The official weigh-ins for UFC Vegas 27 came about on Friday in Las Vegas and all however one fighter scheduled to compete has made weight.
The primary occasion of UFC Vegas 27 sees top-five ranked bantamweights battle it out as Rob Font takes on Cody Garbrandt. Font has gained his final three fights in a row, together with a KO win over Marlon Moraes in his final outing, whereas Garbrandt is coming off of a ridiculous highlight-reel KO over Raphael Assuncao. Each males hit very exhausting and this needs to be an thrilling struggle for so long as it lasts, with somebody seemingly getting brutally knocked out right here.
The co-main occasion can also be official as each Carla Esparza and Yan Xiaonan have made weight. Esparza has gained her final 4 fights in a row whereas Xiaonan is an ideal 6-0 within the Octagon. This seems like it will likely be a vital struggle within the UFC girls’s strawweight division, with the winner of this bout probably getting a title shot at 115lbs.
Try the official UFC Vegas 27 weigh-in outcomes beneath (h/t MMAjunkie.com).
Primary Card (ESPN+, 7 p.m. ET)
Bantamweight bout: Rob Font (136) vs. Cody Garbrandt (135.5)
Ladies’s strawweight bout: Carla Esparza (116) vs. Yan Xiaonan (116)
Heavyweight bout: Justin Tafa (265.5) vs. Jared Vanderaa (264)
Ladies’s featherweight bout: Norma Dumont (146) vs. Felicia Spencer (145)
Featherweight bout: Invoice Algeo (145.5) vs. Ricardo Ramos (146)
Middleweight bout: Jack Hermansson (186) vs. Edmen Shahbazyan (185)
Preliminary card (ESPN+, 4 p.m. ET)
Heavyweight bout: Chris Barnett (263) vs. Ben Rothwell (265.5)
Welterweight bout: Court docket McGee (170.5) vs. Claudio Silva (169.5)
Flyweight bout: Victor Rodriguez (125.5) vs. Bruno Silva (125.5)
Featherweight bout: Josh Culibao (146) vs. Shayilan Nuerdanbieke (146)
Flyweight bout: David Dvorak (126) vs. Juancamilo Ronderos (128.5)*
Light-weight bout: Damir Hadzovic (156) vs. Yancy Medeiros (155)
Light-weight bout: Rafael Alves (154.5) vs. Damir Ismagulov (155.5)
*Juancamilo Ronderos missed weight after coming in at 128.5lbs for a short-notice flyweight bout in opposition to David Dvorak. He has been fined 20% of his purse for the miss.
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