The official weigh-in event for "Daley vs. Shirai" went down today (Feb. 25, 2011) for the upcoming BAMMA 5 show going down tomorrow night (Feb. 26).
And once again, British striker Paul Daley came in overweight.
"Semtex" tipped the scales at a final weight of 170.4 pounds for what was to be a welterweight championship fight against Yuya Shirai, who successfully made the limit at 169.6 pounds.
The bout will now be contested as a three-round non-title fight.
Also suffering from some weighty issues was embattled UFC veteran Ricco Rodriguez (217), who came in two pounds over the contracted limit of 215 pounds for his catchweight contest against James McSweeney .
Complete "Daley vs. Shirai" weigh in results (via MMAWeekly.com) after the jump:
170 lbs.: Paul Daley (170.4) vs. Yuya Shirai (169.6)
215 lbs.: Ricco Rodriguez (217) vs. James McSweeney (214.6)
185 lbs.: Alex Makhonin (182.6) vs. Xavier Foupa-Pokam (185.4)
185 lbs.: Claudio Henrique Da Silva (186.5) vs. Jean-Francois Lenogue (185)
170 lbs.: Leeroy Barnes (170.6) vs. Mohsen Bahari (169.6)
170 lbs.: Rob Mills (170.2) vs. Leigh Cohoon (169)
155 lbs.: Jason Ball (155.8) vs. Peter Duncan (152.4)
170 lbs.: Paul Cook (170) vs. Michael Johnson (170.6)
155 lbs.: Tim Newman (155.2) vs. Diego Vital (155)
155 lbs.: Costas Doru (155.2) vs. Liam James (155.4)
155 lbs.: Franky Slater (154.4) vs. Jeremy Petley (155.8)
It's going to be a fun night of fights so don't miss it. And remember to check us out for all the pre, during and post-fight BAMMA coverage you can handle.