Everyone on the Bellator 66 card made weight tonight. Here are the official numbers: Main Card: Eddie Alvarez (154.5) vs. Shinya Aoki (154.5) Brian Rogers (185) vs. Andreas Spang (185) Maiquel Falcao (185) vs. Vyacheslav Vasilevsky (185.5) Rick Hawn (155) vs. Lloyd Woodard (154.5) Thiago Michel (154.5) vs. Brent Weedman (155) Preliminary Card Jessica Eye (130) vs. Anita Rodriguez (130.5) John Hawk (203.5) vs. Marcus Vanttinen (205) Dan Spohn (204) vs. Attila Vegh (200) Frank Carabello (145) vs. Donny Walker (144) Joe Heiland (155) vs. Julian Lane (155)
Bellator champ Hector Lombard calls out Strikeforce champ Ronaldo Jacare Souza. From Sherdog: "With Hector’s win tonight, I’ve said many times the opportunity for Hector to fight Jacare would be spectacular," Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney said at the postfight news conference. "I’d love to see it." "Rebney also said he wants to pit his welterweight champion, Ben Askren, against Strikeforce titleholder Nick Diaz. The Bellator boss explained that co-promotional bouts with Strikeforce would likely be three-round non-title fights. " Photo by Dave Mandel via Sherdog.
"MMANews.com can confirm that JZ Cavalcante will be returning to action in September to take on Eddie Alvarez in light weight action at DREAM 11 in Japan. Cavalcante's management confirmed the bout with MMANews.com earlier today. The bout will take place on September 23rd in Tokyo on a card that will also feature the semi finals of the DREAM Featherweight Grand Prix." MMA News UPDATE Eddie Alvarez manager Monte Cox denies that this fight has been signed and says Alvarez will NOT be fighting in DREAM.11