Bellator 228 Ceremonial Weigh-In Photo Highlights

Patricio Pitbull and Juan Archuleta, Bellator 228 weigh-in
Patricio Pitbull and Juan Archuleta, Bellator 228 weigh-in Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press

While Bellator 227 and Bellator: Dublin were unfolding in Ireland, the stars of Bellator 228 in Los Angeles Saturday were hitting the scales Friday. The official weigh-in went down Friday morning, while a ceremonial affair took place a few hours later, with fighters facing off.

All the key players made weight for the event, which will see the second half of the featherweight grand prix opening round unfold. Plus, Lyoto Machida takes on Gegard Mousasi, in a fight that will go down as the last of the night to allow for the grand prix selection process to take place.

Check below for weigh-in results and an exclusive gallery of photo highlights from the ceremonial weigh-in!

Bellator 228 Weigh-In Results:

Main Card (10PM ET, DAZN)

Featherweight: Patricio Freire (c) (144.9) vs. Juan Archuleta (144.6)
Middleweight: Lyoto Machida (186) vs. Gegard Mousasi (186)
Featherweight: A. J. McKee (144.9) vs. Georgi Karakhanyan (145)
Featherweight: Darrion Caldwell (144.9) vs. Henry Corrales (144.4)
Featherweight: Daniel Weichel (144.2) vs. Saul Rogers (144.8)

Preliminary card (Bellator App/Cageside Press, 7:30PM ET)

Catchweight (175 lbs.): Michael Jasper (174.7) vs. Johnny Cisneros (175.6)
Catchweight (130 lbs.): Benji Gomez (130) vs. Jonathan Santa Maria (129.3)
Lightweight: Joshua Jones (155.9) vs. Dominic Clark (155.6)
Featherweight: Weber Almeida (144.5) vs. Castle Williams (144.1)
Bantamweight: Jason Edwards (134.4) vs. Adrian Najera (135.4)
Catchweight (165 lbs.): Antonio McKee (163.2) vs. William Sriyapai (167.9)*
Catchweight (165 lbs.): Emilio Williams (162.9) vs. Ian Butler (164.8)
Featherweight: AJ Agazarm (146) vs. Jonathan Quiroz (144.7)
Middleweight: Osman Diaz (184.4) vs. Andre Walker (184.5)
Women’s Strawweight: Ava Knight (114.9) vs. Shannon Goughary (116)
Catchweight (133 lbs.): James Barnes (132.1) vs. David Duran (132)
Bantamweight: Shawn Bunch (135) vs. Leandro Higo (136)

* missed weight