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Tuesday, Sep 03, 2013

UFC FN 28 Weigh-Ins: Teixeira and Bader Set for Headliner

Teixeira and Bader (right) (via UFC.TV)

By FCF Staff

All of the competitors scheduled to compete at UFC Fight Night 28 tomorrow night in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, made weight this afternoon, including headliners Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader.

The rising contender Teixeira came in at 206 pounds for the main event, and the former TUF winner Bader tipped the scales at 205.

Co-headliners Yushin Okami and “Jacare”” Souza also made weight for their middleweight tilt, as Okami came in at 185 and the renowned BJJ star came in at 186.

Here are the official weigh-in results for UFC FN 28, which will be broadcast throughout the U.S. on FOX Sports 1.

Main Card (FOX Sports 1, Sportsnet 7 p.m. ET)

Ryan Bader (205) vs. Glover Teixeira (206)

Yushin Okami (185) vs. “Jacare” Souza (186)

Joseph Benavidez (126) vs. Jussier “Formiga” (126)

Piotr Hallmann (155) vs. Francisco Trinaldo (155)

Rafael Natal (185) vs. Tor Troeng (185)

Ali Bagautinov (125) vs. Marcos Vinicius (126)

Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1, Sportsnet 5 p.m. ET)

Felipe Arantes (146) vs. Edimilson Souza (146)

Ramiro Hernandez (135) vs. Lucas Martins (136)

Elias Silverio (169) vs. Joao Zeferino (170)

Ivan Jorge (169) vs. Keith Wisniewski (170)

Preliminary Card (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)

Sean Spencer (171) vs. Yuri Villefort (170)


posted by FCF Staff @ 3:38 pm
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