Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is staging the official weigh-in event for tomorrow night’s (Sun., Feb. 17, 2019) UFC on ESPN 1 mixed martial arts (MMA) fight card from inside Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona.
The action gets underway LIVE at 11 a.m. ET in the embedded video player above.
Topping the promotion’s debut on “The Worldwide Leader in Sports” is the heavyweight showdown pitting former 265-pound champion, Cain Velasquez, against power-punching ex-title contender, Francis “The Predator” Ngannou. Elsewhere on the “Fight Night” card, lightweight “Irish Dragon,” Paul Felder, looks to get back into the win column opposite venerable 155-pound veteran, James “The Texicutioner” Vick.
Complete UFC on ESPN weigh-in text results below.
UFC on ESPN Main Card:
265 lbs.: Francis Ngannou (258) vs. Cain Velasquez (248)
155 lbs.: Paul Felder (155.5) vs. James Vick (156)
115 lbs.: Cynthia Calvillo (116) vs. Cortney Casey (116)
145 lbs.: Alex Caceres (146) vs. Kron Gracie (146)
170 lbs.: Bryan Barberena (170.5) vs. Vicente Luque (171)
145 lbs.: Andre Fili (145.5) vs. Myles Jury (146)
UFC on ESPN Prelims:
135 lbs.: Jimmie Rivera (135) vs. Aljamain Sterling (136)
135 lbs.: Manny Bermudez (140*) vs. Benito Lopez (135.5)
125 lbs.: Ashlee Evans-Smith (126) vs. Andrea Lee (125.5)
155 lbs.: Scott Holtzman (156) vs. Nik Lentz (155.5)
UFC on ESPN+ Prelims:
115 lbs. Jodie Esquibel (115.5) vs. Jessica Penne (118*)
135 lbs.: Renan Barao (138*) vs. Luke Sanders (135.5)
115 lbs.: Alexandra Albu (114.5) vs. Emily Whitmire (116)
*Missed weight, fined 20% of purse
There you have it.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC on ESPN 1 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the ESPN+ “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET, before the ESPN main card start time at 9 p.m. ET.
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