Uncasville, CT. (April 1, 2011) â€” Bellator Fighting Championships returns to the East Coast at the Mohegan Sun Arena for the official weigh-ins and pre-fight press conference. Fans witnessed live each fighter stepping on the scale in anticipation of tomorrowâ€™s event featuring Bellator Lightweight World Champion Eddie Alvarez against Season 2 Lightweight Tournament winner Pat Curran, as well as Lyman Good, Rick Hawn, Toby Imada, Patricky â€œPitbullâ€ Freire, Ben Saunders, and Matt Lee.
Bellator 39 will be broadcast LIVE on Saturday, April 2 at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT exclusively on MTV2.
The official results of tonightâ€™s weigh-in are as follows:
World Lightweight Title Fight: Eddie Alvarez (154 lbs.) vs. Pat Curran (154 lbs.)
Welterweight Semifinal Fight: Lyman Good (169.5 lbs.) vs. Rick Hawn (170.5 lbs.)
Lightweight Semifinal Fight: Toby Imada (155 lbs.) vs. Patricky â€œPitbullâ€ Freire (154.75 lbs.)
Catch Fight @ 175 lbs.: Ben Saunders (174.5 lbs.) vs. Matt Lee (174 lbs.)
Local Feature Fight: Luiz Azeredo (lbs.)* vs. Rene Nazare (160.75 lbs.)
Local Feature Fight: Greg Rebello (185.5 lbs.) vs. Dan Cramer (185.5 lbs.)
Local Feature Fight: Mike Winters (170 lbs.) vs. Ryan Quinn (169.75 lbs.)
Local Feature Fight: David Jansen (155.5 lbs.) vs. Scott McAfee (155.75 lbs.)
Local Feature Fight: John McLaughlin (134.75 lbs.) vs. Blair Tugman (135 lbs.)
*Luiz Azeredo will be weighed prior to Saturdayâ€™s event.
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