UFC 218 weigh-ins
UFC 218 is held at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit on Sunday December 3. The main card live on Pay-Per-View comprises five bouts, with the featherweight championship defense on the top of the fight bill.
The reigning featherweight champion Max Holloway defends the belt, taking on former champion Jose Aldo. At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted the day before the event both fighters showed 145.
The co-main event is a heavyweight clash between Alistair Overeem and Francis Ngannou. On the scales Overeem showed 247. Ngannou was 262.
Also on the main card a flyweight battle between Henry Cejudo (126) and Sergio Pettis (126). As well lightweight Eddie Alvarez (155) goes up against Justin Gaethje (156).
In addition, Tecia Torres (116) faces Michelle Waterson (115) at women’s straiweight. The complete UFC 218 fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
Main card on Pay-Per-View – 2 pm AEDT
Featherweight Max Holloway (145) vs Jose Aldo Jr. (145)
Heavyweight Alistair Overeem (247) vs Francis Ngannou (262)
Flyweight Henry Cejudo (126) vs Sergio Pettis (126)
Lightweight Eddie Alvarez (155) vs Justin Gaethje (156)
Women’s Strawweight Tecia Torres (116) vs Michelle Waterson (115)
Preliminary Card on FS 3, Edge and UFC Fight Pass – 12 pm AEDT
Lightweight Paul Felder (155.5) vs Charles Oliveira (154.5)
Welterweight Alex Oliveira (170.5) vs Yancy Medeiros (170)
Lightweight David Teymur (156) vs Drakkar Klose (156)
Women’s Strawweight Felice Herrig (115.5) vs Cortney Casey (115.5)
Early Prelims on UFC Fight Pass – 10:15 am AEDT
Women’s Strawweight Amanda Cooper (116) vs Angela Magana (115)
Welterweight Sabah Homasi (170.5) vs Abdul Razak Alhassan (170)
Light Heavyweight Jeremy Kimball (205) vs Dominick Reyes (205)
Heavyweight Justin Willis (265) vs Allen Crowder (237)