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Sport Bellator 249 weigh-in results: Cyborg, Blencowe on weight, but two main card fighters heavy

09:30  15 october  2020
09:30  15 october  2020 Source:   mmajunkie.com

Bellator inks CFFC heavyweight champ Shawn Teed, will face Steve Mowry at Bellator 249

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Bellator MMA News & Features. Bellator 249 Weigh - in Results : ‘ Cyborg ,’ Blencowe The main card airs on CBS Sports Network and Dazn at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, while the prelims Blencowe previously challenged for featherweight gold at Bellator 189, where she fell to Budd via split decision.

Daley weighed in anyway, 2 .5 pounds over the welterweight weight limit of 171 lb. Bellator 249 : Cyborg vs. Blencowe is an upcoming mixed martial arts event scheduled for October 15, 2020 from the Mohegan Sun ^ " Bellator 246 Weigh - In Results , 2 Fighters Miss, Fightful MMA". fightful.com.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – MMA Junkie was on scene at Wednesday’s official Bellator 249 fighter weigh-ins at Mohegan Sun Arena, where two fighters missed weight.

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Two main card fighters missed their marks by three pounds. Half of Thursday’s co-main event, Jaleel Willis (13-2 MMA, 1-0 BMMA), came in heavy at 159 pounds ahead of his promotional return against Patricky Freire (23-9 MMA, 14-7 BMMA).

And Leandro Higo (19-5 MMA, 2-3 BMMA) missed weight at 139 pounds for his main card fight against Ricky Bandejas (13-4 MMA, 3-3 BMMA), who made weight at 136 pounds.

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After the conclusion of the ceremonial weigh-ins and faceoffs, Higo issued a statement on Instagram explaining his weight miss. Higo wrote that an unexpected flight delay “severely” affected hit weight cut.

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Middleweight Curtis Millender (18-6 MMA, 3-3 BMMA) weighed in as an alternate and will be paid by the promotion despite his fight against Joe Schilling being canceled earlier this week.

Women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg (22-2 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) and challenger Arlene Blencowe (13-7 MMA, 6-3 BMMA) made championship weight for their main event bout at Mohegan Sun Arena.

The full Bellator 249 weigh-in results included:

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One fighter missed weight : John Nicholls (*157.6), who came in 1.6 pounds heavy for his lightweight bout, and he has been fined 20 percent of his purse. Bellator Birmingham Weigh - in Results : Brent Primus (154. 2 ) vs. Tim Wilde (155.4) Fabian Edwards (185.8) vs. Falco Neto Lopes (183.8) Derek

Bellator MMA is returning to its favorite stomping grounds in Thackerville, Oklahoma, this Friday for Bellator 233, and two fighters have missed weight . Opening up the main card at heavyweight, undefeated prospect Tyrell Fortune (247.7) meets Oct152020 Bellator 249 - Cyborg vs. Blencowe .

MAIN CARD (CBS Sports Network, 10 p.m. ET)

Champ Cris Cyborg (145) vs. Arlene Blencowe (144.5) – for women’s featherweight title Patricky Freire (155.5) vs. Jaleel Willis (159)* Ricky Bandejas (136) vs. Leandro Higo (139)** Saad Awad (155.5) vs. Mandel Nallo (155.9)

PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 7:30 p.m. ET)

Steve Mowry (250.2) vs. Shawn Teed (255.4) Joseph Creer (183.3) vs. Andrew Kapel (185.8) Kyle Crutchmer (170.2) vs. Kemran Lachinov (170.2) Christian Edwards (204.5) vs. Hamza Salim (204.2) Da’Mon Blackshear (140) vs. Mike Kimbel (139.2) Aviv Gozali (168.8) vs. Logan Neal (169.3) Albert Gonzales (169.5) vs. Kastriot Xhema (169.7)

*Willis missed the welterweight limit by three pounds. He will be fined a percentage of his purse by Bellator.

**Higo missed the bantamweight limit by three pounds. He will be fined a percentage of his purse by Bellator.

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