Press Release courtesy of Bellator Fighting Championships
On the eve of Bellator Fighting Championships’ show at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn., all 16 fighters competing in Thursday’s event participated in an official weigh-in early Wednesday evening.
Bellator 15 will be broadcast live in prime time nationwide on Thursday on FOX Sports Net and during special Bellator highlight shows this Saturday night on NBC, Telemundo and mun2.
The card’s main event is a match-up in Bellator’s ongoing eight-man welterweight tournament featuring rising MMA star Dan Hornbuckle (19-3) and Tyler Stinson (16-5), the winner of Bellator’s recent open tryout in Kansas City.
The official results of the weigh-in are as follows:
-Dan Hornbuckle (170) vs. Tyler Stinson (170)
-Brett Cooper (169) vs. Steve Carl (169.5)
-William Romero (145) vs. Patricio “Pitbull” Freire (144.75)
-Jacob McClintock (170) vs. Ryan Thomas (167.5)
Local Feature Fight Card:
-Derrick Mehman (191.75) vs. Dave Branch (189.5)*
-Matt Lee (170.25) vs. Ryan Quinn (169.75)
-Dennis Olson (184.75) vs. Dan Cramer (184.25)
-Brylan Van Artsdalen (143.75) vs. Rich de los Reyes (145)
*190-pound catchweight bout
(All weights in pounds)