All the fighters slated to compete in tomorrow’s “Bellator Fighting Championships 17” event tipped the scales today inside the Citi Performing Arts Center’s Wang Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts.
Each contestant hit their required mark, including BFC lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez and his challenger Josh Neer. The sluggers will meet in a non-title, 160-pound catchweight bout.
“Neer is a tough guy, a veteran. I’m here to represent for the East Coast. I’m happy to be home again” said the Philadelphia native.
Here are the results of today’s weight contest:
Chuck O’Neil (171.6) vs. Damian Vitale (169.4)
Dan Bonnell (145.8) vs. Josh Laberge (145.4)
John Doyle (188.4) vs. Greg Rebello (187.2)
Lance Everson (187) vs. Justin Torrey (182.8)
Pat Bennett (243.2) vs. Cole Konrad (266)
Toby Imada (154.8) vs. Carey Vanier (154.6)
Pat Curran (155.4) vs. Roger Huerta (155.6)
Eddie Alvarez (159.6) vs. Josh Neer (161)