ECC 17 Weigh-In Results
Fighters and some hardcore fans gathered at the Oasis Pub in Halifax this afternoon as Extreme Cage Combat held weigh-ins for there 17th event: Rise of the Champion,which will take place tomorrow night at the Halifax Forum. The night of fights will be headlined with a Middleweight title belt as top ten ranked Mike Kent will face rising star Elias Theodorou. The other match sees two of our top ten Featherweights do battle as number four Tristan Johnson takes on number 10 Jesse Gross.
Over 1/3 of the fighters on the card missed weight as six men were off the mark. (Tyler Lee, Dylan Mercer, Robin Smith, Ken Macleod, Josh Walker and Morteza Shahi). Jesse Gross originally weighed in at 146.2 but was able to make it after taking off his underwear in his 2nd attempt at 146 even. Shahi, Walker, Smith and Mercer will not be docked 20% because of their opponent missing weight. Tickets are still for sale for tomorrow night through ticketpro or by going to the Halifax Forum Box Office.
185lbs- Mike Kent (183.6) vs. Elias Theodorou (184.4)
***Middleweight Title Fight
145lbs-Jesse Gross (146) vs. Tristan Johnson (144.8)
155lbs-Pat Carroll (155.6) vs. Zack Quinlan (154.4)
155lbs-Ken Macleod (161.8)* vs. ”Judo” Jon Williams (154.8)
145lbs-Brian Johnson (143) vs. Tyler Lee (147.6)*
135lbs-Dylan Mercer (136.4)* vs. Robin Smith (140.6)*
150lbs-Morteza Shahi (154.8)* vs. Josh Walker (152.8)*
180lbs-Chad Symonds (179) vs. Matt Heim (180)