Bellator Fighting Championships 53 Official Weigh-In Results from Miami, OK

All main-card fighters competing at Saturday’s Bellator 53 event took to the scale this afternnon with all but one fighter making their desired weight.

Today’s weigh-ins took place at Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, which also hosts Saturday’s event. Among those weighing in were the season-five welterweight-tournament semifinalists, Ben Saunders, Luis Santos, Douglas Lima, and Chris Lozanoand who all made the 171-pound limit without issues. The two winners meet in the finals next month, and the eventual tourney champion earns $100,000 in total pay and a guaranteed title shot.

Saturday’s main card airs live on MTV2 (and in high-definition on EPIX), and the preliminary card streams for free on

The official weigh-in results:

Luis Santos (170.5) vs. Ben Saunders (170.5)
Douglas Lima (170.5) vs. Chris Lozano (169.75)
Kenny Foster (146) vs. Ronnie Mann (145.75)
Josh Burns (262.5) vs. Thiago Santos (263.5)
Darryl Cobb (185) vs. Giva Santana (185.5)
A.J. Matthews (175) vs. Rudy Bears (174)
Raphael Davis (206) vs. Myron Dennis (204.5)
Emanuel Brooks (160.5)* vs. Greg Scott (157)

* Has two hours to make the 157-pound catchweight limit

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