UFC 187 Weigh-In Results: Title Fights All Set, Weidman Accuses Belfort of “Cheating”
UFC 187 will take place tomorrow in Las Vegas, and all of the competitors except for one made weight this afternoon.
In the headliner, Anthony Johnson will battle Daniel Cormier for the vacant light-heavyweight title, and the fighters came in at 204.5 and 205 respectively.
In the co-main event, middleweight champ Chris Weidman will take on Vitor Belfort. Weidman weighed in at 185 and Belfort tipped the scales at 184.
The two had a heated exchange after making weight. Weidman proceeded to tell UFC commentator Joe Rogan that he’s upset Belfort allegedly tested for higher testosterone levels than him coming into the bout, and accused the former TRT user of “cheating”.
Here are the weigh-in results for UFC 187. Nina Ansaroff came in at 120 for her strawweight bout with Rose Namajunas and was fined 20% of her purse.
Main Card (Pay-per-view, 10 PM/ ET)
Daniel Cormier (205) vs. Anthony Johnson (204.5)
Chris Weidman (185) vs. Vitor Belfort (184)
Donald Cerrone (156) vs. John Makdessi (155.5)
Andrei Arlovski (241) vs. Travis Browne (236.5)
Joseph Benavidez (125.5) vs. John Moraga (126)
Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1, 8 PM/ET)
John Dodson (125.5) vs. Zach Makovsky (126)
Josh Burkman (170.5) vs. Dong Hyun Kim (170.5)
Uriah Hall (186) vs. Rafael Natal (185.5)
Nina Ansaroff (120)* vs. Rose Namajunas (116)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 PM/ ET)
Colby Covington (170.5) vs. Mike Pyle (171)
Leo Kuntz (155.5) vs. Islam Makhachev (155.5)
Josh Sampo (126) vs. Justin Scoggins (126)
* fighter was fined 20 percent of purse for missing weight