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Vivisection: Bellator 131 - Tito vs. Bonnar predictions and analysis

A rundown of the main card for this Saturday's Bellator 131: Tito vs. Bonnar event.

Bellator 131: Tito vs. Bonnar is the focus of this week's MMA Vivisection with analysts Dallas Winston and Zane Simon.

Light-heavyweight pioneer Tito Ortiz collides with TUF OG'er Stephen Bonnar in the main event while Will Brooks and Michael Chandler rematch to determine Bellator's alpha lightweight. With Jiu-jitsu whiz Tom DeBlass being scratched due to injury, Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal now faces Joe "The Doctor" Vedepo. Elite kickboxers Melvin Manhoef and Joe Schilling go toe-to-toe on the card while bantamweights Mike Richman and Nam Phan will kick off the action.

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Bellator 131: Tito vs. Bonnar (Spike TV at 9:00 p.m. ET)

Stephan Bonnar vs. Tito Ortiz
Will Brooks vs. Michael Chandler (Bellator Lightweight Championship)Muhammed Lawal vs. Joe Vedepo
Melvin Manhoef vs. Joe Schilling
Nam Phan vs. Mike Richman

Preliminary Card (streaming on BE and at 7:00 p.m. ET)

Kyle Bolt vs. A.J. Matthews
Ron Henderson vs. Jonathan Santa Maria
Jordan Bailey vs. Alex Higley
Nick Garcia vs. Matthew Ramirez
Andy Murad vs. Bubba Pugh
Rolando Perez vs. Mark Vorgeas
Ian Butler vs. Joao Faria