Bellator’s return to the Irish capital is official following Friday’s early weigh-ins in Dublin.
The two men who will contest the main event, middleweight champion Johnny Eblen (pictured above left) and challenger Fabian Edwards, both successfully his the 185-pound limit ahead of their five-round showdown in the 3Arena on Saturday night. Elsewhere, the co-main event between Aaron Pico and SBG Ireland’s Pedro Carvalho is also good to go after both hit the featherweight mark.
Just one fighter on the card, Piotr Niedzielski, came in heavy as he registered 147.8-pounds ahead of his content with Khasan Magomedsharipov — the brother of former UFC fighter Zabit Magomedsharipov.
Additionally, the Irish contingent of the card — including Peter Queally, Charlie Ward, Ciaran Clarke, Darragh Kelly, Brian Moore and others — also all successfully made weight.
The full weigh-in results can be seen below:
- (c) Johnny Eblen (184.6) vs. Fabian Edwards (185)
- Pedro Carvalho (145.6) vs. Aaron Pico (145.2)
- Mads Burnell (144.4) vs. Daniel Weichel (145.6)
- Sara Collins (145.3) vs. Sinead Kavanagh (145.8)
- Levan Chokheli (169.9) vs. Sabah Homasi (170.2)
- Daniele Miceli (170.2) vs. Peter Queally (170.2)
- Mansour Barnaoui (155.2) vs. Jay Jay Wilson (156)
- Gregory Babene (185.8) vs. Charlie Ward (185.8)
- Ciaran Clarke (139.6) vs. Przemyslaw Gorny (139.2) — 140-pound fight
- Roman Faraldo (170.8) vs. Luca Poclit (169.8)
- Khasan Magomedsharipov (145.6) vs. Piotr Niedzielski (147.8) — Niedzielski missed weight
- Darragh Kelly (145.2) vs. Jelle Zeegers (145.4)
- Brian Moore (145.4) vs. Otto Rodrigues (145)
- Davy Gallon (155.2) vs. Attila Korkmaz (155)
- Asael Adjoudj (145.6) vs. Ibrahim Al-Faqih Hassan (146)
- Kenny Mokhonoana (145.5) vs. Josh O’Connor (145.8)
- Romain Debienne (171) vs. Nicolo Solli (170.6)
- Kasim Aras (253.6) vs. Sergey Bilostenniy (246.2)
- Mark Ewen (155) vs. Noah Gugnon (155.6)
- Chiara Penco (115.2) vs. Mackenzie Stiller (115.8)