UFC 163 Weigh-In Results: Aldo and Jung Clear Final Hurdle
By FCF Staff
UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo and Chan Sung Jung cleared the final hurdle today for their championship fight tomorrow in Rio de Janeiro, as both men weighed in at 145 pounds for the five round bout. The tilt will headline UFC 163, which will be hosted by the city’s HSBC Arena.
Former light-heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida tipped the scales at 205 for his fight with fellow contender Phil Davis, who also weighed in at 205.
All of the remaining competitors made weight weight for the card, except flyweight John Lineker, who came in at 129 pounds on his first attempt.
Here are the official weigh-in results for UFC 163.
Main Card (pay-per-view, 10 PM ET)
Jose Aldo (145) vs. Chan Sung Jung (145)
Phil Davis (205) vs. Lyoto Machida (205)
Cezar Ferreira (185) vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos (183)
Thales Leites (185) vs. Tom Watson (185)
John Lineker (129) vs. Jose Maria (126)
Preliminary Card (FX, Sportsnet 8 PM ET)
Vinny Magalhaes (205) vs. Anthony Perosh (205)
Sheila Gaff (135) vs. Amanda Nunes (136)
Neil Magny (171) vs. Sergio Moraes (170)
Ian McCall (125) vs. Iliarde Santos (125)
Preliminary Card (Facebook, 6:30 PM ET)
Josh Clopton (145) vs. Rani Yahya (145)
Francimar Barroso (204) vs. Ednaldo Oliveira (205)
Viscardi Andrade (170) vs. Bristol Marunde (171)