Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has wrapped up the official weigh ins for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 144: “Assuncao vs. Moraes” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, locked and loaded for this Sat. night (Feb. 2, 2019) inside Northeast Olympic Training Center in Fortaleza, Brazil, on ESPN+.
Get complete UFC Fortaleza weigh-in results here.
Headlining the card will be the bantamweight contender fight pitting Raphael Assuncao opposite Marlon Moraes, with the winner moving on to compete for the division title. Watch them face off in the embedded video above.
Elsewhere on the card, featherweight co-headliners Jose Aldo and Renato Carneiro came nose-to-nose to make their 145-pound official. No question a win for either “Junior” or “Moicano” will change the Top 5 landscape when next week’s rankings are released.
Check out their staredown video below.
In the co-main slot!— UFC (@ufc) February 1, 2019
@JoseAldoJunior returns to the Octagon to face @MoicanoUFC at #UFCFortaleza!
Don't miss it ➡️ https://t.co/7gsc6RQiv8 pic.twitter.com/kvpc9v8mtz
Nothing left to do now except fight.
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