LONDON – Bellator 200 takes place on Friday May 25, 2018 at The SSE Arena in London. The main card will air same-day delay on Paramount while the live prelims on the Bellator app.
In the main event, Middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho (15-1 MMA, 6-0 BMMA) and challenger Gegard Mousasi (43-6-2 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) successfully made weight coming in at 185lbs.
In the co-main event, Michael Page (12-0 MMA, 8-0 BMMA) and David Rickels (19-4 MMA, 11-4 BMMA) made weight without any issues stepping on the scale at 170.5lbs. The card did have some late preliminary-card changes with a tough weight cut from Martyn Harris he will be off the card as he was scheduled to fight Ryan Scope. An injury also forced Jeremy Petley out of his fight against Saul Rogers and Martin Hudson will replace Louis King as he is out of due to illness and will now face Charlie Ward. All fighters made weight considering the change of the card.
Bellator 200 weigh-in results:
(Paramount (tape delay), 9 p.m. ET)
Champ Rafael Carvalho (185) vs. Gegard Mousasi (185) – for middleweight title
Michael Page (170.5) vs. David Rickels (170.5)
Phil Davis (206) vs. Linton Vassell (205)
Aaron Chalmers (162.5) vs. Ash Griffiths (164.4)
Kate Jackson (125.5) vs. Anastasia Yankova (125)
(Bellator app, 12:30 p.m. ET)
Vladimir Filipovic (185.5) vs. Anatoly Tokov (185.5)
Pedro Carvalho (145.8) vs. Daniel Crawford (145.8)
Carl Noon (184.5) vs. Mike Shipman (185.5)
Martin Hudson (185.5) vs. Charlie Ward (184.5)
Kevin Fryer (185.5) vs. Costello Van Steenis (186)
Tom Green (155.5) vs. Charlie Leary (156)
Walter Gahadza (170) vs. Kent Kauppinen (169.5)
Jahreau Shepherd (170.5) vs. Marcin Zywica (170)
Mike Ekundayo (145.5) vs. Tom Mearns (145.5)
Amir Albazi (125.5) vs. Iurie Bejenari (125.5)