On Saturday night, Bellator MMA invades New York City for its debut in the Big Apple with Bellator NYC and Bellator 180 at The World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden.
Ahead of the big pay-per-view event, all fighters have to step onto the scale to successfully make weight.
In the main event, fan-favorite Chael Sonnen goes head-to-head with mixed martial arts legend Wanderlei Silva. The co-main event features another legend, heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko, who will be battling it out with Matt Mitrione.
If the legends and big names weren’t enough to excite you, three titles will be on the line between the two events.
You can watch the ceremonial weigh-ins live in the video below beginning at 6:00 p.m. ET:
Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva Card (Pay-Per-View):
- Light Heavyweight Main Event: Chael Sonnen (29-15-1) vs. Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1, 1 NC)
- Heavyweight Main Event: Fedor Emelianenko (36-4, 1 NC) vs. Matt Mitrione (11-5)
- Welterweight World Title Bout: Douglas Lima (28-6) vs. Lorenz Larkin (18-5, 1 NC)
- Lightweight World Title Bout: Michael Chandler (16-3) vs. Brent Primus (7-0)
- Lightweight Feature Bout: Aaron Pico (Debut) vs. Zach Freeman (8-2)
Bellator 180: Davis vs. Bader Card (SPIKE):
- Light Heavyweight World Title Bout: Phil Davis (17-3, 1 NC) vs. Ryan Bader (22-5)
- Featherweight Bout: James Gallagher (6-0) vs. Chinzo Machida (5-2)
- Welterweight Bout: Neiman Gracie (5-0) vs. Dave Marfone (5-2)
- Women’s Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Heather Hardy (Debut) vs. Alice Yauger (4-5)
Bellator 180: Davis vs. Bader Preliminary Card (Bellator.com):
- Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Ryan Couture (10-5) vs. Haim Gozali (7-3)
- Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Jerome Mickle (2-1) vs. Anthony Giacchina (1-1)
- Catchweight Preliminary Bout (168 1bs.): John Salgado (4-7-1) vs. Hugh McKenna (0-1)
- Catchweight Preliminary Bout (130 1bs.): Matt Rizzo (9-2, 1 NC) vs. Sergio da Silva (6-8)
- Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Nate Grebb (3-1) vs. Bradley Desir (9-5)
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