Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is little more than 24 hours away from its upcoming UFC on ESPN 7 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for tomorrow night (Sat., Dec. 7, 2019) inside Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
But before any of the “Overeem vs. Rozenstruik” fighters can step inside the Octagon, they’ll first have to prove they can compete within the contracted weight limit, determined by today’s early and official weigh-ins inside the promotion’s host hotel.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 9 a.m. ET in the embedded video above.
UFC on ESPN 7 is headlined by the heavyweight showdown pitting top ranked contender, Alistair Overeem, opposite undefeated 265-pound rising star, Jairzinho Rozenstruik. In the UFC on ESPN 7 co-main event, once-beaten flyweight sensation, Cynthia Calvillo, looks to win her third straight against streaking Brazilian standout, Marina Rodriguez.
Complete UFC on ESPN 7 early weigh-in results below:
UFC on ESPN 7 Main Card:
265 lbs.: Alistair Overeem (248) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (250.5)
115 lbs.: Cynthia Calvillo (120.5**) vs. Marina Rodriguez (115.5)
265 lbs.: Ben Rothwell (265.2) vs. Stefan Struve (265.3)
135 lbs.: Yana Kunitskaya (135.1) vs. Aspen Ladd (136)
135 lbs.: Cody Stamann (135.2) vs. Song Yadong (135.2)
135 lbs.: Rob Font (135.1) vs. Ricky Simon (135.2)
UFC on ESPN 7 “Prelims” Card:
170 lbs.: Thiago Alves (171) vs. Tim Means (171)
145 lbs.: Jacob Kilburn (145.3) vs. Billy Quarantillo (145.2)
145 lbs.: Bryce Mitchell (145.2) vs. Matt Sayles (148.5*)
155 lbs.: Joe Solecki (156) vs. Matt Wiman (155.3)
125 lbs.: Virna Jandiroba (115) vs. Mallory Martin (115.5)
185 lbs.: Makhmud Muradov (185.3) vs. Trevor Smith (185.5)
*Missed weight, fined 20-percent of purse
**Missed weight, fined 30-percent of purse
There will be no ceremonial weigh ins later tonight.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC on ESPN 7 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the ESPN+ early “Prelims” undercard bouts at 6 p.m. ET, followed by the ESPN “Prelims” at 7 p.m. ET, before the main card start time of 9 p.m. ET, also on ESPN.
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