Darrion Caldwell vs Leandro Higo).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and judo Noad Lahat, has a record of 12-3-0 (67% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.97 featherweight. He fought three times last year beating Lloyd Carter and Jeremiah Labiano but between these two fights he lost to Henry Corrales. Caldwell vs Lahat is the main event of Bellator 204. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Bellator 204: Caldwell vs Lahat
Where: Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Caldwell’s previous fight: Darrion Caldwell vs Leandro Higo
Caldwell’s next fight: Darrion Caldwell vs Kyoji Horiguchi
Caldwell vs Lahat full fight video:
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Official video (USA)