SAN JOSE, Calif.: FightBook MMA has your official early fighter weigh-ins for Bellator 220: MacDonald vs. Fitch. Bellator returns home to the SAP Center at San Jose on Saturday, April 27.
Two title fights sit atop the card as Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald (20-5) defends his title world against Jon Fitch (31-7-1, 1 NC) in the final opening round bout of the Welterweight World Grand Prix. Undefeated Bellator flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (9-0) returns to action against Veta Arteaga (5-2) in the evening’s co-headliner.
Bellator220: MacDonald vs. Fitch will stream live exclusively on DAZN, the fastest-growing sports streaming service in the world, at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and globally on the Bellator Mobile App.
On the main card we will see Benson Henderson (26-8) take on Adam Piccolotti (11-2) at lightweight. Phil Davis (19-5, 1 NC) will go against Liam McGeary (13-3) in light heavyweight action. Featherweight Gaston Bolanos (4-1) looks to add to his impressive highlight reel when he kicks off the main card against Nathan Stolen (8-4).
In the preliminary action will feature the U.S. debut of second-generation Israeli fighter Aviv Gozali (1-0) as he goes against Travis Crain (Pro Debut).
Complete Bellator 220: MacDonald vs. Fitch Main Card:
Welterweight World Grand Prix Main Event: Rory MacDonald (169.8) vs. Jon Fitch (169.5)
Women’s Flyweight World Title Bout: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (124.8) vs. Veta Arteaga (123.8)
Lightweight Main Card Bout: Benson Henderson (156) vs. Adam Piccolotti (155.5)
Light Heavyweight Main Card Bout: Phil Davis (205.6) vs. Liam McGeary (205.2)
Featherweight Main Card Bout: Gaston Bolanos (145.5) vs. Nathan Stolen (145.6)
Lightweight Undercard Bout: Aviv Gozali (155.7) vs. Travis Crain (153.5)
Light Heavyweight Undercard Bout: Chuck Campbell (205.1) vs. Bruno Casillas (204.7)
Featherweight Undercard Bout: Boris Novachkov (145.4) vs. Chris Inocencio (145)
160-lb. Catchweight Undercard Bout: Chris Avila (159.9) vs. Brandon Faumui (160)
Welterweight Undercard Bout: Thomas Ponce de Leon (170.8) vs. Jamario Mulder (170.9)
140-lb. Catchweight Undercard Bout: Cass Bell (139.8) vs. Peter Ishiguro (140)
Featherweight Undercard Bout: Ignacio Ortiz (144.9) vs. Roger Severson (144.8)
Featherweight Undercard Bout: Hyder Amil (145.4) vs. Paradise Vaovasa (144.2)
Flyweight Undercard Bout: Justin Tenedora (128.2)* vs. Matt Perez (125.9)
Welterweight Undercard Bout: Justin Roswell (169.8) vs. Abraham Vaesau (171)
Flyweight Undercard Bout: Erik Gunha (131)* vs. Jon Adams (124.7)
Middleweight Undercard Bout: Diego Herzog (185.1) vs. Jordan Williams (184)
140-lb. Catchweight Undercard Bout: Josh San Diego (140) vs. Brandon Laroco (139.8)
*Missed weight. Bout continues at contracted weight.