The official weigh-in event for tomorrow night's (June 22, 2012) Bellator 71 fight card took place today (June 21, 2012) at 5 p.m. ET from Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort in Chester, West Virginia.
Richard Hale appeared to be a late scratch from the light heavyweight tournament. MMAmania.com will be providing more details as we learn more.
Headlining the main event of Bellator 71 will be the final quarterfinal bout of the Bellator "Summer Series" light heavyweight tournament between Travis Wiuff and Chris Davis. Wiuff shook the Bellator "Superfight" system to its very foundations after defeating light heavyweight champion Christian M'Pumbu last October via unanimous decision and now he's on the warpath to actually take the title this time around.
Also on tap are the remainder of the Bellator 'Summer Series" light heavyweight tournament quarterfinals which includes
former finalist Richard Hale, season five middleweight quarterfinalist Zelg Galesic, Slovakian Attila Vegh, part-time police officer Beau Tribolet, former MFC light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton and Renzo Gracie fighter Roy Boughton.
Bellator 71 weigh-in results are posted after the jump:
205 lbs.: Travis Wiuff (206) vs. Chris Davis (204.6)
205 lbs.: Zelg Galesic (205) vs. Attila Vegh (204.6)
Richard HaleTim Carpenter (204.2) vs. Beau Tribolet (204.6)
205 lbs.: Roy Boughton (204.6) vs. Emanuel Newton (204.6)
265 lbs.: Brett Rogers (264.8) vs. Kevin Asplund (246.8)
205 lbs.: Dan Spohn (206) vs. Josh Stansbury (204.2)
185 lbs.: Jason Butcher (186) vs. Duane Bastress (184.8)
145 lbs.: Neil Johnson (146) vs. Brylan Van Artsdalen (145.2)
191 lbs.: Chris Goldbaugh (189.2) vs. Kevin Zalac (189.4)
155 lbs.: E.J. Brooks () vs. Joey Holt ()
Remember that MMAMania.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of Bellator 71, beginning with the MTV2 telecast starting at 8 p.m. ET tomorrow night (June 22.