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UFC 262 weigh-in results: Michael Chandler, Charles Oliveira on point for vacant lightweight title bout | BJPenn.com
May 14, 2021
The UFC 262 weigh-ins came about on Friday in Houston, Texas, and headliners Michael Chandler and Charles Oliveira each made weight.
Each Oliveira and Chandler got here in at 155lbs, so each males formally weighed in on the light-weight championship weight restrict for this vacant title bout. Oliveira has gained his final eight fights in a row to earn this shot on the belt, whereas Chandler has gained three straight fights together with a KO over Dan Hooker in his UFC debut. Oliveira vs. Chandler is an excellent battle on paper and serves as an unbelievable most important occasion for UFC 262.
The co-main occasion for UFC 262 noticed each Beneil Dariush and Tony Ferguson make weight, albeit with Dariush needing a second weigh-in try and make the 156lbs non-title light-weight restrict. Ferguson additionally made it at 156lbs so this battle is official. The winner of this bout will certainly determine to be within the light-weight title image going ahead within the division.
The lone fighter at UFC 262 to overlook weight was Rogerio Bontorin, who got here in at 137lbs for his scheduled bout towards Matt Schnell. He was given an extra hour to make weight, however determined to not and was fined 20% of his purse, which Schnell will get as an alternative.
Try the official weigh-in outcomes for UFC 262 under (by way of MMAjunkie.com).
UFC 262 most important card (PPV, 10 pm ET)
Light-weight title bout: Charles Oliveira (155) vs. Michael Chandler (155) Light-weight bout: Beneil Dariush (156) vs. Tony Ferguson (156) Bantamweight bout: Rogerio Bontorin (137)* vs. Matt Schnell (136) Girls’s flyweight bout: Viviane Araujo (126) vs. Katlyn Chookagian (126) Featherweight bout: Edson Barboza (146) vs. Shane Burgos (146)
UFC 262 preliminary card (ESPN, 8 pm ET)
Middleweight bout: Andre Muniz (186) vs. Ronaldo Souza (186) Featherweight bout: Mike Grundy (146) vs. Lando Vannata (146) Middleweight bout: Jamie Pickett (186) vs. Jordan Wright (185 Girls’s flyweight bout: Andrea Lee (126) vs. Antonina Shevchenko (125)
UFC 262 early preliminary card, (ESPN+, 5:30 pm ET)
Girls’s flyweight bout: Priscila Cachoeira (126) vs. Gina Mazany (126) Featherweight bout: Kevin Aguilar (145) vs. Tucker Lutz (146) Light-weight bout: Christos Giagos (156) vs. Sean Soriano (156)
*Rogerio Bontorin got here in at 137lbs, lacking the bantamweight restrict. He’ll quit 20% of his purse to Schnell and the battle will go on as scheduled.
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