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Jay Jay Wilson misses weight by over four kilos for Bellator 265 co-main occasion, bout with Adam Borics cancelled

Bellator 265 has lost its on the foundation scheduled co-main occasion.

Jay Jay Wilson (8-0) became build to face Adam Borics (17-1) in a featherweight bout that became presupposed to again as the co-headliner for Friday’s Bellator occasion at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D. Alternatively, Wilson weighed in at 150.4 kilos at Thursday’s legitimate weigh-ins, 4.4 kilos over the limit for a non-title bout and MMA Fighting confirmed with officers that his fight with Borics has been cancelled.

The bout became anticipated to place a No. 1 contender in Bellator’s 145-pound division.

MMA Junkie became first to insist the cancellation.

Borics weighed in efficiently at 145.6 kilos and can goal be paid his expose money.

This mosey over marks the third time in Wilson’s past four fights that he has failed to beat the scale. At Bellator 257 in April, he got here in 0.8 kilos over the limit for a fight with Pedro Carvalho, and at Bellator 252 in July of final twelve months, he got here in 1.9 kilos over the limit for a fight with Tywan Claxton.

A welterweight bout between Logan Storley and Dante Schiro has been moved up to the Bellator 265 co-main occasion affirm.

See Thursday’s legitimate weigh-in results below:

Significant Card (Showtime, 9: 00 p.m. ET)

Cheick Kongo (247) vs. Sergei Kharitonov (264.8)

Logan Storley (170.4) vs. Dante Schiro (170)

Marcelo Golm (252) vs. Billy Swanson (265.6)

Jornel Lugo (137.4) vs. Keith Lee (140) — 140-pound catchweight

Preliminary Card (MMA Fighting, 6: 00 p.m. ET)

Taylor Johnson (185.8) vs. Fabio Aguiar (184.6)

Mike Hamel (155.4) vs. Bryce Logan (155.8)

Archie Colgan (169) vs. Ben Simons (170.4)

Duane Johnson (185) vs. Deven Fisher (184.4)

Bailey Schoenfelder (224) vs. Kory Moegenburg (214.8) — 225-pound catchweight

*Adam Borics (145.6) vs. Jay Jay Wilson (150.4) — cancelled

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