On Saturday night, Bellator MMA will host Bellator 221 from the Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois. In the main event, Michael Chandler will defend his title against bitter rival and reigning Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire.
In the night’s co-main event, former welterweight champion Douglas Lima tests his skills against fan-favorite Michael “Venom” Page.
Early weigh-ins took place this morning, followed by ceremonial weigh-ins for fans later this afternoon.
Complete Bellator 221 weigh-in results below:
Main card (DAZN at 9 p.m. ET)
Michael Chandler (154.8) vs. Patricio Freire (154.7) – for lightweight title
Douglas Lima (169.5) vs. Michael “Venom” Page (169.9)
A.J. McKee (145.8) vs. Pat Curran (146)
Jake Hager (239.1) vs. T.J. Jones (263.7)
Tywan Claxton (145.8) vs. James Bennett (145.8)
Preliminary card (6:30 p.m. ET)
Adil Benjilany (145.3) vs. Cris Lencioni (145)
Chris Gonzalez (155.8) vs. Charlie Radtke (155.5)
Bryan Bautista (134.8) vs. Rob Finical (135.7)
Adam Ward (155.2) vs. Amartuvshin Khuukhenkhuu (154.5)
Jose Leon (137.7) vs. Christian Rodriguez (140)* – moved to catchweight
Askar Askar (140.8)** vs. Taylor Moore (134.8) – Fight canceled
James Bochnovic (204.4) vs. Robert Morrow (204.5)
Dave Latoria (242.1) vs. Jason Belyew (248.8)
Joey Diehl (145.8) vs. Jesse Bazzi (145)
Scott Writz (170.3) vs. Josh Streacker (169.8)
* Christian Rodrgiuez missed and fight moved to catchweight. Jose Leon will receive part of Christian’s fight purse.
**Askar Askar missed the 136-pound limit. Fight canceled. Moore will receive show money.