Bellator Fighting Championships is a day away from crowning their inaugural light heavyweight champion tomorrow night with 205-pound tournament finalists Richard Hale and Christian M’Pumbu set to do battle for the belt at Bellator 45. Also scheduled for the card is a featherweight showdown between Patricio “Pitbull” Freire and Daniel Straus with the winner moving on to earn a $100,000 paycheck and shot at Joe Warren‘s title.
The Bellator 45 participants stepped on the scale earlier today and Five Ounces of Pain was around to bring you all the live results. Fans can catch the main card live tomorrow night on MTV2 starting at 9:00 PM EST.
Read below for a list of weigh-in results. All figures have been rounded to the nearest quarter-pound:
Rene Nazare ( lbs) vs. Kalvin Hackney ( lbs)*
Joe Abercrombie (139.75 lbs) vs. (139 lbs)
Tim Ruberg (185.5 lbs) vs. Mike Fleniken (185 lbs)
Luis Santos (171 lbs) vs. Nicolae Cury (171 lbs)
Shawn Jordan (255.25 lbs) vs. John Hill (254.75 lbs)
Karl Amoussou (185 lbs) vs. Sam Alvey (184.5 lbs)
Daniel Straus (145 lbs) vs. Patricio Freire (145.75 lbs)
Richard Hale (204.5 lbs) vs. Christian M’Pumbu (199.5 lbs)
* – Fighters will be weighed in later due to undisclosed reasons