Bellator 217 weigh-in results
All the fighters stepped on the scales today in Dublin ahead of Bellator 217 tomorrow. James Gallagher and Steven Graham both made weight to make the Main Event for tomorrow night official. The co-main event which is arguably the biggest domestic MMA fight in Irish history is also official as Peter Queally and Myles Price both hit the scales at 155.4lbs.
Two fighters failed to make weight, Shaun Taylor came in 4.4lbs over the Middleweight limit for his bout with Will Fleury while Hatice Ozyurt missed the mark by 2lbs. Both fights will go ahead despite fighters missing weight. Two fights will take place at catchweight, Ian Cleary will take on George Courtney in a catchweight bout, Courtney took this fight on short notice. Another very recent bout added to the card was the one between Daniele Scatizzi and Alfie Davis. This bout was added only recently and both agreed to fight at a catchweight of 165lb.
Bantamweight Main Event: James Gallagher (136) vs. Steven Graham (135.6)
Lightweight Co-Main Event: Peter Queally (155.4) vs. Myles Price (155.4)
Welterweight Main Card Bout: Kiefer Crosbie (170.6) vs. Daniel Olejniczak (170)
Featherweight Main Card Bout: Richie Smullen (145.2) vs. Adam Gustab (145.6)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Charlie Ward (184.8) vs. Jamie Stephenson (185.2)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Paul Redmond (156.0) vs. Charlie Leary (154.6)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Richard Kiely (170.4) vs. Mickael Bucher (169.4)
Welterweight Preliminary Bout: Walter Gahadza (170.4) vs. Ruben Crawford (170.8)
Flyweight Preliminary Bout: Ryan Curtis (125.8) vs. Luis Gonzalez (124.8)
Women’s Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Leah McCourt (146.0) vs. Hatice Ozyurt** (148.0)
Women’s Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Olga Rubin (145.4) vs. Iony Razafiarison (142.0)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Will Fleury (185.4) vs. Shaun Taylor* (190.4)
165lbs- Catchweight Preliminary Bout: Alfie Davies (164.2) vs. Daniele Scatizzi (164.0)
Lightweight Preliminary Bout: Sam Slater (155.2) vs. Chris Duncan (155.2)
Featherweight Preliminary Bout: Dylan Logan (145.6) vs. Andrew Murphy (145.2)
138.8lbs- Catchweight Bout: Ian Cleary (138.4) vs. George Courtney (138.4)
*Denotes fighter missed weight
** Denotes fighter missed weight
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