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Bellator 298: Storley vs. Ward – Welterweight Clash Headlines Exciting Fight Card

Don’t miss Bellator 298: Storley vs. Ward, a thrilling welterweight clash headlining an action-packed fight card. Find out all the details and weigh-in results here!

Bellator 298 is set to take place on Aug. 11, featuring a highly anticipated main event between welterweights Logan Storley and Brennan Ward. This thrilling fight card promises to deliver an action-packed night of MMA.

Storley’s Quest for Redemption

Logan Storley, currently ranked first in the welterweight division, is determined to challenge for the title once again. His last defeat came at the hands of Bellator Welterweight Champion Yaroslav Amosov, who secured a unanimous decision victory at Bellator 291 on Feb. 25. Despite this setback, Storley boasts impressive wins over top contenders Neiman Gracie and Michael "Venom" Page, establishing himself as a formidable force in the division.

Ward’s Winning Streak

Brennan Ward enters the fight with a three-fight win streak and aims to extend it with a victory over Storley. His most recent triumph came against Sabah Homasi, whom he defeated by TKO at Bellator 290: Bader vs. Emelianenko 2 on Feb. 4. As the Bellator welterweight division searches for new title challengers, Ward has the opportunity to earn his chance with a win in the Bellator 298 main event.

Co-Main Event Rematch

In the co-main event, Valentin Moldavsky will face Steve Mowry in a highly anticipated rematch heavyweight bout. Their first encounter ended in a no contest due to an accidental eye-poke by Moldavsky in the first round at Bellator 284: Gracie vs. Yamauchi on Aug. 12, 2022. Both fighters are eager to settle the score and claim victory in this anticipated rematch.

Event Details

Bellator 298: Storley vs. Ward will take place at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The main card will be broadcast live on Showtime at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT, while the preliminary card will kick off the event at 6:25 PM ET/3:25 PM PT on Bellator’s YouTube Channel.

Bellator 298: Storley vs. Ward Weigh-In Results

(Fight Card Is Subject to Change)

Main Card Weight
Welterweight: #1 Logan Storley vs. #7 Brennan Ward 170.6 lbs vs. 171 lbs
Heavyweight: #2 Valentin Moldavsky vs. #3 Steve Mowry 233.8 lbs vs. 254.2 lbs
Middleweight: #4 Dalton Rosta vs. #6 Aaron Jeffery 185.6 lbs vs. 185.4 lbs
Featherweight: James Gallagher vs. James Gonzalez 144.8 lbs vs. 146 lbs
Catchweight (160): #6 Sidney Outlaw vs. #7 Islam Mamedov 158.8 lbs vs. 159 lbs

Preliminary Card

Preliminary Card Weight
Featherweight: #8 Lucas Brennan vs. Weber Almeida 145.4 lbs vs. 145 lbs
Bantamweight: #8 Enrique Barzola vs. #9 Jaylon Bates 135.8 lbs vs. 136 lbs
Women’s Flyweight: #8 Diana Avsaragova vs. #10 Justine Kish 127.2 lbs vs. 125.6 lbs
Lightweight: Vladimir Tokov vs. Jairo Pacheco 155.2 lbs vs. 155.4 lbs
Women’s Featherweight: #7 Dayana Silva vs. Katerina Shakalova 144.6 lbs vs. 144.8 lbs
Light Heavyweight: Sullivan Cauley vs. Hamza Salim 205.6 lbs vs. 204.8 lbs
Lightweight: Alfie Davis vs. Aalon Cruz 155 lbs vs. 155.6 lbs
Bantamweight: #7 Leandro Higo vs. #10 Nikita Mikhailov 135.4 lbs vs. 135.4 lbs
Bantamweight: Josh Hill vs. Kasum Kasumov 136 lbs vs. 135.9 lbs
Bantamweight: Jerrell Hodge vs. Marcirley Alves da Silva 135.6 lbs vs. 135.2 lbs
Featherweight: Jordan Oliver vs. Andrew Triolo 145.6 lbs vs. 143.3 lbs
Bantamweight: Michael Blockhus vs. Eli Mefford 145.6 lbs vs. 144.4 lbs

This exciting fight card is subject to change, so stay tuned for any updates.