Emmanuel Sanchez (17-4) defeated Georgi Karakhanyan (28-8-1) (29-28 on all three judges scorecards) in the main event of Bellator 218 on Friday night.
Luis Pena, known as "Violent Bob Ross, misses weight for his featherweight debut, coming in heavy at 148.5 pounds.
Marlon Moraes is confident he'll get the call to fight for the now-vacant 135-pound title. "That's my fight," he told ESPN. "I'm very confident UFC will pick the right opponent for me. Cejudoweight? Tell Henry Cejudo to stay in his lane. We all saw what happened with TJ changing weight classes last time. If he is thinking about bringing his little ass up to 135, he is in big trouble."