Bellator Weigh-In Results Live from California’s Pechanga Resort
Newport Beach, CA. (September 12, 2013) – The Bellator MMA weigh-ins have been completed from the Cabaret Lounge inside the Pechanga Resort in preparation for Bellator MMA’s September 13th event, which will feature the opening rounds of the Season 9 Bellator Featherweight Tournament.
Bellator MMA will take place from the Pechanga Resort on Friday, September 13th with the first fight taking place at 4:30 p.m. PST and streaming LIVE on Spike.com. The televised portion of the night will begin at 6:00 p.m. PSTand will air LIVE on Spike TV.
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Patricio Pitbull (145.5) vs. Diego Nunes (145)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Justin Wilcox (146) vs. Akop Stepanyan (146)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Des Green (146) vs. Fabricio Guerreiro (145.4)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Joe Taimanglo (146) vs. Andrew Fisher (145.4)
Bellator Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Vladimir Matyushenko (205.8) vs. Houston Alexander (204.6)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Savio Kosic (204.4) vs. Hector Ramirez (203.6)
Catchweight Feature Fight (173 lbs.): Andy Murad (172.1) vs. Gavin Sterritt (169.3)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Musa Toliver (145.3) vs. Goiti Yamauchi (145.6)
Heavyweight Feature Fight: Manny Lara (246) vs. Blagoi Ivanov (251)
Catchweight Feature Fight (209 lbs.): Nick Moghaddam (208.8) vs. Virgil Zwicker (206)
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
About Bellator MMA
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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