The Bellator 56 weigh-ins took place earlier this afternoon.

All fighters on the main card made weight. Bellator 56 will feature a welterweight title fight between champion Ben Askren and Jay Hieron. The card will also feature the semi-finals of the heavyweight tournament.

The weigh-in results:

  • Ben Askren (169.6) vs. Jay Hieron (169.8)
  • Neil Grove (264.6) vs. Thiago Santos (264.6)
  • Eric Prindle (264.2) vs. Ron Sparks (264.4)
  • Daniel Gallemore (247) vs. Derrick Ruffin (242.6)
  • Rudy Bears (169.6) vs. Marcio Navarro (169.8)
  • Adam Schindler (145.8) vs. Jeremy Spoon (145.4)
  • Dan Spohn (205.6) vs. Kelvin Tiller (206.4)
  • Emanuel “E.J.” Brooks (157) vs. Willian de Souza (155.8)
  • Jacob Aiken (131.4) vs. Jeimeson Saudino (136.8)
  • Aaron Ely (140.4) vs. Owen Evinger (135)

Fighters in non-title fights are allowed to weigh in one pound over the weight class limit.

Bellator 56 takes place tomorrow night at Memorial Hall in Kansas City and will air on MTV2.