UNCASVILLE, Conn. – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Thursday’s official Bellator 261 fighter weigh-ins.
The weigh-ins take place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The same venue hosts Friday’s event, which has a main card on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.
Among those weighing in are Tim Johnson (15-6 MMA, 3-2 BMMA) and Valentin Moldavsky (10-1 MMA, 5-0 BMMA), who fight for the interim heavyweight title in the main event.
The full Bellator 261 weigh-in results include:
MAIN CARD (Showtime, 9 p.m. ET)
- Tim Johnson (260) vs. Valentin Moldavsky () – for interim heavyweight title
- Liz Carmouche (125.5) vs. Kana Watanabe (125.25)
- Keoni Diggs () vs. Daniel Weichel (145.5)
- Myles Jury (156) vs. Sidney Outlaw (156)
- Simon Biyong (204.5) vs. Christian Edwards ()
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 6:30 p.m. ET)
- Soren Bak () vs. Bobby Lee (155.25)
- Isaiah Hokit (155.75) vs. Corey Samuels (156)
- Jaylon Bates () vs. Cody Matthews (135)
- Taylor Johnson (185.25) vs. Lance Wright (184.75)
- John de Jesus () vs. John Teixeira (144.75)