Bellator 149: Shamrock vs. Gracie will take place February 19, 2016 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The event will air live in prime time on Spike TV following the preliminary card which will air here on MMA Mad.
The main event and co-main event of Bellator 149 was announced on the air during Bellator 145. President Scott Coker announced the main event fight would feature trilogy bout between combat sports legends Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie. Gracie initially beat Shamrock in fifty-seven seconds via rear-naked choke at their first meeting at UFC 1 in 1993. Subsequent to that bout, the duo fought him to a thirty-six minute draw at UFC 5 in 1995.
The co-main event is expected to feature a heavyweight bout between former Miami-Dade County street fighters Kevin Ferguson, aka “Kimbo Slice” and Dhafir Harris, aka “Dada 5000”
Check out the weigh-in results below as they happen along with the live stream of the event.
Main Card (Spike TV)
Ken Shamrock (201.2lbs) vs. Royce Gracie (190.8lbs)
Kimbo Slice (232lbs) vs. DADA 5000 (265lbs)
Daniel Pineda (148.2lbs) vs. Emmanuel Sanchez (149.2lbs)
Melvin Guillard (158lbs) vs. Derek Campos (155lbs)
Emanuel Newton (205lbs) vs. Linton Vassell (205.4lbs)
Preliminary Card (MMAMad.com)
Justin Wren (247lbs) vs. Juan Torres (259.8lbs)
Davis Sylvester (144.2lbs) vs. Jeremy Mahon (144.4lbs)
Charlie Ontiveros vs. James Christopherson
Ruben Esparza (184.2lbs) vs. Clovis Hancock (185.6lbs)
Adrian Yanez (134.6lbs) vs. Ryan Hollis (134.8lbs)
Isaac Villanueva (185.8lbs) vs. Richard Knepp (184.8lbs)
Mike Trinh (128.8lbs) vs. Joe Zamora (129.4lbs)
Jason Langellier (158.4lbs) vs. Anthony Ivy (154lbs)
Manny Lozoya (142lbs) vs. Jake Norsworthy (141.8lbs)