UFC 225 takes place at the United Center in Chicago, IL on June 10 (June 9 in the US). The event features 13 bouts with 2 titles contested on the top of the fight bill.
In the main event the defending UFC Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker faces Yoel Romero for the second time. At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted the day before the fight show Whittaker declared 185. Romero was 2 pounds over the required limit.
In the co-main Rafael Dos Anjos and Colby Covington battle out for UFC Welterweight interim belt. Both fighters weighed-in at 169.
Also on the main card Megan Anderson takes on Holly Holm. Stepping on the scales both women’s featherweight competitors showed 146.
In addition, Tai Tuivasa (261) battles out against heavyweight veteran Andrei Arlovski (249), and “CM Punk” (169) goes up against welterweight Mike Jackson (170.5). The full fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
UFC 225 fight card
Robert Whittaker (185) vs. Yoel Romero (185.2)
Colby Covington (169) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (169)
Megan Anderson (146) vs. Holly Holm (146)
Andrei Arlovski (249) vs. Tai Tuivasa (261)
Phil “CM Punk” Brooks (169) vs. Mike Jackson (170.5)
Curtis Blaydes (254) vs. Alistair Overeem (244)
Carla Esparza (116) vs. Claudia Gadelha (116)
Mirsad Bektic (146) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145)
Rashad Coulter (247) vs. Chris De La Rocha (261)
Rashad Evans (205) vs. Anthony Smith (206)
Joseph Benavidez (125.5) vs. Sergio Pettis (126)
Clay Guida (154) vs. Charles Oliveira (155)
Dan Ige (146) vs. Mike Santiago (145)