“Bellator 56: Askren vs. Hieron” Weigh-In Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
October 28th, 2011

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The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 56” took place Friday at the Argosy Casino in Riverside, MO.

Tomorrow’s show features the a welterweight title scrap between champion Ben Askren and Jay Hieron. In addition, the semifinals of Bellator’s Heavyweight Tournament will also go down.

The Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas will host tomorrow’s event.

MTV2 will broadcast Saturday’s main bouts starting at 9PM ET/PT.

Here are the results from today’s weight competition:

Preliminary Bouts:

Aaron Ely (140.4) vs. Owen Evinger (135)

Jeimeson Saudino (136.8) vs. Jacob Aiken (131.4)

Daniel Gallemore (247) vs. Derrick Ruffin (242.6)

Willian De Souza (155.8) vs. E.J. Brooks (157)

Kelvin Tiller (206.4) vs. Dan Spohn (205.6)

Rudy Bears (169.6) vs. Marcio Navarro (169.8)

Jeremy Spoon (145.4) vs. Adam Schindler (145.8)

Main Bouts:

Bellator Heavyweight Semifinals:

Neil Grove (264.6) vs. Thiago Santos (264.6)

Eric Prindle (264.2) vs. Ron Sparks (264.4)

Main Event:

Jay Hieron (169.8) vs. Ben Askren (169.6 – Bellator Welterweight Champion)

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