Former Bellator champion Pat Curran has been forced to bow out of a planned fight with Justin Lawrence at Bellator 145.
In Curran’s place will be Emmanuel Sanchez, as the two featherweights meet on November 6 from St. Louis. The card features a pair of title fights on Spike TV.
Sanchez (11-2) has won three of four with the promotion, including a recent victory over Henry Corrales. Lawrence (8-2) is a former Resurrection Fighting Alliance champion who scored a win over Sean Wilson in his Bellator debut.
Below is the current lineup:
MAIN CARD (Spike TV/9 p.m. ET)
Bellator Featherweight Championship
Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (c) vs. Daniel Straus
Bellator Lightweight Championship
Will Brooks (c) vs. Marcin Held
Featherweight: Emmanuel Sanchez vs. Justin Lawrence
Lightweight: Michael Chandler vs. David Rickels
Heavyweight: Bobby Lashley vs. James Thompson
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike.com/7 p.m. ET)
Heavyweight: Alex Huddleston vs. Augusto Sakai
Welterweight: Adam Cella vs. Chel Erwin-Davis
Lightweight: Garrett Gross vs. Luke Nelson
Lightweight: Steve Mann vs. Hugh Pulley
Lightweight: Vince Eazelle vs. Chris Heatherly
Welterweight: Kevin Engel vs. Kyle Kurtz
Heavyweight: Kain Royer vs. Clay Mitchell
Middleweight: Adam Meredith vs. Jordan Dowdy
Bantamweight: Scott Ettling vs. Garrett Mueller
Lightweight: Brandon Lowe vs. Rashard Lovelace