Not long now till we see Bellator 281 London go down, we’re on the home straight. Undoubtedly a great card with 13 fights, the fighters are getting ready to compete and put on one hell of a show. Now with only the last few pieces of prep to be done, weighing in happened last night and all but one fighter made weight.
The Weigh-in Results
Prelims 6 pm BBC iPlayer
Women’s Strawweight Chiara Pencil (115.2) vs Lanchana Green (115)
Light Heavyweight Lee Chadwick (205.4) vs Maciej Różański (204.8)
Middleweight Charlie Ward (184.8) vs Alan Carlos (189.2)
Featherweight Andrew Fisher (145.4) vs Attila Korkmaz (145.8)
Lightweight Alfie Davis (155.8) vs Tim Wilde (155.8)
Women’s Flyweight Kate Jackson (125.6) vs Elina Kallionidou (125.8)
Welterweight Oliver Enkamp (168.8) vs Mark Lemminger (170.2)
Featherweight Daniel Weichel (145.2) vs Robert Whiteford (145.8)
Main Card 9 pm BBC iPlayer and BBC Three
Light Heavyweight Luke Trainer (205) vs Simon Biyong (205.2)
175lbs Catchweight Paul Daley (174.4) vs Wendell Giácomo (174.2)
Women’s Flyweight Denise Kielholtz (124.4) vs Kana Wattabe (125.2)
Co-Main Event Middleweight Lyoto Machida (185) vs Fabian Edwards (185)
Main Event Interim Welterweight Championship Michael “Venom” Page (168.8) vs Logan Storley (169.4)
Alan Carlos missed the 186-pound limit by 3.2lbs. He will forfeit a percentage of his purse to his opponent.
Bellator 281 London
Importantly with all but one fighter making weight, no issues occurred and all fights will go ahead as advertised. Now with the weight cutting out the way, all 26 fighters will be hydrating and getting themselves in fighting shape for their respective bouts on Friday. In other words, be ready for a great night of fights.
At the top of the card, both Michael Page and Logan Storley made championship weight. So above all whoever wins will be crowned the new Bellator Interim Welterweight champion, and will face the current undisputed champ, Yaroslav Amosov at some point down the line.
Which fight are you most looking forward to?
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