UFC 216 takes place on Saturday October 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The fight card features 12 bouts with two titles contested on the night.
The main-event is a five-round UFC interim lightweight championship between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee. At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted on Friday Ferguson showed 155. Lee was 154.5.
On the top of the main card the reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson (125) faces Ray Borg (124) in defense of the belt. If successful, Johnson will become the first fighter in UFC with most title defenses of all time, at eleven.
Also on the main card heavyweight Fabricio Werdum (247) takes on Derrick Lewis (263.5). Mara Romera Borello (126) goes up against Kalindra Faria (125) at women’s flyweight.
The lightweight bout between Will Brooks (156) and Nik Lentz was cancelled due to medical issues with the latter. The flyweight bout between Matt Schnell and Marco Beltran was moved to the FX prelims. The UFC 216 will proceed as scheduled with 12 bouts. The complete fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
UFC216 fight card
Main card on Pay-Per-View
Lightweight Tony Ferguson (155) vs. Kevin Lee (154.5)
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson (125) vs. Ray Borg (124)
Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum (247) vs. Derrick Lewis (263.5)
Women’s Flyweight Mara Romera Borello (126) vs. Kalindra Faria (125)
Lightweight Beneil Dariush (156) vs. Evan Dunham (156)
Preliminary Card on FX
Bantamweight Tom Duquesnoy (135.5) vs. Cody Stamann (136)
Lightweight Lando Vannata (155) vs. Bobby Green (155)
Women’s Strawweight Pearl Gonzalez (116) vs. Poliana Botelho (115)
Flyweight Matt Schnell (126) vs. Marco Beltran (126)
Preliminary Card on UFC Fight Pass
Heavyweight Walt Harris (251) vs. Mark Godbeer (244.5)
Flyweight John Moraga (126) vs. Magomed Bibulatov (126)
Middleweight Thales Leites (185.5) vs. Brad Tavares (185.5)