The Bellator 79 weigh-ins were completed earlier today in Orillia, Ontario in preparation for Bellator’s Friday night event at Casino Rama. The event will feature semifinals of the Bellator Season 7 Heavyweight and Featherweight Tournaments. Rich Hale will do battle with Thiago Santos in the main event with both fighters making weight with no problem.
Bellator 79 will be broadcast LIVE on Friday, November 2nd at 8:00 pm ET/7:00 pm CT on MTV2 and in commercial-free HD on EPIX, as well as in Spanish language on mun2 and The Score in Canada. The preliminary card will begin at 7:00 pm ET/ 5:00 pm CT and streamed LIVE and FREE on Spike.com.
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The full results from the Bellator 79 weigh-in are below:
- Rich Hale (238.4) vs. Thiago Santos (265.2)
- Shahbulat Shamhalaev (145.6) vs. Mike Richman (145.2)
- Douglas Lima (179.4) vs. Kobe Ortiz (179.8)
- (169.8) vs. Kyle Baker (170.8)
- Christ Franck (172.2) vs. Marcus Aurelio (170.4)
- Vladimir Starcencov (260.2) vs. Vitaly Minakov (245.8)
- Josh Pulsifier (155.4) vs. Magomedrasul Khasbulaev (155.4)
- Jonny Carson (155.6) vs. Guillaume DeLorenzi (155.6)
- Ed Carpenter (236.6) vs. Josh Appelt (256.2)