Bellator MMA makes its debut in Japan this Saturday for an exciting co-promoted event with RIZIN Fighting Federation.
The event will feature stars from both Bellator MMA and RIZIN FF, with a trio of female fights featuring across the main and postliminary card.
The main card airs live on Paramount Network & DAZN from 10pm EST and features an exciting women’s flyweight showdown between RIZIN’s Kana Watanabe and Bellator’s Ilara Joanne.
The postliminary card will air live on the Bellator MMA YouTube channel, immediately following the main card (according to MMA Fighting). Featuring a pair of super atomweight bouts when Andy Nguyen takes on Ai Shimizu and Kanna Asakura battles Jayme Hinshaw.
Ahead of the event, the fighters have successfully hit the scale. Take a look at the official weigh-in results below:
Bellator Japan weigh-in results
Main Card (10pm ET on Paramount Network & DAZN)
Flyweight: Kana Watanabe (124.8) vs. Ilara Joanne (125.9)
Postliminary Card (Immediately following Main Card on Bellator YouTube)
Super Atomweight: Andy Nguyen (TBA) vs. Ai Shimizu (TBA)
Super Atomweight: Kanna Asakura (TBA) vs. Jayme Hinshaw (TBA)
Note: The postliminary card was not featured on the Bellator Japan public weigh-ins. The results have not yet been released, check back soon for updates.