LOS ANGELES – On Friday, July 13, 2018 Julia Budd (11-2) will defend her featherweight world title against Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Talita Nogueira (7-0), in the main event of Bellator 202 at WinStar World Casino and Resort. In addition, the co-headliner will feature former Bellator world champion Eduardo Dantas (20-5) taking on Michael McDonald (18-4) in a bantamweight clash of top contenders.
Bellator 202: Budd vs. Nogueira will be broadcast live and free on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App. Fighters stepped on the scale today and you can find the official weigh-in results below and the video replay above.
In the main event, Women’s featherweight champion Julia Budd and challenger Talita Nogueira made weight as Budd weighed in at 144.1lbs and Nogueira came in at 144.3lbs. In the co-main event, Eduardo Dantas and Michael McDonald also came in under the 136-pound limit. Dantas stepped on the scale weighing in at 135.5lbs while McDonald came in at 135.6lbs. The rest of the card were on point for their fight on Friday, July 13th.
Bellator 202 weigh-in results:
(Paramount, 9 p.m. ET)
For women’s featherweight title: Champ Julia Budd (144.1) vs. Talita Nogueira (144.3)
Eduardo Dantas (135.5) vs. Michael McDonald (135.6)
Chris Honeycutt (185.6) vs. Leo Leite (184.3)
Ernest James (261.1) vs. Valentin Moldavsky (232.9)
(Bellator app, 7 p.m. ET)
Jon Hill (144.1) vs. Rudy Schaffroth (252.4)
Fernando Gonzalez (170.7) vs. Tyler Ingram (169.9)
Veta Arteaga (125.7) vs. Emily Ducote (125)
Yaroslav Amosov (170.2) vs. Gerald Harris (170.5)
Will Morris (155.5) vs. Charles Williams (153.6)
Luis Erives (155.9) vs. Nation Gibrick (155.3)
Daniel Carey (145.4) vs. Aaron Webb (144.7)
Steve Kozola (154.6) vs. Ryan Walker (155.9)