Bellator Hosts Live Weigh-Ins Thursday, May 8th at 5:00 p.m. from Casino Rama
Newport Beach, Calif. (May 6, 2014) – The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take place Thursday at 5:00 p.m. EST from the Casino Rama Arena (5899 Rama Rd, Rama, ON L3V 6H6, Canada). Bellator MMA will take place from Casino Rama on Friday, May 9th with the first fight taking place at 7 p.m. EST and streaming LIVE on Spike.com. The televised portion of the night will begin at 9 p.m. EST and will air LIVE on Spike TV.
As always the weigh-in is open to both the public and media. MAIN CARD: Bellator Featherweight Tournament Final: Daniel Weichel (33-8) vs. Desmond Green (11-2) Welterweight Feature Fight: Marius Zaromskis (19-8) vs. Vaughn Anderson (16-2-1) Heavyweight Feature Fight: Nick Rossborough (23-18) vs. Raphael Butler (8-0)
Catchweight Feature Fight (160lbs): Eric Wisely (22-8) vs. John Alessio (34-17)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Chris Horodecki (20-4-1) vs. Marlon Sandro (24-5-1)Lightweight Feature Fight: Behrang Yousefi (5-4) vs. Chad Freeman (8-5) Catchweight Feature Fight (130lbs): Chris Kelades (6-0) vs. Malcolm Gordon (4-0) Lightweight Feature Fight: Jason Meisel (4-3) vs. Remy Bussieres (3-0) Heavyweight Feature Fight: Stuart Austin (7-0) vs. Craig Hudson (4-3) Middleweight Feature Fight: Brian Rogers (10-6) vs. Adrian Miles (14-5)
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 BellatorMMA">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 140 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 175 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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