LOS ANGELES – FightBook MMA has your weigh-in results for Bellator 244: Bader vs. Nemkov.
In the main event, we will see a light heavyweight world title bout featuring two-division Bellator champ Ryan Bader (27-5, 1 NC) defending his 205-pound championship against Russia’s Vadim Nemkov (11-2). The evening’s co-main event sees former world champion Julia Budd (13-3) take on Connecticut’s Jessy Miele (9-3) in a featherweight clash.
The event airs live on Paramount Network and DAZN Friday, August 21 at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT. Preliminary action will stream on Bellator MMA’s YouTube channel. Additional bouts will be announced in the coming days.
Bellator 244: Bader vs. Nemkov weigh-in results:
(Paramount, DAZN, 10 p.m. ET)
For the light heavyweight title: Champ Ryan Bader (204) vs. Vadim Nemkov (203.9)
Julia Budd (145.8) vs. Jessy Miele (147) – Miele missed featherweight limit by one pound; 20 percent of purse goes to Budd
Valentin Moldavsky (234.6) vs. Roy Nelson (264.9)
Andrew Kapel (185.1) vs. John Salter (186)
(Bellator MMA’s YouTube channel, 7:30 p.m. ET)
Sidney Outlaw (156) vs. Adam Piccolotti (155.3)
Josh Hill (136) vs. Erik Perez (135.6)
Lucas Brennan (145.8) vs. Will Smith (143.7)
Chris Gonzalez (156) vs. Vladimir Tokov (155.3)
Weber Almeida (147.5) vs. Salim Mukhidinov (147.8) – 148-pound catchweight
Yaroslav Amosov (174.4) vs. Mark Lemminger (174.6) – 175-pound catchweight
John de Jesus (149.1) vs. Vladyslav Parubchenkno (149.6) – 150-pound catchweight
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