Bellator 208: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Chael Sonnen will take place at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. FightBookMMA will be on scene covering the event. Below you can find the complete and official weigh-in results.
In the main event, Fedor Emelianenko (37-5, 1 NC) will battle the trash-talking Chael Sonnen (31-15-1) in the second semifinal of Bellator’s Heavyweight World Grand Prix.
The event will be broadcast LIVE on Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT on Saturday, October 13 and will stream LIVE on DAZN, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App. Additional bouts will be announced in coming weeks.
The ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place today and you can watch the video replay here (above) on FightBookMMA.
Bellator 208 official weigh-in results:
(Paramount, DAZN, 9 p.m. ET)
- For the heavyweight grand prix semifinal: Fedor Emelianenko (236) vs. Chael Sonnen (227)
- Saad Awad (155.8) vs. Benson Henderson (155.8)
- Timothy Johnson (265.6) vs. Cheick Kongo (239.2)
- Alexander Shlemenko (185.2) vs. Anatoly Tokov (185.8)
- Henry Corrales (146) vs. Andy Main (145.6)
(Bellator MMA app, 7 p.m. ET)
Robson Gracie Jr. (174) vs. Jamal Pottinger (181.2)***
- Jennifer Chieng (115.2) vs. Jessica Ruiz (115.8)
- David Meshkhoradze (170.6) vs. Shaquan Moore (170.8)
- Suhrob Aidarbekov (125.6) vs. Tommy Espinosa (125.8)
- Nick Fiore (154.2) vs. Jerome Mickle (155.2)
Frank Buenafuente (146.2)* vs. James Gonzalez (147.8)**
- Eric Olsen (185.8) vs. Jeremy Puglia (185.2)
- Dennis Buzukja (155.4) vs. Ryan Castro (155.2)
- Mike DiOrio (169.2) vs. Andrews Rodriguez (169.4)
- Zarrukh Adashev (125.8) vs. Christian Medina (124)
*Buenafuente missed the featherweight limit by .2 pounds; fight canceled
**Gonzalez missed the featherweight limit by 1.8 pounds; fight canceled
***Pottinger missed the 175-pound catchweight limit by 6.2 pounds; fight canceled