Fighters stepped on the scales to make it official for their respective bouts at UFC 241. MMA event takes place at Honda Center in Anaheim, California, US on August 18 (AEST).
Top of the pay-per-view card features a heavyweight championship rematch between the defending champion Daniel Cormier and former titleholder Stipe Miocic. The athletes tipped the scales at 236.5 and 230.5, respectively. The bout is scheduled for five rounds.
In the co-main event Anthony Pettis and Nate Diaz square off at lightweight. “Showtime” weighed-in at 169.5. Diaz showed 170. The bout is scheduled for three rounds.
Also on the main card Yoel Romero declared 184.5 for his middleweight bout against Paulo Costa, who was 186. In addition, Gabriel Benitez came in at 146 for his featherweight battle against Sodiq Yusuff, who was 145, and Derek Brunson and Ian Heinisch weighed-in at 186 and 185.5, for their middleweight encounter, respectively.
The five-fight main card follows the preliminary card comprising four matchups. MMA action begins on the three-fight early preliminary card. The complete lineup for UFC 241 and weigh-in results can be found below.
UFC 241 fight card
Daniel Cormier (236.5) vs. Stipe Miocic (230.5)
Anthony Pettis (169.5) vs. Nate Diaz (170)
Yoel Romero (184.5) vs. Paulo Costa (186)
Gabriel Benitez (146) vs. Sodiq Yusuff (145)
Derek Brunson (186) vs. Ian Heinisch (185.5)
Devonte Smith (156) vs. Khama Worthy (155.5)
Raphael Assuncao (136) vs. Cory Sandhagen (136)
Christos Giagos (155) vs. Drakkar Klose (155.5)
Manny Bermudez (140) vs. Casey Kenney (139)
Early Preliminary card
Hannah Cifers (114.5) vs. Jodie Esquibel (116)
Kyung Ho Kang (136) vs. Brandon Davis (136)
Sabina Mazo (126) vs. Shana Dobson (124.5)