Bellator 113 is set to take place tomorrow night (Friday, March 21st) at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas. The main event light heavyweight unification title fight is set as Bellator light heavyweight champion Attila Vegh and interim champion Emanuel Newton both made the 205lb weight limit.
In addition to the title fight, the card will also feature the opening round of the Bellator Season 10 Lightweight tournament. All 8 lightweights (Patricky Freire, David Rickels, Rodrigo Cavalheiro, Marcin Held, Derek Campos, Derek Anderson, Brandon Girtz, and late replacement Tim Welch) competing for a shot at the lightweight title made the 156lb weight limit, except Patricky Freire, who came in at just 0.1 lb over and will have 2 hours to pressumably make the weight.
Update: Patricky Freire made 156lbs on his 2nd attempt, all 8 lightweight quarterfinal bouts are official
Tory Bogguess made 136lb on his 2nd attempt.
Fight between Bobby Cooper and Marcio Navarro will now be contested at a catchweight of 159 lb after both fighters failed to make the 156lb limit.
Official Weigh-In Results:
Main Card (9 PM EST, Spike TV)
Light Heavyweight Championship: Attila Vegh (204.2) vs Emanuel Newton (203)
Lightweight tournament quarterfinal: Patricky Freire (155.7)* vs David Rickels (155.7)
Lightweight tournament quarterfinal: Rodrigo Cavalheiro (154) vs Marcin Held (155.9)
Lightweight tournament quarterfinal: Derek Campos (155) vs Tim Welch (155.8)
Preliminary Card (7 PM EST, Spike.com)