The official weigh-in event for tomorrow night's (Jan. 31, 2013) Bellator 87 fight card took place today (Jan. 30) at 5 p.m. ET from the Soaring Eagle Resort and Casino in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.
Headlining the main event will be a fantastic lightweight showdown featuring fan-favorites David Rickels and Lloyd Woodard. Both men have made it to the semifinals of every tournament they've participated in and someone's streak is going to get snapped.
Also on tap, powerful ground-and-pounder Guillaum DeLorenzi takes on late replacement Saad Awad while season six semifinalist Thiago Michel takes on Russian Alexander Sarnavskiy in what expects to be a thrilling stand-up battle.
Lastly, Bellator newcomer Will Brooks will challenge recent season seven semifinalist Ricardo Tirloni in a bout many feel could decide the tournament winner.
Complete Bellator 87 weigh-in results are posted below:
155 lbs.: David Rickels (155.4) vs. Lloyd Woodard (154.2)
155 lbs.: Thiago Michel (154.6) vs. Tiger Sarnavskiy (155.2)
155 lbs.: Ricardo Tirloni (15-3)** vs. Will Brooks (8-0)**
155 lbs.: Saad Awad (156) vs. Guillaum DeLorenzi (155.2)
155 lbs.: Jason Fischer (155.8) vs. Sevak Magakian (155.2)
170 lbs.: Sam Quito (169.4) vs. Ben Lagman (170.8)
155 lbs.: J.P. Reese (155.6) vs. David Shepherd (155.6)
145 lbs.: Cody Stamann (2-0) vs. Justin Houghton (5-2)
265 lbs.: Jason Fish (250.6) vs. Karl Etherington (238)
165 lbs.: John Schulz (163) vs. Amir Killah (165.4)
135 lbs.: Nick Kirk (139.6*) vs. Tony Zelinski (135.4)
*Kirk has two hours to drop 3.6 pounds or risk being fined a percentage of his purse.
**Neither Tirloni or Brooks weighed in. Will keep you updated on what's going on in that department.
Remember that MMAMania.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of Bellator 87, beginning with the Spike TV telecast starting at 10 p.m. ET tomorrow night (Jan. 31).
It's going to be a great night of fights so don't miss it, and remember to check us out for all the post-fight coverage after tomorrow night's card is wrapped up.
See you then!