Joe Warren will look to make the first defense of his Bellator MMA bantamweight title against Marcos Galvao at Bellator 135 on Friday.
Both men successfully hit their contracted marks during weigh-ins on Thursday in Oklahoma, as Warren tipped the scales at 134.4 pounds, while Galvao checked in at 134.6. The event takes place at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla and airs on Spike TV beginning at 9 p.m. ET.
Warren defeated Galvao via maligned unanimous decision at Bellator 41. “The Baddest Man on the Planet” then went on to drop two consecutive fights, including one which resulted in losing his featherweight title against Pat Curran.
In addition to the main event, L.C. Davis (135.4) will meet Dream veteran Hideo Tokoro (135.6); former Ultimate Fighting Championship competitor Francis Carmont (204.8) makes his promotional debut against Guilherme Viana (205.6); and Ryan Couture (156) returns to face Dakota Cochrane (155.8).
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Bellator 135 Weigh-In Results:
Joe Warren (134.4) vs. Marcos Galvao (134.6)
L.C. Davis (135.4) vs. Hideo Tokoro (135.6)
Francis Carmont (204.8) vs. Guilherme Viana (205.6)
Ryan Couture (156) vs. Dakota Cochrane (155.8)
Alejandro Villalobos (145.2) vs. Emmanuel Sanchez (145.4)
Orlando Coulter (229.8) vs. Jeremiah O’Neal (242.4)
Sean Holden (169.6) vs. Tim Roman (170.8)
Neal Ewing (184.6) vs. Logan Nail (184.8)
Stephen Banaszak (146.8)* vs. Brad Mitchell (145.4)
Klayton Mai (126) vs. Xavier Siller (126)
Ivan Cole (134.4) vs. George Pacurariu (135.8)
*Banaszak missed weight.