On Friday, April 6, Bellator MMA will host its 196th event from the BOK Hall in Budapest, Hungary. The event precedes Bellator Kickboxing 9 from the same venue.

In the night’s main event, former welterweight title challenger Benson Henderson takes on fellow UFC veteran Roger Huerta in a lightweight contest. Arizona’s Henderson has fallen on tough times since joining Bellator, losing three of his last four, including back-to-back decision losses to Patricky Freire and Michael Chandler. The 34-year-old Huerta returns to the promotion for the first time since 2010.

The night’s main card airs on tape-delay on the Paramount Network at 9 p.m. ET.

Below are the results of the event’s weigh-ins which took place Thursday, April 5.

Bellator 196 Weigh-in Results
Benson Henderson (153) vs. Roger Huerta (154)
Adam Borics (146) vs. Teodor Nikolov (146)
Denise Kielholtz (125) vs. Petra Castkova (125)
Brian Moore (145) vs. Giorgio Belsanti (143)
Ed Ruth (174) vs. Ion Pascu (173)
Norbert Novenyi (185) vs. Mehmet Yueksel (184)

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