Former two-division champion and current heavyweight titleholder Ryan Bader defends his belt against interim champion Valentin Moldavsky live on Showtime from Footprint Center in Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday, January 29. Tickets can be purchased through TicketNetwork. A day before the fight show the athletes stepped on the scales to make it official for their respective MMA bouts.
The date when Bellator 273 airs live in the UK and Australia is Sunday, January 30.
Bader weighed-in at 232.2 lbs. Moldavsky showed 234.4 lbs. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.
Lightweights Benson Henderson and Islam Mamedov tipped the scales at 155.8 lbs and 155.6 lbs, respectively, for their three-round co-main event. Get Bellator 273: Bader vs Moldavsky full fight card and weigh-in results below.
Bellator 273: Bader vs Moldavsky fight card
- Ryan Bader (232.2) vs. Valentin Moldavsky (234.4) – Bader’s Bellator heavyweight title
- Benson Henderson (155.8) vs. Islam Mamedov (155.6)
- Henry Corrales (145.8) vs. Aiden Lee (145.8)
- Sabah Homasi (170.8) vs. Jaleel Willis (170.2)
- Darrion Caldwell (135.8) vs. Enrique Barzola (136)
- Saad Awad (156) vs. Chris Gonzalez (155.6)
- Dalton Rosta (184.6) vs. Duane Johnson (185.6)
- Nikita Mikhailov (135.6) vs. Blaine Shutt (134)
- Lucas Brennan (145.4) vs. Ben Lugo (146)
- Sullivan Cauley (205.9) vs. Ben Parrish (205.2)