The Ultimate Fighting Championship makes its second visit to Russia with UFC Fight Night 149 held at Yubileyny Sports Palace in Saint Petersburg on April 21 (AEDT). MMA event on ESPN+ features twelve bouts with a heavyweight battle between Alistair Overeem and Aleksei Oleinik serving as the headliner of the show.
At the official weigh-in ceremony Overeem tipped the scales at 245. Oleinik was 237. Both lightweight competitors, Islam Makhachev and Arman Tsarukyan showed 155 for their co-main event encounter.
Also on the main card Sergey Pavlovich declared 254 for his heavyweight matchup against Marcelo Golm, who was 250, and light Heavyweight Ivan Shtyrkov came in at 206, while his opponent Devin Clark showed 204.5.
In addition, Roxanne Modafferi and Antonina Shevchenko weighed-in at 125 for their women’s flyweight MMA bout. Krzysztof Jotko and Alen Amedovski showed 185 and 186 (respectively) for their middleweight battle which kicks off the main card.
The complete fight card and weigh-in results for UFC Fight Night 149 can be found below.
Alistair Overeem (245) vs. Aleksei Oleinik (237)
Islam Makhachev (155) vs. Arman Tsarukyan (155)
Sergey Pavlovich (254) vs. Marcelo Golm (250)
Ivan Shtyrkov (206) vs. Devin Clark (204.5)
Roxanne Modafferi (125) vs. Antonina Shevchenko (125)
Krzysztof Jotko (185) vs. Alen Amedovski (186)
Movsar Evloev (146) vs. Seung Woo Choi (145)
Sultan Aliev (170) vs. Keita Nakamura (171)
Alexander Yakovlev (155) vs. Alex Da Silva (156)
Marcin Tybura (249) vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov (258)
Gadzhimurad Antigulov (204.5) vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk (206)
Magomed Mustafaev (154.5) vs. Rafael Fiziev (155)