Strikeforce weigh-in results for 'Melendez vs Thomson'

Strikeforce weigh-in results

The weigh-ins for Strikeforce: "Melendez vs Thomson" are in the books.

And eventually, after one fighter (Riggs) was told he would not be cleared to fight, and others took multiple attempts to cut a few extra pounds, everybody finally made weight.

After what has been a hectic day for some of the fighters on this card, we're now through with the last of the formalities and a matter of hours away from show time.

The under card bouts will begin around 9:30 p.m. ET (6:30 p.m local) at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. HDNet will begin its broadcast an hour later at 10:30 p.m ET (7:30 p.m local) and the main card action will begin about a half hour later.

Here are the final weights for each of the fighters competing tomorrow night:

Main card (televised portion):

155 lbs.: Lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (155) vs. Josh Thomson (155)
145 lbs: Miesha Tate (145) vs. Elaina Maxwell (146)
205 lbs: Light Heavyweight Championship: Bobby Southworth (205) vs. Anthony Ruiz (203)
185 lbs: Jeremiah Metcalf (185) vs. Raymond Daniels (184)
155 lbs: Billy Evangelista (155) vs. Nam Phan (154)
135 lbs: Chris Cariaso (135.5) vs. Anthony Figueroa (134.5)

Under card (may not be televised):

185 lbs: Jesse Gillespie (186) vs. Eric Lawson (185) (swing bout)
155 lbs: Bobby Stack (155) vs. Jose Palacios (155)
155 lbs: Eric Jacob (156) vs. Alexander Trivino (156)
205 lbs: Jorge Interiano (201) vs. Travis Johnson (205)
170 lbs: Cyrillo Padhillo (169) vs. Jesse Jones (169)
140 lbs: Bryan Caraway (140) vs. Alvin Cacdac (141)

Note: fighters are allowed one extra pound in non-title fights for clothing

It should be an action packed night of fights tomorrow night from San Jose. We'll have all the updates and results for you right here on before, during and after the show.

Check in early and often.

Thanks as always to Tracy Lee at for the weigh-in pics. To check out the entire gallery click here.

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