Sergei Kharitonov and Linton Vassell pose ahead of their heavyweight main event bout Thursday in Tel Aviv, Israel | Bellator MMA
At the Bellator 234 weigh-ins, all 42 fighters taking part in Thursday’s Bellator 234 fights stepped on the scale Wednesday.
In the main event, heavyweights Sergei Kharitonov and Linton Vassell successfully came in under the 265-pound limit (with one-pound allowance).
Welterweight Ameer Bashir came in 2.4 pounds heavy and will forfeit 20 percent of his purse to opponent Robson Gracie Jr. Lightweights Gustavo Wurlitzer and Vugar Keramov both missed weight, but their resulting fines are offsetting. Both bouts will proceed as scheduled.
Bellator 234 takes place Thursday afternoon in Tel Aviv, Israel. The North American broadcast will air on tape delay Friday evening.
Check out Bellator 234 weigh-in results below.
Main Card (Paramount Network, DAZN, 9 p.m. ET)
Sergei Kharitonov (260.2) vs. Linton Vassell (238.6)
Roger Huerta (155.6) vs. Sidney Outlaw (156)
Aviv Gozali (156) vs. Zaka Fatullazade (152.6)
Haim Gozali (170.2) vs. Artur Pronin (171)
Austin Vanderford (184.2) vs. Grachik Bozinyan (185.8)
Preliminaries (MMA Fighting, 6 p.m. ET)
Olga Rubin (145.4) vs. Sinead Kavanagh (145.4)
Robson Gracie Jr. (170.8) vs. Ameer Bashir (173.4)*
Adam Keresh (256.5) vs. Vladimir Fedin (217.2)
Shimon Smotritsky (170.4) vs. Illia Hladkii (169.2)
Gustavo Wurlitzer (158.8) vs. Vugar Keramov (157.8)**
Kirill Medvedovsky (157) vs. Akhmed Fararzha (151.6) – 157-pound catchweight
Raz Bring (135.6) vs. Naziri Daniliuk (134.2)
Ofir Leibel (154.4) vs. Mikail Dulgher (153.6)
Ron Becker (135.8) vs. Artem Kazartsev (132.2)
Ben Cohen (134) vs. Maksym Tkachuk (132.4)
Eli Aronov (202.8) vs. Sari Hleihil (197)
Itay Lipszyc (125.2) vs. Itzik Yakobov (123)
Nika Ben Tuashy (171) vs. Rafael Aronov (169.8)
Nisim Rozalis (221) vs. Noam Voldman (219.4) – 220-pound catchweight
Itay Tratner (144) vs. Elias Mamadov (144.6)
Tomer Maslis (168.4) vs. David Malka (164.2)
*Ameer Bashir missed the welterweight limit and will forfeit 20 percent of his purse to Robson Gracie Jr.
**Wurlitzer and Keramov both missed the lightweight limit, but the fines offset one another
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