Bellator 259 weigh-in results

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UNCASVILLE, Conn. – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Thursday’s official Bellator 259 fighter weigh-ins.

The weigh-ins take place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The same venue hosts Friday’s event, which has a main card on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.

Among those weighing in are women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg (23-2 MMA, 2-0 BMMA) and challenger Leslie Smith (12-8-1 MMA, 2-2 BMMA), who meet in the main event.

The full Bellator 259 weigh-in results include:

MAIN CARD (Showtime, 9 p.m. ET)

  • Champ Cris Cyborg (144.6) vs. Leslie Smith () – for women’s featherweight title

  • Darrion Caldwell (135.6) vs. Leandro Higo ()

  • Christian Edwards (205.3) vs. Ben Parrish (205.3)

  • Maycon Mendonca (170.9) vs. Jaleel Willis (170.3)

  • Fabian Edwards (185.5) vs. Austin Vanderford (185.3)

PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 5:30 p.m. ET)

  • Nate Andrews (155.7) vs. Saad Awad ()

  • Tyree Fortune (205.3) vs. Grant Neal (204.4)

  • Sumiko Inaba (125.5) vs. Kristina Katsikis (125.8)

  • Sean Felton (154.3) vs. Aviv Gozali (155.7)

  • Hannah Guy (125.2) vs. Valerie Loureda (125.8)

  • Davion Franklin (264.8) vs. Tyler King (246.3)

  • Janay Harding (145.1) vs. Leah McCourt ()

  • Brett Johns (135.4) vs. Danny Sabatello (135.6)

  • Alfie Davis () vs. Alexander Shabliy (154.8)