Bellator 87 weigh-in results; Patricky Freire out of main event

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The weigh-ins for Bellator 87 are in the books with all Season 8 lightweight tournament quarterfinalists making weight without issue.

Original headliner and tournament participant Patricky “Pitbull” Freire has suffered a last minute knee injury and has been replaced by Saad Awad, who will take on “Pitbull’s” original opponent, Guillaum DeLorenzi. Lloyd Woodard vs. David Rickels is now expected to take the main event spot.

Bellator 87 takes place Thursday at Soaring Eagle Resort & Casino in Mount Pleasant, Mich. and will broadcast LIVE on Spike TV 10 p.m. ET, with preliminary card action streaming live on Spike.com 7 p.m. ET.

The full weigh-in results are as follows:

MAIN CARD:

  • Lightweight Tournament Quarterfinal Fight: David Rickels (155.4) vs. Lloyd Woodard (154.2)
  • Lightweight Tournament Quarterfinal Fight: Thiago Michel (154.6) vs. Tiger Sarnavskiy (155.2)
  • Lightweight Tournament Quarterfinal Fight: Ricardo Tirloni (155.8) vs. Will Brooks (156)
  • Lightweight Tournament Quarterfinal Fight: Saad Awad (156.0) vs. Guillaum DeLorenzi (155.2)

PRELIMINARY CARD:

  • Lightweight Feature Fight:  Jason Fischer (155.8) vs. Sevak Magakian (155.2)
  • Welterweight Feature Fight: Sam Quito (169.4) vs. Ben Lagman (170.8)
  • Lightweight Feature Fight: J.P. Reese (155.6) vs. David Shepherd (155.6)
  • Heavyweight Feature Fight: Jason Fish (250.6) vs. Karl Etherington (238.6)
  • Catchweight Lightweight Feature Fight (165): John Schulz (163) vs. Amir Killah (165.4)
  • Catchweight Bantamweight Feature Fight (140): Nick Kirk (139.6) vs. Tony Zelinski (135.4)