The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 166:Dantas vs. Warren 2” took place this evening inside of the MIST nightclub at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, OK. The competitors are now ready for action tomorrow at the WinStar World Casino, with the event airing LIVE and FREE on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT.
The Spike-televised main card is headlined by a bantamweight world title rematch pitting current belt holder Eduardo Dantas (18-4) against “The Baddest Man on the Planet” Joe Warren (14-5). In addition, Ray Wood (7-2) will take a short-notice bout to challenge undefeated prospect A.J. McKee (5-0) in the co-main event. Lastly, Marcos Galvao (17-7-1) and L.C. Davis (23-7) will square off in a bantamweight feature fight, while Chris Honeycutt (8-1, 1 NC) challenges Ben Reiter (17-1-1) in a 195-pound catchweight bout.
“Bellator 166: Dantas vs. Warren 2” takes place at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, OK., and airs live and free Friday on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT., while “Bellator 167: Caldwell vs. Taimanglo 2” airs live and free Saturday on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT. Preliminary bouts for both events will stream live on Bellator.com and The Bellator Mobile App.
Main Card: (Live on SPIKE – 9 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT)
Bantamweight World Title Main Event: Eduardo Dantas (134.6) vs. Joe Warren (133.7)
Featherweight Co-Main Event: A.J. McKee (145.8) vs. Ray Wood (145.8)
Catchweight Feature Bout: Marcos Galvao (137.6) vs. L.C. Davis (136)
Catchweight Feature Bout (195 lbs.): Chris Honeycutt (194) vs. Ben Reiter (194.1)
Preliminary Card: (Bellator.com – 7:15 p.m. ET/6:15 p.m. CT)
Catchweight Preliminary Bout (159 lbs.): Treston Thomison (155.4) vs. Dawond Pickney (159)
Catchweight Preliminary Bout (163 lbs.): Chris Jones (163.7) vs. Derrick Adkins (161.9)
Middleweight Preliminary Bout: Gregory Babene (185.7) vs. Emiliano Sordi (185.5)
Catchweight Preliminary Bout (210 lbs.): Kinny Spotwood (208) vs. John King (207.7)
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