Lashley, Prangley, Eastman and others weigh-in for MFC 21: 'Hard Knocks'

Maximum Fighting Championships (MFC) today held the official weigh in for "Hard Knocks," which is an event set to go down from the River Cree Resort and Casino tomorrow evening (Friday, May 15).

MFC 21: "Hard Knocks" features a ton of familiar names and faces, including former WWE star Bobby "The Dominator" Lashley (2-0), stepping into the ring against Frank Shamrock-trained Mike Cook (7-3) prior to his colossal pay-per-view (PPV) clash against Bob Sapp set for Prize Fight Promotions on June 27.

In the main event, reigning light heavyweight champ Emanuel Newton (13-3) will defend his title for the first time against the well-traveled Trevor Prangley (19-5). Prangley, who is originally from Cape Town, South Africa, has won eight of his last nine fights and holds career wins over such notables as Ultimate Fighter reality show winner Travis Lutter, Yuki Kondo and Chael Sonnen.

Two light heavyweight bouts will also be front and center at "Hard Knocks:" David Heath (11-4), who is coming off an electrifying victory over former MFC champion Roger Hollett at MFC 20, will match up against rugged Travis "The Gladiator" Galbraith (16-6) and the always-explosive Aron "The Poster Boy" Lofton (6-1) takes on heavy-handed Marvin "The Beastman" Eastman (15-9).

It should be a great night of mixed martial arts action indeed -- be sure to check it out if you can.

In the meantime, here are the complete weigh in results for MFC 21: "Hard Knocks:"

MFC Light Heavyweight Championship:
205 lbs.: Trevor Prangley (205.5) vs. Emanuel Newton (204.5)

Main Card:
265 lbs.: Mike Cook (234.0) vs. Bobby Lashley (249.0)
205 lbs.: David Heath (205.5) vs. Travis Galbraith (205.0)
170 lbs.: Andrew Buckland (171.0) vs. John Alessio (169.5)
205 lbs.: Mychal Clark (205.0) vs. Ryan Jimmo (205.0)
205 lbs.: Marvin Eastman (204.0) vs. Aron Lofton (205.5)

265 lbs.: William Richey (232.5) vs. Ryan Fortin (262.5)
170 lbs.: Jeremy Combrink (170.5) vs. Jason Heit (170.5)
205 lbs.: Dwayne Lewis (203.5) vs. Jay Whitford (214.5)*
170 lbs.: Nolan Clarke (170.0) vs. George Belanger (170.0)

*Whitford forfeits 25 percent of his purse to Lewis. The fight will still take place.

Remember that MFC 21: "Hard Knocks" will air LIVE throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico on HDNet Fights at 10 p.m. ET. For the latest and greatest on all things MFC click here.

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