Bellator 40 Weigh-In Results: Ben Askren Vs. Nick Thompson Official

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All fighters made weight for Bellator 40. The event, to be shown live on MTV2, is headlined by a non-title fight between Ben Askren and Nick Thompson.

All fighters made weight for Bellator 40, an event headlined by a non-title affair between Bellator Welterweight Champion Ben Askren and MMA veteran Nick "The Goat" Thompson. The fights will take place at the First Council Casino in Newkirk, Oklahoma. Bellator 40 will be broadcast live on Saturday, April 9 at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT on MTV2.

Here's how the rest of the televised card stacks up:

Also on the main card will be two semifinal bouts featuring Jay Hieron battling Brent Weedman to determine Rick Hawn's opponent in the Bellator Welterweight Finals, while Michael Chandler and Lloyd Woodard, enter the cage for a chance to fight the dangerous Patricky Pitbull in the Lightweight Finals.

The official results of tonight's weigh-in are as follows:

Main card:

Ben Askren 170.6lbs vs. Nick Thompson 170.8lbs

Brent Weedman 170.2lbs vs. Jay Hieron 170.5lbs

Lloyd Woodard 155lbs vs. Michael Chandler 155lbs

Under card:

Nate James 170lbs vs. Tyler Stinson 170lbs

Josh Burns 257.2lbs vs. Eric Prindle 265lbs

David Rickles 169lbs vs. Dylan Smith 169lbs

Cody Carrillo 155lbs vs. Michael Osborn 155lbs

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