At the Bellator NYC weigh-ins, all 28 fighters taking part in Saturday night’s Bellator NYC fights stepped on the scale.
In the main event, Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva will have to make the light heavyweight limit of 205 pounds. The Bellator NYC official weigh-in is scheduled for 9 a.m. ET.
Due to the recent legalization of MMA in New York, this event is a huge breakthrough for the fighters and promoters being that the legendary Madison Square Garden will be the home of this event.
Bellator 180: Fight Time, TV Channel & Viewing Details
Event: Bellator 180: Sonnen vs. Silva
Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017
Pay-Per-View Time: 10:00 P.M.
Spike TV Prelims Time: 8:00 P.M. EST
Bellator.com Prelims Time: 6:00 P.M. EST
Location: Madison Square Garden in New York City
Broadcast: PPV, Spike TV, Bellator.com
BELLATOR NYC FIGHT CARD (Pay-Per-View, 10:00 P.M. ET)
Chael Sonnen (205.8) vs. Wanderlei Silva (205.8)
Fedor Emelianenko (236.4) vs. Matt Mitrione (256.6)
Champ Douglas Lima (170) vs. Lorenz Larkin (169.8) – for welterweight title
Champ Michael Chandler (153.8) vs. Brent Primus (154.2) – for lightweight title
Zach Freeman (155.8) vs. Aaron Pico (156)
BELLATOR 180 (Spike, 8:00 P.M. ET)
Phil Davis (204.8) vs. Ryan Bader (204.4) – for light heavyweight title
James Gallagher (144.4) vs. Chinzo Machida (146)
Neiman Gracie (170.4) vs. Dave Marfone (170.4)
Heather Hardy (125.2) vs. Alice Yauger (125.6)
PRELIMINARY CARD (6:00 P.M. ET)
Ryan Couture 168.8 vs. Haim Gozali 169.2 lbs
Jerome Mickle 155.8 vs. Anthony Giacchina 157.4 lbs
John Salgado 168.2 vs. Hugh McKenna 168.8 lbs
Matt Rizzo 133.6 vs. Sergio da Silva 137.6 lbs
Nate Grebb 155.4 vs. Bradley Desir 160.6
*Desir missed lightweight limit by 4.6 pounds
**Giacchina missed lightweight limit by 1.4 pounds