UFC on FOX 17 Weigh-In Results: dos Anjos And Cerrone Hit Their Marks, Oliveira And Castillo Over on First Attempts
By FCF Staff
The lightweight championship fight for UFC on FOX 17 is official, following today’s weigh-ins, but two fighters came in overweight on their first attempts.
The lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone will fight in Saturday’s main event, and both fighters came in at 154.5 for the fight.
Danny Castillo and Charles Oliveira, however, have some weight to cut in order to avoid a fine. The lightweight Castillo weighed 158 for his bout with Nik Lentz, while Oliveira came in way over at 150.5 for his featherweight bout with Myles Jury.
Here are the weigh-in results for UFC on FOX 17, which will take place in Orlando, Florida.
Main Card (FOX, 8 PM/ET)
Rafael dos Anjos (154.5) vs. Donald Cerrone (154.5)
Junior Dos Santos (239) vs. Alistair Overeem (243)
Nate Diaz (156) vs. Michael Johnson (155.5)
Karolina Kowalkiewicz (114.5) vs. Randa Markos (116)
Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1, 5 PM/ET)
Myles Jury (146) vs. Charles Oliveira (150.5)*
C.B. Dollaway (185.5) vs. Nate Marquardt (186)
Sarah Kaufman (136) vs. Valentina Shevchenko (134)
Tamdan McCrory (185) vs. Josh Samman (186)
Danny Castillo (158)* vs. Nik Lentz (156)
Jim Alers (145) vs. Cole Miller (146)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass, 3:30 PM/ET)
Leon Edwards (171) vs. Kamaru Usman (171)
Hayder Hassan (170) vs. Vicente Luque (171)
Luis Henrique (248) vs. Francis Ngannou (254)
*fighter missed weight on his first attempt