RIZIN 40: Bellator vs. RIZIN Weigh-in Results
By FCF Staff
Bellator and RIZIN are cross-promoting an event tomorrow in Saitama, Japan, and all of the main card bouts are official, following the weigh-ins.
Saturday’s main card will see former Bellator featherweight champ AJ McKee (19-1) take on RIZIN lightweight champ Roberto Satoshi de Souza (14-1), and Bellator’s current featherweight champ Patricio “Pitbull” (34-5) battle RIZIN featherweight champ, Kleber Koike (31-5-1).
In addition, former Bellator bantamweight champions Kyoji Horiguchi (30-5) and Juan “The Spaniard” Archuleta (26-4) will face Hiromasa Ougikubo (25-6-2) and Soo Chul Kim (18-6-1) respectively. No. 10-ranked Bellator lightweight and former Eagle FC champ Gadzhi Rabadanov(18-4) will fight former DEEP champ Koji Takeda (15-3).
The main card will be broadcast in the United States on SHOWTIME at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Here are the weigh-in results for the main card (via MMA Junkie).
A.J. McKee (154.7) vs. Roberto de Souza (156)
Kleber Koike Erbst (145.2) vs. Patricio Freire (145)
Kyoji Horiguchi (124.8) vs. Hiromasa Ougikubo (125.4)
Juan Archuleta (134) vs. Soo Chul Kim (133.8)
Gadzhi Rabadanov (155.9) vs. Koji Takeda (156)