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Bellator 48 Weigh-In Results

Weigh-ins for Bellator 48 took place on Aug. 19 from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The event is headlined by the conclusion of the featherweight tournament featuring Pat Curran taking on the former Sengoku featherweight champion Marlon Sandro. In other action, former UFC heavyweight champion Ricco Rodriguez is taking on the first person to knock Kimbo Slice out, Seth Petruzelli.  The main card is being televised live on MTV2 on Aug. 20, at 9 p.m. ET.

Main Card

  • Pat Curran (145 lbs.) vs. Marlon Sandro (145 lbs.)
  • Cole Konrad (264.5 lbs.) vs. Paul Buentello (255 lbs.)
  • Ricco Rodriguez (229.75 lbs.) vs. Seth Petruzelli (224 lbs.)
  • Juan Barrantes (155.25 lbs.) vs. Renê Nazare (156 lbs.)

Preliminary Card

  • Saul Almeida (146 lbs.) vs. Tateki Matsuda (145.25 lbs.)
  • Brett Oteri (170 lbs.) vs. Ryan Quinn (170 lbs.)
  • Andrew Calandrelli (155.5 lbs.) vs. Matt Nice (155.5 lbs.)
  • Nik Fekete (205 lbs.) vs. Mark Griffin (205 lbs.)
  • Dan Cramer (205 lbs.) vs. Jeff Nader (204 lbs.)

Photo: Marlon Sandro (Bellator)

About The Author

Richard Wilcoxon
Staff Writer

An East Coast native, Richard Wilcoxon grew up a die hard fan of traditional team sports. In the early 1990's, he stumbled onto the sport of MMA and has been hooked ever since. He started writing about the sport on his Sporting News member blog in 2005 where he worked to spread his passion for the sport. He eventually became an official staff writer for Sporting News' "The Rumble" MMA/boxing blog before joining The MMA Corner.