The official weigh in event for UFC Fight Night 26: "Shogun vs. Sonnen" took place today (Fri., Aug. 16, 2013) from TD Bank Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.
All fighters hit their respective weights without incident.
UFC Fight Night 26: "Shogun vs. Sonnen" will feature a light heavyweight headliner pitting former 205-pound champion Mauricio Rua opposite ex-middleweight contender Chael Sonnen, while a monster heavyweight clash between Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne will rock the co-main event.
That's not all.
Longtime welterweight contender Mike Pyle takes on the "Immortal" Matt Brown, while The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) veterans Michael Johnson vs. Joe Lauzon hook 'em up for a spot in the 155-pound pecking order.
Complete UFC Fight Night 26 weigh-in results are as follows:
205 lbs.: Chael Sonnen (205) vs. Mauricio Rua (205)
Main Card: (8 p.m. ET):
265 lbs.: Alistair Overeem (255.5) vs. Travis Browne (236)
135 lbs.: Yuri Alcantara (136) vs. Urijah Faber (135.5)
170 lbs.: Mike Pyle (170) vs. Matt Brown (171)
185 lbs.: Uriah Hall (184) vs. John Howard (185)
155 lbs.: Michael Johnson (156) vs. Joe Lauzon (155)
Preliminary Card (6 p.m. ET):
145 lbs.: Conor McGregor (146) vs. Max Holloway (145)
135 lbs.: Brad Pickett (135.5) vs. Michael McDonald (135.5)
145 lbs.: Mike Brown (145.5) vs. Steven Siler (145.5)
145 lbs.: Diego Brandao (146) vs. Daniel Pineda (144.5)
Facebook Preliminary Card (4:30 p.m. ET):
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire card on fight night (Sat., Aug. 17, 2013), starting with the Facebook "Prelims," which are scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. ET, right on through the FOX-Sports televised under card bouts and then main card action, which is slated to air at 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1.
See you then!
For more news and notes be sure to check out our UFC Fight Night 26 archive here.