Bellator Fighting Championship’s Summer Series featherweight tournament starts tomorrow night and all eight fighters made the 146-pound limit on Friday for the MTV2-televised event at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.
The winner of the tournament will earn $100,000 and a title shot against the winner of a Bellator 47 matchup between current champion Joe Warren and Season 4 tournament winner Patricio Freire.
The Bellator 46 weigh-in results were:
- Pat Curran (145.5) vs. Luis Palomino (144.75) – featherweight tourney quarterfinal
- Genair da Silva (145) vs. Marlon Sandro (145.75) – featherweight tourney quarterfinal
- Jacob Devree (144.5) vs. Nazareno Malegarie (145.5) – featherweight tourney quarterfinal
- Ronnie Mann (145) vs. Adam Schindler (145) – featherweight tourney quarterfinal
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- Jessica Aguilar (113.75) vs. Carla Esparza (115.5)
- David Baggett (191.5) vs. Moyses Gabin (185.5)*
- Tony Johnson (265.5) vs. Derrick Lewis (247)
- Alexandre “Popo” Bezerra (151.5) vs. Sam Jones (151.5)**
- Dan Cramer (185.25) vs. Josh Samman (184.5)
* No word given on whether or not Baggett had to cut more weight
** Bout scheduled as a 152-pound catchweight affair