All eight quarterfinalists in Bellator’s seventh-season lightweight tournament were cleared for their Bellator 77 appearances at Thursday’s pre-fight weigh-ins.

UFC veteran Rich Clementi (Pictured, file photo) checked in at 155 pounds ahead of his main event collision with Russian Alexander Sarnavskiy (155.6), and World Extreme Cagefighting veteran Dave Jansen weighed 155.8 pounds before his bout with Magomed Saadulaev (155.4).

Meanwhile, Season 4 tournament vet Marcin Held tipped the scales at 155.8 pounds prior to his collision with Murad Machaev (155.4), and former Season 6 tournament hopefuls Ricardo Tirloni and Rene Nazare both came in on point, weighing 155.4 and 156 pounds, respectively.

Bellator 77 takes place Friday night at Reading Theatre at the Sovereign Center in Reading, Penn., and the evening’s main draw airs on MTV2. The show’s undercard streams live on Spike.com and features six bouts: Carmelo Marrero (239.8) vs. Lew Polley (239.6), E.J. Brooks (155.6) vs. Darrell Horcher (155.7), Ariel Sepulveda (186.5) vs. Duane Bastress (185.4), Brett Martinez (145.6) vs. Eric Albright (145.2), Mike Bannon (155) vs. Cosmo Alexandre (156.6) and Dave Morgan (125.8) vs Matthew Lozano (125.8).

Bellator 77 Weigh-In Results

Alexander Sarnavskiy (155.6) vs. Rich Clementi (155)
Dave Jansen (155.8) vs. Magomed Saadulaev (155.4)
Marcin Held (155.8) vs. Murad Machaev (155.4)
Ricardo Tirloni (155.4) vs. Rene Nazare (156)
Carmelo Marrero (239.8) vs. Lew Polley (239.6)
E.J. Brooks (155.6) vs. Darrell Horcher (155.7)
Ariel Sepulveda (186.5) vs. Duane Bastress (185.4)
Brett Martinez (145.6) vs. Eric Albright (145.2)
Mike Bannon (155) vs. Cosmo Alexandre (156.6)
Dave Morgan (125.8) vs Matthew Lozano (125.8)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Bellator 171 fills out lineup, including A.J. McKee vs. Brandon Phillips, Jessica Middleton vs. Alice Smith Yauger

  • 3 days ago
  • 3 views

The lineup for Bellator’s return to Kansas later this month continues to build with the addition of a pair of main-card fights, as well as bouts for the prelims. Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Bellator 171 Fight Card Grows with 3 New Bouts | MMAWeekly.com

  • 3 days ago
  • 2 views

A featherweight feature fight pitting A.J. McKee against Brandon Phillips is one of three new bouts added to the Bellator 171 fight card. read news >>

Bellator 170's Guilherme Vasconcelos won't dish on Demi Lovato, but happy to discuss Chael Sonnen

  • 3 days ago
  • 10 views

After a successful Bellator debut, “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3” alumn Guilherme Vasconcelos celebrates finally being on the same card as mentor and friend Chael Sonnen.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2361 with Bellator 170's Brennan Ward

  • 3 days ago
  • 2 views

Stream or download Thursday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Brennan Ward.Filed under: Bellator, News, Radio read news >>

Jarod Trice and Tyrell Fortune among Bellator 171 additions

  • 2 days ago
  • 2 views

This month’s Bellator 171 lineup has some new additions and some top prospects.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

UFC Fight Night 103 early weigh-in results : UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn (146) cleared for return

  • 2 days ago
  • 5 views

PHOENIX – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s early and official UFC Fight Night 103 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 11 a.m. ET (8 a.m. PT, 9 a.m. MT local time).Filed under: F read news >>

Bellator 171 Adds More Bouts, Fight Card at 14 Fights | MMAWeekly.com

  • a day ago
  • 6 views

A pair of heavyweight fights featuring undefeated blue chip prospects Jarod Trice and Tyrell Fortune have been added to the preliminary card of Bellator 171. read news >>

Fans invited to next week's Bellator 170 Fan Fest with Mitrione, Gracie, Wanderlei Silva, 'King Mo,' more

  • a day ago
  • 27 views

Bellator heads to Los Angeles next week for its latest “tentpole event.” Beforehand, fans can get up close and personal with some current stars and MMA legends.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2347 with Urijah Faber and Muhammed Lawal

  • 27 days ago
  • 1 views

Stream or download Monday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Urijah Faber and Muhammed Lawal.Filed under: Bellator, News, Radio, UFC read news >>

Bellator 169 video highlights: Watch taunt master 'King Mo' get back on track in Dublin

  • 27 days ago
  • 22 views

After a loss in a title eliminator against Phil Davis earlier this year, Muhammed Lawal needed to get back in the win column in a big way. Filed under: Bellator, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>