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Bellator Champions Series: Belfast Weigh-In Drama Unfolds as Fighters Hit Marks, One Misses Weight

Anderson and Moore face to face
Bellator Champions Series: Belfast Weigh-In

The anticipation for Bellator Champions Series: Belfast reached a fever pitch as fighters stepped onto the scales for the official weigh-ins, setting the stage for thrilling title fights and unexpected challenges.

In the main event, Corey Anderson and Karl Moore both weighed in at 204.6 pounds, signaling their readiness to battle for the vacant Bellator light heavyweight title. The co-headliner saw featherweight champion Patricio Freire and challenger Jeremy Kennedy hitting the mark at 145 pounds each, ensuring a championship clash of epic proportions.

However, amidst the excitement, one fighter faced a setback as Vikas Singh Ruhil missed weight for his featherweight bout against Nathan Kelly. Ruhil's weight of 147 pounds resulted in a fine, highlighting the strict adherence to weight regulations in professional MMA.

Despite this hiccup, the rest of the card remained intact, with notable matchups including Fabian Edwards vs. Aaron Jeffery, James Gallagher vs. Leandro Higo, and Manoel Sousa vs. Tim Wilde. Fans can expect a night filled with high-octane action and intense competition as these fighters showcase their skills inside the cage.

The Bellator Champions Series: Belfast event is set to take place at the SSE Arena, promising an electrifying atmosphere for both the live audience and viewers. 

As the fighters finalize their preparations and the stage is set for battle, MMA enthusiasts around the world eagerly await the spectacle that Bellator Champions Series: Belfast promises to deliver.


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