All fighters make weight for Bellator's Spike TV debut

All 22 fighters on the card made weight Wednesday for Thursday night's Bellator MMA debut on Spike TV.

The event at the University of California-Irvine's Bren Center features two title bouts. For the lightweight title main event, champion Michael Chandler (10-0) weighed in at 154.6. Challenger Rick Hawn (14-1) hit the 155-pound limit on the nose.

"I'm excited to go out there with a great competitor like Rick Hawn, let's do this," said Curran.

"It's been a long time coming, I've been waiting for this fight and I'm ready to go, said Hawn.

Featherweight champ Pat Curran (17-4) also came in under the limit, tipping the scales at 144.8. His challenger, Patricio "Pitbull" Freire weighed in at 144.5.

Complete weigh-in results:

Michael Chandler (154.6) vs. Rick Hawn (155)

Seth Petruzelli (204.8) vs. Jacob Noe (205.9)

Renato Sobral (205.3) vs. Mikhail Zayats (205.7)

Pat Curran (144.8) vs. Patricio Freire (144.5)

Aaron Miller (145.8) vs. Joe Camacho (145.8)

Hector Ramirez (204.8) vs. Jason Lambert (205.5)

Brian Warren (160) vs. J.J. Ambrose (164.5)*

Emanuel Newton (205.4) vs. Atanas Djambazov (205.6)

Savant Young (155.5) vs. Mike Guymon (155.7)

Joe Williams (170.7) vs. Jamie Yager (170.8)

Mario Navarro (144.5) vs. Cleber Luciano (144.9)

*Fight was previously agreed to as a catchweight 165 pounds.

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