Bellator 99 Weigh-In Results: Patricio “Pitbull” and Diego Nunes set for Headliner
By FCF Staff
Bellator held the official weigh-ins this afternoon in preparation for its latest event tomorrow in Temecula, California, which will kick off the promotion’s featherweight tournament.
In the main event Patricio “Pitbull” Freire will take on UFC vet Diego Nunes, and the vets came in at 145.5 and 145 pounds respectively for the bout.
The main card will also feature a light-heavyweight tilt between former UFC competitors Vladimir Matyushenko and Houston Alexander. Matyushenko weighed in at 205.8 for the fight, and Alexander tipped the scales at 204.6.
Bellator 99 will be hosted by the Pechanga Resort and will be broadcast on SPIKE.
Here are the official weigh-in results.
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Patricio Pitbull (145.5) vs. Diego Nunes (145)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Justin Wilcox (146) vs. Akop Stepanyan (146)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Des Green (146) vs. Fabricio Guerreiro (145.4)
Bellator Featherweight Opening Round: Joe Taimanglo (146) vs. Andrew Fisher (145.4)
Bellator Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Vladimir Matyushenko (205.8) vs. Houston Alexander (204.6)
Light Heavyweight Feature Fight: Savio Kosic (204.4) vs. Hector Ramirez (203.6)
Catchweight Feature Fight (173 lbs.): Andy Murad (172.1) vs. Gavin Sterritt (169.3)
Featherweight Feature Fight: Musa Toliver (145.3) vs. Goiti Yamauchi (145.6)
Heavyweight Feature Fight: Manny Lara (246) vs. Blagoi Ivanov (251)
Catchweight Feature Fight (209 lbs.): Nick Moghaddam (208.8) vs. Virgil Zwicker (206)