One day before the finals of the Welterweight World Grand Prix inside the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn Rory MacDonald and Douglas Lima took to the scale.
Both MacDonald and Lima weighed in at 169.25, one pound under the welterweight limit, making their battle for the Tournament title, the welterweight title, and $1 million official.
The Bellator debut of former GLORY star Robin van Roosmalen was canceled after the kickboxer came in nine-pounds over the featherweight limit of 145-pounds.
Bellator 232: “MacDonald vs. Lima 2” Weigh-In Results:
Rory MacDonald (169.25) vs. Douglas Lima (169.25)
Paul Daley (174.75) vs. Saad Awad (173)
Patrick Mix (136) vs. Isaiah Chapman (136.25) ^2
Nick Newell (159.75) vs. Manny Muro (160)
Marcus Surin (155) vs. Devin Powell (155.25)
Zarrukh Adashev (125.5) vs. Tevin Dyce (125.25)
Robin van Roosmalen (155.25) vs. Cris Lencioni (145.25) ^1
Demetrios Plaza (170) vs. Ryan Evans (170)
Lance Gibson Jr. (155) vs. Dominic Jones (154.25)
John Douma (135) vs. Jornel Lugo (136)
Jonathan Lopez (124) vs. Dan Cormier (125.5)
Craig Campbell (158) vs. Kevin Ferguson Jr. (160)
^1 Roosmalen misses 145 lb. limit and one pound allowance (9.25 pounds over). The fight has been scratched and Lencioni will be paid his show money.
^2 Chapman is 0.25 lbs. over the one pound allowance and was not allowed to cut more weight. He was fined 20% of his purse and the bout will proceed as planned.