Bellator 53 goes down tomorrow night from the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma and all fighters, with the exception of Emanuel Brooks, made weight for their respective bouts today.
The four men at the the top of the card will be competing in the Bellator season five welterweight tournament semi-finals. The winners of those bouts will face off next month for a fat payday and the chance to meet welterweight champ Ben Askren.
Preliminary Card (Spike.com)
-Emanuel Brooks (160.5)* vs. Greg Scott (157)
-Raphael Davis (206) vs. Myron Dennis (204.5)
– A.J. Matthews (175) vs. Rudy Bears (174)
-Darryl Cobb (185) vs. Giva Santana (185.5)
Main Card (MTV2)
-Josh Burns (262.5) vs. Thiago Santos (263.5)
-Kenny Foster (146) vs. Ronnie Mann (145.75)
-Chris Lozano (169.75) vs. Douglas Lima (170.5)
-Luis Santos (170.5) vs. Ben Saunders (170.5)
*Brooks will have two hours to make the 157lbs. catchweight.