Gallagher (9-1-0) enters the contest on the strength of a two fight winning streak, defeating the duo of Jeremiah Labiano and Steven Graham. Gallagher has suffered just a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came against Ricky Bandejas at Bellator 204. Gallagher has competed ten times as a professional MMA fighter and just two of those bouts went the distance.
Ellenor (8-2-0) is undefeated thus far under the Bellator MMA banner, defeating Nathan Greyson by first round submission at Bellator MMA Europe 1. Ellenor has previously challenged for Extreme Fighting Championship Bantamweight Title, losing to Luthando Biko by unanimous decision at EFC 75. Ellenor has suffered just two losses as a professional MMA fighter and both of those losses came by way of decision.
Bellator Dublin takes place on Friday, September 27 from a location to be announced in Dublin, Ireland with no main event announced at this time. Fightful is going to be providing live coverage of the event, which airs via tape delay on the Paramount Network.