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Bellator 66 Weigh-Ins Make Friday Card Official; Aoki-Alvarez The Featured Bout

The rematch between Eddie Alvarez and Shinya Aoki is official, as both fighters made weight Thursday. Both men came in at 154.5 pounds, well under the lightweight limit.

Alvarez-Aoki will serve as the main event for Friday night’s Bellator 66 card from Cleveland. The five-fight main card will air on MTV beginning at 8 p.m. ET.

Both middleweight and lightweight semifinals will comprise the four remaining fights, with Andreas Spang taking on Brian Rogers and Vyacheslav Vasilevsky fighting Maiquel Falcao at 185. Lloyd Woodard vs. Rich Hawn and Brent Weedman vs. Thiago Michel comprise the 155-pound tilts.


Main Card

• Eddie Alvarez (154.5) vs. Shinya Aoki (154.5)

• Andreas Spang (185) vs. Brian Rogers (185) in middleweight tournament semifinal

• Vyacheslav Vasilevsky (185.5) vs. Maiquel Falcao (185) in middleweight tournament semifinal

• Lloyd Woodard (154.5) vs. Rick Hawn (155) in lightweight tournament semifinal

• Brent Weedman (155) vs. Thiago Michel (154.5) in lightweight tournament semifinal

Prelim Card

• Julian Lane (155) vs. Joe Heiland (155)

• John Hawk (203.5) vs. Marcus Vanttinen (205)

• Dan Spohn (204) vs. Attila Vegh (200)

• Donny Walker (144) vs. Frank Caraballo (145)

• Jessica Eye (130) vs. Anita Rodriguez (130.5)

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