Main event title fight is official as bantamweight champion Nathaniel Wood and challenger Josh Reed make championship weight ahead of their main event bout in London
The Cage Warriors 86 weigh-ins took place on Friday afternoon in London as all the fighters on the card successfully made weight ahead of their bouts on Saturday night.
The world title fight at the top of the card was made official when champion Nathaniel Wood tipped the scales at (134.7lbs) and challenger Josh Reed weighed in at (133.8lbs) for the bantamweight championship main event.
The co-main event will feature a battle between two welterweight contenders, as Hakon Boss (170.5lbs) faces off against Jamie Richardson (170.2lbs), while the main card will also see lightweight fan favourites Sean Carter (155.3lbs) and Joe McColgan (155.8lbs) going head to head.
Flyweights Sam Creasey (125lbs) and Paul Marin (125lbs) round out the main card at Indigo at The O2 Arena..
Cage Warriors 86 will have the biggest ever TV exposure for a European promotion with the pro prelims being streamed live via the Sport Bible Facebook page (10.3million likes) and the main card will be broadcast on new free-to-air TV channel FreeSports which reaches 17million UK homes, as well as UFC FightPass, BT Sport via the red button, Viaplay, Setanta Eurasia, ELEVEN, Sportube.tv, D Sports and K+.
As well as a packed card of fights, British UFC stars and former Cage Warriors champions Dan ‘The Outlaw’ Hardy and Jack Marshman, plus Cage Warriors ring girl Edith Labelle will also be in attendance on fight night to meet and greet the fans.
CAGE WARRIORS 86: FIGHT CARD
Broadcast live on, Freesports, BT Sport, Setanta Eurasia, Viasat, ELEVEN, PPTV and streamed worldwide on UFC Fight Pass
Nathaniel Wood (134.7) vs Josh Reed (133.8)
Jamie Richardson (170.2) vs Håkon Foss (170.5)
Sean Carter (155.3) vs Joe McColgan (155.8)
Sam Creasey (125.8) vs Paul Marin (124.9)
Junior Karanta (251.2) vs Adel Ghaddou (211.4)
Streamed live on the The Sports Bible Facebook page
Darren O’Gorman (133.2) vs Brian Bouland (134.9)
Arvydas Juska (184.6) vs Alex Thorne (183.4)
Marcus Paul (184.4) vs Maciej Gierszewski (182.1)
Eric Nolan (148.5) vs Mehdi Saadi (148.1)
VERY limited tickets are available for the event, so fans are advised to move quickly to secure their spots in a packed house for what’s sure to be another spectacular night in London.
Tickets for Cage Warriors 86 are available from the Indigo at The O2 website.