Bellator 259 ceremonial weigh-ins take place today at 1 p.m. ET, and you can watch live right here on MMA Junkie.
In the Bellator 259 main event, women’s featherweight champ Cris Cyborg (23-2 MMA, 2-0 BMMA) takes on challenger Leslie Smith (12-8-1 MMA, 2-1 BMMA) in a rematch of their initial 2016 clash.
Bellator 259 takes place Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The main card airs on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.
The complete Bellator 259 lineup includes:
MAIN CARD (Showtime, 9 p.m. ET)
- Champ Cris Cyborg vs. Leslie Smith – for featherweight title
- Darrion Caldwell vs. Leandro Higo
- Fabian Edwards vs. Austin Vanderford
- Maycon Mendonca vs. Jaleel Willis
- Hannah Guy vs. Valerie Loureda
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMA Junkie, 5:30 p.m. ET)
- Nate Andrews vs. Saad Awad
- Tyree Fortune vs. Grant Neal
- Sumiko Inaba vs. Kristina Katsikis
- Sean Felton vs. Aviv Gozali
- Davion Franklin vs. Tyler King
- Janay Harding vs. Leah McCourt
- Brett Johns vs. Danny Sabatello
- Alfie Davis vs. Alexander Shabliy