Bellator Welterweights Set For Season 5 Tournament

The eight competitors for the Season 5 Welterweight Tournament all successfully made weight at today’s official weigh-in. The tournament kicks off with Bellator 49 on Saturday, September 10th from the Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The main card will be shown live on MTV2 beginning at 9:00 pm while the preliminary card will be streamed online at Spike.com. The video below will introduce you to the eight welterweights who are out to capture the tournament and earn a title shot against current champion Ben Askren.



Bellator 49 Weigh-in Results courtesy of Bellator.com

Main Card
Chris Lozano (170.5 lbs) vs. Brent Weedman (170 lbs)
Ben Saunders (171 lbs) vs. Chris Cisneros (171 lbs)
Luis Santos (171 lbs) vs. Dan Hornbuckle (170.5 lbs)
Steve Carl (171 lbs) vs. Douglas Lima (171.4 lbs)

Preliminary Card
Scott Heckman (146 lbs) vs. Alexandre Bezerra (147 lbs)
LeVon Maynard (171 lbs) vs. Giedrius Karavackas (170.8 lbs)
Joel Roberts (145.4 lbs) vs. Brylan Van Artsdalen (144.2 lbs)
Lester Caslow (149 lbs) vs. James Jones (149 lbs)
J.A. Dudley (253.5 lbs) vs. Azunna Anyanwu (258 lbs)