Bellator 284 Weigh Ins

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The Bellator 284 weigh ins are all accounted for and only a few fighters missed their marks. The event takes place Friday, August 12 from the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Prelims begin at 6:00 PM ET and the main card goes live at 9:00 PM ET.

The main event is USA native Neiman Gracie (11-3-0) taking on Brazilian Goiti Yamauchi (27-5-0) in the welterweight division. Gracie is looking to make a statement since his decision loss to Logan Storley earlier this year. Yamauchi may prove difficult however, having stopped his last two opponents in the first round.

The co-main event is Russian fighter Valentin Moldavsky (11-2-0) vs Steve Mowry (10-0-0) in the heavyweight division. Moldavsky was on a tear in the division, before his January loss to Ryan Bader, in a five round decision. Not only does Mowry remain undefeated, he has finished every fighter he’s met in Bellator, with only one fighter making it out of the first round.

Here’s a video, courtesy of Bellator MMA, of the weigh ins. Below that, are the remaining Bellator 284 weigh ins.

Bellator 284 Weigh Ins

Main Card (airing on Showtime at 9:00 PM ET)

Neiman Gracie (11-3-0), (170.4lbs) vs Goiti Yamauchi (27-5-0), (170lbs) – welterweight bout

Valentin Moldavsky (11-2-0), (238.2lbs) vs Steve Mowry (10-0-0), (249.8lbs) – heavyweight bout

Ilima-Lei MacFarlane (11-2-0), (129lbs)* vs Bruna Ellen (6-3-0), (l125.6bs) – women’s flyweight bout

Said Sowma (8-3-0), (243.3lbs) vs Gokhan Saricam (7-1-0), (248.2lbs) – heavyweight bout

Austin Vanderford (11-1-0), (184.4lbs) vs Aaron Jeffery (12-3-0), (185lbs) – middleweight bout

Prelims (airing on Showtime airing at 6:00 PM ET)

Josh Hill (21-4-0), (135.8lbs) vs Marcos Breno (14-2-0), (136lbs) – bantamweight bout

Deanna Bennet (12-7-1), (125.2lbs) vs Justine Kish (8-5-0), (128.4lbs)* – women’s flyweight bout

Sullivan Cauley (3-0-0), (205.4lbs) vs Tyson Jeffries (debut), (201.8lbs) – light heavyweight bout

Pat Downey (debut), (186lbs) vs Keyes Nelson (0-3-0), (183.6lbs) – middleweight bout

Isaiah Hokit (1-1-0), (154lbs) vs Nick Perez (debut), (157.4lbs)* – featherweight bout – cancelled

Bailey Schoenfelder (2-0-0), (227.8lbs) vs Mark Currier (1-1-0), (260.6lbs) – heavyweight bout

Mitchell Mckee (2-0-0), (135lbs) vs Tony Ortega (5-4-0), (134.6lbs) – bantamweight bout

Brett Bye (2-0-0), (173.8lbs) vs M, A, Yah Ii (8-0-0), (174.4lbs) – contract weight fight at 175lbs

That wraps it up for the Bellator 284 weigh ins. Two fighters will be fined for missing weight and Hokit vs Perez is cancelled. Be sure to tune into Showtime when the event goes live Friday, August 12, 2022 at 6:00 PM PT.

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