UFC 277 Weigh-In Results: Two Title Fights Official, Two Fighters Miss Weight

Fighters hit the scales for UFC 277.

277 Weigh In
(via @ufc - Twitter)

Fight day is almost here over in Dallas, Texas. Before entering the American Airlines Center on Saturday, fighters make weight for UFC 277.

Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes have successfully met the weight requirements for their title rematch at UFC 277 this Saturday. Nunes, the former titleholder, weighed 135 pounds first. With 134.5 pounds, the champion Pena was under the limit at the end of the two-hour window.

Main Card

  • Bantamweight title bout: Julianna Peña (134.5) vs Amanda Nunes (135)
  • Flyweight interim title bout: Brandon Moreno (124.5) vs Kai Kara-France (124.5)
  • Heavyweight Bout: Derrick Lewis (264.5) vs Sergei Pavlovich (254.5) Flyweight Bout:
  • Alexandre Pantoja (125.5) vs Alex Perez (125.5)
  • Light Heavyweight Bout: Magomed Ankalaev (206) vs Anthony Smith (206)

Prelims

  • Welterweight Bout: Alex Morono (171) vs Matthew Semelsberger (171)
  • Lightweight Bout: Drew Dober (155.5) vs Rafael Alves (155.5)
  • Heavyweight Bout: Don’Tale Mayes (255) vs Hamdy Abdelwahab (264.5)
  • Lightweight Bout: Drakkar Klose (155.5) vs Rafa Garcia (155)

Early Prelims

  • Welterweight Bout: Michael Morales (170.5) vs Adam Fugitt (171)
  • Women’s Bantamweight Bout: Joselyne Edwards (137.5)* vs Ji Yeon Kim (135)
  • Light Heavyweight Bout: Nicolae Negumereanu (205) vs Ihor Potieria (204)
  • Welterweight Bout: Orion Cosce (172.5)* vs Blood Diamond (169)

*Joselyne Edwards misses weight by 1.5lbs, forfeits 20% of her fight purse

*Orion Cosce misses weight by 1.5lbs, forfeits 20% of his fight purse

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The pair now have the opportunity to regain the lead by running it back. One of UFC’s most significant upsets, Pena captured the UFC bantamweight title from Nunes at UFC 269 in December.

Are we going to see a repeat of the past or will there be revenge? It is only a matter of time before the answer comes to light.

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