Daniel Weichel, Desmond Green Cleared for Featherweight Tourney Final at Bellator 119

By Mike Whitman May 8, 2014
Daniel Weichel and Desmond Green made weight for their 145-pound tourney final. | Jeff Miller/Sherdog.com

Both Bellator 119 headliners were cleared to compete at Thursday’s weigh-ins, with Daniel Weichel and Desmond Green stepping on the scale at 145.8 and 145.2 pounds, respectively.

Their Season 10 tournament final will headline Friday’s event, which takes place at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, and additionally features a 160-pound catch-weight co-headliner between UFC alumni John Alessio (160) and Eric Wisely (159.6).

The evening’s Spike TV-broadcast main card will also showcase one of Bellator’s best heavyweight prospects, as Raphael Butler (262.2) meets the experienced Nick Rossborough (244.1). Meanwhile, former Strikeforce title contender Marius Zaromskis (170.1) will lock horns with Vaughn Anderson (170.6) at welterweight.

The show’s preliminary draw streams live and free on Spike.com, highlighted by a featherweight showdown between former IFL standout Chris Horodecki (145.9) and ex-Sengoku ruler Marlon Sandro (145.9). Tournament veteran Brian Rogers (185.6) will also be in action, as “The Professional Predator” battles Adrian Miles (186) at middleweight.

Bellator 119 Weigh-In Results:

Desmond Green (145.2) vs. Daniel Weichel (145.8)
John Alessio (160) vs. Eric Wisely (159.6)
Marius Zaromskis (170.1) vs. Vaughn Anderson (170.6)
Raphael Butler (262.2) vs. Nick Rossborough (244.1)
Chris Horodecki (145.9) vs. Marlon Sandro (145.9)
Brian Rogers (185.6) vs. Adrian Miles (186)
Stuart Austin (228.6) vs. Craig Hudson (261.3)
Jason Meisel (*158.7) vs. Remy Bussieres (155.5)
Chris Kelades (129.5) vs. Malcolm Gordon (129.9)

*Meisel failed to make the lightweight limit. As a result his fight will be contested at a 158-pound catch-weight.
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