UFC 230 takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Sunday November 4 (AEDT). The event is headlined by defending heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier (21-1, 1 NC) who faces Derrick Lewis (21-5, 1 NC).
At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted a day before the fight show, the champion, “DC” showed 251.2. The challenger, “The Black Beast” weighed-in at 264.6.
The main card also includes a four-fight middleweight lineup. Chris Weidman showed 186 for his bout against Jacare Souza who was 185.4. David Branch tipped the scales at 185.6, while his opponent Jared Cannonier was 184.8.
Karl Roberson declared 184.6 going into a battle against Jack Marshman, 185.4. Derek Brunson weighed-in at 185.8 for his bout against Israel Adesanya, 184.8.
Brian Kelleher showed 137 missing bantamweight limit for his bout against Montel Jackson, 136. Sijara Eubanks also missed weight showing 127.2, for her battle against flyweight Roxanne Modafferi, 124.8.
The fighters who missed weight “will be fined 20 percent” of their purses, the bouts proceed as scheduled, UFC stated. The full fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
— UFC (@ufc) November 2, 2018
UFC 230 fight card
Daniel Cormier (251.2) vs. Derrick Lewis (264.6)
Chris Weidman (186) vs. Jacare Souza (185.4)
David Branch (185.6) vs. Jared Cannonier (184.8)
Karl Roberson (184.6) vs. Jack Marshman (185.4)
Derek Brunson (185.8) vs. Israel Adesanya (184.8)
Jason Knight (145.8) vs. Jordan Rinaldi (145.8)
Sijara Eubanks (127.2) vs. Roxanne Modafferi (124.8)
Julio Arce (145) vs Sheymon Moraes (146)
Lyman Good (169.6) vs Ben Saunders (170.4)
Matt Frevola (155.4) vs. Lando Vannata (155.4)
Shane Burgos (145.6) vs. Kurt Holobaugh (145)
Brian Kelleher (137) vs. Montel Jackson (136)
Adam Wieczorek (232.2) vs. Marcos Rogerio De Lima (253.2)
In addition Ultimate Fighting Championship announced its return to London scheduled for March 16. UFC Fight Night takes place at The 02, which marks the organisation’s 11th live MMA event in the English capital.