The scheduled primary occasion options a gentle heavyweight rematch in between previous Bellator winner Phil Davis and Lyoto Machida. In their very first conference, Davis defeated Machida via unanimous conclusion at UFC 163 on Aug. 3, 2013.
Also on tap for the Paramount-televised occasion is the advertising debut of just one-time UFC bantamweight title challenger Cat Zingano, who can take on Gabrielle Holloway in a featherweight co-headliner.
Stick to Bellator 245 effects below.
Most important Card (Paramount, DAZN at 10 p.m. ET)
Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida
Alex Polizzi def. Rafael Carvalho by way of unanimous selection (30-27 x3)
Leslie Smith def. Amanda Bell by means of unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Tyrell Fortune vs. Jack May perhaps declared no-contest (accidental knee to groin) (R1, 2:42)
Keith Lee def. Vinicius Zani via unanimous final decision (30-27, 29-28 x2)