Bellator 179 Weigh-In Results
Bellator 179 features one of the most anticipated fights of the year for the Spike TV promotion, as former UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald makes his promotional debut. He faces heavy-handed Brit Paul Daley in a fight that will have major implications for the welterweight division.
The rest of the card features a number of intriguing matchups, including the return of former light-heavyweight champ Liam McGeary and a catchweight bout between Kevin "Baby Slice" Ferguson and DJ Griffin:
Welterweight Main Event: Rory MacDonald (170.1) vs. Paul Daley (170.8)
Light Heavyweight Co-Main Event: Linton Vassell (205) vs. Liam McGeary (205.5)
Heavyweight Feature Bout: Augusto Sakai (263.75) vs. Cheick Kongo (244)
Catchweight Feature Bout: D.J. Griffin (164) vs. Kevin “Baby Slice” Ferguson Jr. (165)
Welterweight Feature Bout: Dan Vinni (169.4) vs. Alex Lohore (170)