UFC Adelaide Dos Santos vs Tuivasa weigh-ins
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UFC Fight Night 142: Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa

UFC Adelaide (Fight Night 142) features a twelve-fight bill on Sunday Dec. 2. MMA event is headlined by a heavyweight battle between the former champion in the division Junior Dos Santos up against Tai Tuivasa.

At the official weigh-in ceremony Dos Santos tipped the scales at 255. Tuivasa was 262.

A light heavyweight matchup between Mauricio Rua and Tyson Pedro serves as a co-main event. Rua weighed-in at 206. Pedro showed 205.

Also on the main card Mark Hunt takes on Justin Willis at heavyweight. Stepping on the scales “The Super Samoan” declared 264. His opponent was 263.5.

As well, Jake Matthews faces Tony Martin at welterweight. Both fighters were 171. In addition, Suman Mokhtarian weighed-in at 145 for his featherweight bout against Sodiq Yusuff, who showed the same.

A light heavyweight battle between Jim Crute (205) and Paul Craig (206) starts the fight action on the main card. A complete lineup, weight-in results and fight order for UFC Adelaide can be found below.

UFC Adelaide fight card

Main card
Junior Dos Santos (255) vs. Tai Tuivasa (262)
Mauricio Rua (206) vs. Tyson Pedro (205)
Mark Hunt (264) vs. Justin Willis (263.5)
Jake Matthews (171) vs. Tony Martin (171)
Suman Mokhtarian (145) vs. Sodiq Yusuff (145)
Jim Crute (205) vs. Paul Craig (206)

Preliminary card
Yushin Okami (170) vs. Aleksei Kunchenko (170)
Wilson Reis (125.5) vs. Ben Nguyen (125.5)
Keita Nakmura (171) vs. Salim Touahri (171)
Elias Garcia (124.5) vs. Kai Kara-France (126)

Early prelims
Mizuto Hirota (156) vs. Christos Giagos (155)
Alex Gorgees (156) vs. Damir Ismagulov (155)

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a Muay Thai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former National champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. Iskenderov is also the World Kickboxing Network (WKN) international coordinator for Australia.

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