On Thursday, October 2, 2014, the weigh-ins took place inside the Cabaret Theater at the Pechanga Resort & Casino for the 20 combatants set to do battle in the Bellator MMA’s October 3rd event, Bellator #127. The latest show features the much anticipated match-up of featherweights Daniel Straus and Justin Wilcox.
It all starts tomorrow, Friday, October 3rd inside Pechanga’s Grand Ballroom, with the first fight scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. Pacific Coast Time and streaming LIVE on Spike.com. The televised portion of the show will air LIVE on Spike TV at 9 p.m. EST, 6 p.m. PCT.
At Thursday’s weigh-ins, Fernando Gonzalez came in heavy for his welterweight bout against Karo Parisyan, and Rafael Silva was off the mark for his bantamweight fight against Rob Emerson.
On the prelims, Saad Awad missed the catch weight for his fight with Sergio Rios, and Joe Pacheco was heavy for his fight with Keith Berry. All four were given two hours to drop the additional poundage.
As mentioned, Bellator 127 takes place Friday at the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, CA, with the main card on Spike TV following the prelims which are on Spike.com.
Official weigh-in results for Bellator 127:
Main Card (Spike TV, 9 p.m. ET)
Daniel Straus (145.6) vs. Justin Wilcox (145.6)
Fernando Gonzalez (172.3) vs. Karo Parisyan (169.1) – 173-pound catchweight bout
Rob Emerson (134.9) vs. Rafael Silva (137.6) – 138-pound catchweight bout
Kendall Grove (186) vs. Christian M’Pumbu (184.6)
Undercard (Spike TV, fights starting at 7 p.m. E.T.)
Shawn Bunch (135.7) vs. David Duran (135.3)
Nick Moghaddam (205.8) vs. Ray Sloan (202.4)
Saad Awad (156) vs. Sergio Rios (155.6)
Malik Merad (203.6) vs. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou (205)
Keith Berry (185.8) vs. Joe Pacheco (186)