Bellator Weigh-In Results from Grand Canyon University
Phoenix, A.Z. (September 19, 2013) – The Bellator MMA weigh-ins have been completed from Grand Canyon University Arena in preparation for Bellator MMA’s September 20th event, which will feature the Bellator Welterweight World Title Fight and the opening rounds of the Bellator Season 9 Welterweight Tournament.
Bellator MMA will take place from Grand Canyon University Arena on Friday, September 20th with the first fight taking place at 4:00 p.m. PST and streaming LIVE on Spike.com. The televised portion of the night will begin at6:00 p.m. PST and will air LIVE on Spike TV.
Bellator Welterweight Tournament Final: Douglas Lima (169.9) vs. Ben Saunders (169.4)
Bellator Welterweight Opening Round: War Machine (170.4) vs. Vaughn Anderson (170.1)
Bellator Welterweight Opening Round: Rick Hawn (170.6) vs. Herman Terrado (171)
Bellator Welterweight Opening Round: Brent Weedman (170.4) vs. Justin Baesman (170.1)
Bellator Welterweight Opening Round: Ron Keslar (170.5) vs. Sergio Junior (170.8)
Bantamweight Tournament Semifinal: Travis Marx (135.8) vs. Brandon Bender (135.2)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Bubba Jenkins (155.6) vs. LaRue Burley (153.8)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Beau Tribolet (204.1) vs. Liam McGeary (204.5)
Heavyweight Feature Fight: Mighty Mo (264.2) vs. Dan Charles (235)
Welterweight Feature Fight: Johnny Buck (170.4) vs. Adam McDonough (170.5)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Joe Yager (205.5) vs. Clifford Starks (202.7)
Lightweight Feature Fight: Efrain Escudero (155.2) vs. Zack Surdyka (155)
For more information, visit Bellator.com, follow Bellator on Twitter @BellatorMMA, follow Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney @BjornRebney and check out Bellator on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BellatorMMA
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Bellator MMA is the world’s largest tournament based Mixed Martial Arts organization. Televised to nearly 500 Million homes worldwide in over 115 countries, Bellator’s majority owner is entertainment giant Viacom. In the United States, Bellator can be seen on Spike TV, the MMA television leader. With over 150 world-class athletes under contract, Bellator is home to many of the sport’s top mixed martial artists. Bellator’s founder & CEO, Bjorn Rebney, is an experienced fighting sports and entertainment executive with a deep commitment to the purity and integrity of the sport of MMA and its athletes. Bellator’s core philosophy is that title shots should be earned, not given. This belief gave rise to Bellator’s real sport, tournament-based format, which gives Bellator’s tournaments a true playoff feel that keeps the sport true and distances itself from the subjective side of fighting sports found in organizations that utilize a matchmaking/casting formula. Bellator MMA is comprised of an executive team that includes top industry professionals in television production, live event orchestration, fighter development/relations, venue procurement, sponsorship creation/development, international licensing, marketing, advertising, publicity and commission relations. Bellator is based in Newport Beach, California.
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