Tomorrow’s “WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz” event is now officially set, as bantamweight champion Brian Bowles, challenger Dominck Cruz, and the rest of the 11 fight card successfully made weight today for Saturday’s Versus-televised event at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
Both Bowles and Cruz tipped the scale under the 135-pound division limit, with Bowles coming in at 134.5 pounds and Cruz at 134.
Other notable results included former bantamweight champ Miguel Torres (134.5) vs. Joseph Benavidez (135) and Jens Pulver (145.5) vs. Javier Vazquez (145).
MMAFrenzy.com will also have video of the weigh-ins available later tonight, just keep an eye on this post for a link when it’s available.
The complete WEC 47 weigh-in results were:
MAIN CARD (Versus)
- Brian Bowles (c) (134.5) vs. Dominick Cruz (134)
WEC Bantamweight Championship
- Miguel Torres (134.5) vs. Joseph Benavidez (135)
- Jens Pulver (145.5) vs. Javier Vazquez (145)
- Deividas Taurosevicius (145) vs. LC Davis (144.5)
- Bart Palaszewski (155) vs. Karen Darabedyan (155)
PRELIMINARY CARD (unaired)
- Chad George (135.5) vs. Scott Jorgensen (135)
- Erik Koch (144) vs. Chad Mendes (145)
- Danny Castillo (155.5) vs. Anthony Pettis (154.5)
- Leonard Garcia (145) vs. George Roop (145.5)
- Courtney Buck (145) vs. Fredson Paixao (144.5)
- Bendy Casimir (155.5) vs. Ricardo Lamas (155)
Pictured: Brian Bowles