PRESS RELEASE / Philadelphia, PA. (October 20, 2010) — On the eve of Bellator Fighting Championships’ debut in Philadelphia, the fighters competing in tomorrow’s event participated in an official weigh-in earlier this afternoon. Two undercard catch-weight bouts were made, though all main-card match-ups will go on as originally scheduled.
Both men involved in the event’s lightweight “Super-Fight”, Roger Huerta and Eddie Alvarez, measured in at 155 on the dot. Welterweight champ Lyman Good and Ben Askren also matched weight at 170 pounds each.
Bellator 33 will be broadcast live in prime time nationwide on Thursday on FOX Sports Net and during special Bellator highlight shows this Saturday night on NBC and mun2.
The official results of the weigh-in are as follows:
Roger Huerta (155 lbs) vs. Eddie Alvarez (155 lbs)
Ben Askren (170 lbs) vs. Lyman Good (170 lbs)
Deividas Taurosevicius (145 lbs) vs. Wilson Reis (146 lbs)
Rick Hawn (171 lbs.) vs. LeVon Maynard (171 lbs)
Jamal Patterson (206 lbs) vs. Tim Carpenter (206.5 lbs)
Edward Gueddes (159 lbs) vs. Luis Azeredo (159 lbs / Catch-Weight)
Nick Cottone (130 lbs) vs. Tuan Pham (129.5 lbs / Catch-Weight)
Kenny Foster (146 lbs) vs. Lester Caslow (146 lbs)