Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its UFC 183 weigh in event earlier today (Fri., Jan. 30, 2015) inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, home of tomorrow night's epic "Silva vs. Diaz" pay-per-view (PPV) event.
And it had plenty of drama, thanks to a pair of disastrous weight cuts (see them here). Below are the complete and finalized UFC 183 weigh in results:
UFC 183 Main Event:
185 lbs.: Anderson Silva (186) vs. Nick Diaz (185)
UFC 183 Pay-Per-View (PPV) Main Card (10 p.m. ET):
170 lbs.: Tyron Woodley (170.5) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (180*)
155 lbs.: Al Iaquinta (156) vs. Joe Lauzon (156)
185 lbs.: Tim Boetsch (185.5) vs. Thales Leites (186)
170 lbs.: Thiago Alves (171) vs. Jordan Mein (169.5)
UFC 183 FOX Sports 1 "Prelims" (8 p.m. ET):
135 lbs.: Sara McMann (135.5) vs. Miesha Tate (135.5)
185 lbs.: Derek Brunson (186) vs. Ed Herman (186)
125 lbs.: John Lineker (130**) vs. Ian McCall (126)
185 lbs.: Rafael Natal (185.5) vs. Tom Watson (186)
UFC 183 Fight Pass "Prelims" (6:30 p.m. ET):
145 lbs.: Diego Brandao (142) vs. Jimy Hettes (146)
185 lbs.: Ildemar Alcantara (185) vs. Richardson Moreira (185.5)
185 lbs.: Andy Enz (186) vs. Thiago Santos (185.5)
*Fined 30 percent of fight purse
**Fined 20 percent of fight purse
Get a look at the main and co-main event staredowns here.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 183 fight card RIGHT HERE, starting with the Fight Pass "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, and then the remaining under card balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET before the PPV start time at 10 p.m. ET.
For much more on tomorrow night's UFC 183 mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) extravaganza from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, check out our complete "Silva vs. Diaz" news archive by clicking here.