Bellator 267 weigh-in results: Douglas Lima, Michael Page on weight for rematch
The highly anticipated welterweight rematch between Douglas Lima and Michael Page is official.
Lima and Page managed to put on some weight on Thursday ahead of their main clash at the Bellator 267 event on Friday. The card takes place at the SSE Arena in London and the main card is shown on Showtime.
Lima, the former Bellator welterweight champion, was first on the scales and weighed 169.4 pounds. Page was next and hit the championship weight on the nose at even 170 pounds.
“MVP” hopes to avenge the only loss of his professional career to Lima at Bellator 221 in May 2019, where he was eliminated in the second round. Since then, Page has five back-to-back wins – finishing four of those wins – including a first-round TKO victory over Derek Anderson in his last appearance at Bellator 258 in May.
Lima will be looking to break a two-fight slippage, which includes his failure in his bid to become a two-division champion against Gegard Mousasi at the Bellator 250 in October, and losing his 170-pound title by unanimous decision to Yaroslav Amosov at the Bellator. of June. 260 event.
Ahead of the main featherweight co-event, Leah McCourt and Jessica Borga formalized their fight by each hitting 145.8 pounds on the scales.
There were no hiccups during the procedure as all 24 fighters managed to gain weight, although the light fight between Charlie Leary and Benjamin Brander was scratched due to COVID-19 protocols, officials confirmed on Thursday. the promotion.
Check out the full Bellator 267 results below and watch the video of the weigh-in ceremony above:
Main Card, 4 p.m. ET, Showtime
Douglas Lima (169.4) vs. Michael Page (170)
Leah McCourt (145.8) vs. Jessica Borga (145.8)
Robert Whiteford (144.8) vs. Andrew Fisher (145.8)
Luke Trainer (205.2) vs. Yannick Bahati (206)
Tim Wilde (155.6) against Yves Landu (154.4)
Preliminary card, 12:30 p.m. ET, MMA bout
Michael Dubois (170.2) vs. Lewis Long (169.8)
Kane Mousah (155.2) vs. Davy Gallon (155.1)
Petra Castkova (125.6) vs. Elina Kallionidou (124.4)
Jack Grant (169.4) vs. Nathan Jones (170.6)
Fabacary Diatta (145.2) vs. Nathan Rose (145)
Chiara Penco (114.8) vs. Katharina Dalisda (115.4)
Khurshed Kakhorov (134.8) vs. Jair Junior (136)
*Charlie Leary vs. Benjamin Brander Striped Due to COVID Protocols