Bellator 27 Weigh-ins: Champ Soto vs Joe Warren
Two Joe's are fighting on this season of Bellator 27.
Bellator Champion for the featherweight division, Joe Soto (144.8 pounds) and season 2 tournament winner Joe Warren (143.6) were making a “No-Issue” fight for their main event which will take place on Thursday at Majestic Theatre in San Antonio.
Soto, chose to strip down before stepping on the scale. Because he is fighting a battle for the title, the champion did not have a one pound allowance and had to return to or lighter than 145 pounds. Luckily, he had two-tenths pound to spare.
Bellator 27’s main card also features a three opening-round bouts from the eight-field bantamweight tournament. All six event competitors were easily within the 136-pound limit.
The full weigh-in results included:
Champ Joe Soto (144.8) vs. Joe Warren (143.6)
Ulysses Gomez (135.2) vs. Travis Reddinger (135)
Zach Makovsky (134.4) vs. Nick Mamalis (135.8)
Bryan Goldsby (135.8) vs. Ed West (135)
Andrew Craig (184) vs. Rodrigo Pinheiro (185)
Aaron Barringer (154.4) vs. Gilbert Jimenez (154.2)
Dale Mitchell (264.2) vs. Richard Odoms (260.4)
Andrew Chappelle (169.6) vs. Joe Christopher (170.6)
Shane Faulkner (204.6) vs. Jon Kirk (205)
Ernest De La Cruz (145.5) vs. Steven Peterson (144.4)