Four fighters miss weight at UFC Sydney, weigh-in results


UFC Fight Night 121: Werdum vs. Tybura

UFC Fight Night 121 is held tomorrow, Sunday November 19, at the Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney. The main card airs live on FS 6, Edge and Fight Pass, following the preliminary cards on UFC Fight Pass.

In the main event Brazilian heavyweight Fabricio Werdum takes on Marcin Tybura of Poland. At the weigh-in ceremony conducted on Saturday Werdum showed 249, while Tybura was 247.

The second match up from the top features the all-Australian bout between Bec Rawlings and Jessica Rose-Clark. On the scales Rawlings weighed-in at 125. Her opponent was 128, missing the women’s flyweight weight class by two pounds.

Also on the card, Ryan Benoit missed the flyweight division by three pounds, showing 129, for his bout against Ashkan Mokhtarian who was 125. In addition, Frank Camacho (160) was four pounds overweight for his lightweight clash with Damien Brown (155). As well, Nadia Kassem (120) was also four pounds over for the strawweight class, while her opponent Alex Chambers showed 115.

The fighters who missed weight will donate 20% of the purse to their respective opponents. The full fight card and complete weigh-in results can be found below.

Main card on FS 6, Edge and Fight Pass / 2 PM AEDT
Fabricio Werdum (249) vs. Marcin Tybura (247)
Bec Rawlings (125) vs. Jessica Rose-Clark (128)
Tim Means (170) vs. Belal Muhammad (170)
Jake Matthews (170) vs. Bojan Velickovic (170)
Elias Theodorou (185) vs. Daniel Kelly (185)
Alexander Volkanovski (149) vs. Shane Young (147) – Agreed 150 lbs catchweight

Preliminary card on UFC Fight Pass / 12PM AEDT
Ryan Benoit (129) vs. Ashkan Mokhtarian (125)
Will Brooks (156) vs. Nik Lentz (155)
Rashad Coulter (249) vs. Tai Tuivasa (265)
Damien Brown (155) vs. Frank Camacho (160)

Early prelims on UFC Fight Pass / 10:30AM AEDT
Alex Chambers (115) vs. Nadia Kassem (120)
Jenel Lausa (124) vs. Eric Shelton (125)
Anthony Hamilton (261) vs. Adam Wieczorek (238.6)


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