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Thursday, Jul 19, 2012

Bellator 72 Weigh-Ins: Bryan Baker and Karl Amoussou Set For Welterweight Finale

Daley (left) and Bears (photo via Bellator)

Paul Daley On Weight For Fight With Rudy Bears

By FCF Staff

Bellator held the official weighs this afternoon in anticipation of the promotion’s latest event tomorrow night at the USF Sun Dome in Tampa. The Bellator 72 card will feature the finals of the promotion’s latest welterweight tourney, which will see Bryan Baker take on Karl Amoussou for the right to fight champion Ben Askren.

Both men were on weight for the bout, as Baker came in at 169.5 pounds and Amoussou tipped the scales at 170.25.

The card will also feature the semifinals of the light-heavyweight tourney, as well as UFC vet Paul Daley, who will take on Rudy Bears.

The main card will be broadcast live on MTV 2 and the undercard will be streamed at Spike.com.

Here are the official weigh-in results for Bellator 72.


Welterweight Tournament Final Fight: Bryan Baker (169.5lbs) vs. Karl Amoussou (170.25lbs)

Welterweight Feature Fight: Paul Daley (170.25lbs) vs. Rudy Bears (169.5lbs)

Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal Fight: Emanuel Newton (204.75lbs) vs. Attila Vegh (204.5lbs)

Light Heavyweight Tournament Semifinal Fight: Tim Carpenter (205lbs) vs. Travis Wiuff (206lbs)

Welterweight Feature Fight: Waachiim Spiritwolf (170.75lbs) vs. Marius Zaromskis (171lbs)


Catchweight Feature Fight: Ben Saunders (177lbs) vs. Brian Warren (173.5)

Welterweight Feature Fight:  Kenny Moss (170lbs) vs. Raul Amaya (169.75lbs)

Featherweight Feature Fight: Matt McCook (145lbs) vs. Shanon Slack (145.75lbs)

Catchweight Feature Fight: Jason Carapelluci (149.5lbs) vs. Paul Barrow (151lbs)

Welterweight Feature Fight: Julien Williams (170.25lbs) vs. Ryan DeRocher (170.5lbs)


posted by FCF Staff @ 7:04 pm
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