UFC Tampa Jedrzejczyk vs Waterson weigh-ins
UFC strawweight Joanna Jedrzejczyk weighs-in | Pic: Facebook/ joanna.jedrzejczyk

UFC Fight Night 161 takes place at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, USA on October 13 (AEST). MMA event on ESPN+ features a series of bouts with strawweights Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Michelle Waterson battling it out in the headliner of the show.

A day before the event the fighters stepped on the scales to make it official. Former UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (15-3) weighed-in at 115.5. Former Invicta FC atomweight titleholder Michelle Waterson (17-6) was 115. The women’s MMA bout is scheduled for five rounds.

The co-main event is a featherweight battle between Cub Swanson and Kron Gracie. The athletes showed 146 and 145.5, respectively. The contest is scheduled for three rounds.

Also on the main card Niko Price came in at 170 for his welterweight bout against James Vick, who was 170.6. Both strawweights Mackenzie Dern and Amanda Ribas declared 115.

In addition, lightweights Matt Frevola and Luis Pena weighed-in at 154 and 154.5, and middleweights Eryk Anders and Gerald Meerschaert were 186 and 184.5, respectively. The complete UFC Tampa fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.

UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk vs. Waterson

Main card
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (115.5) vs. Michelle Waterson (115)
Cub Swanson (146) vs. Kron Gracie (145.5)
Niko Price (170) vs. James Vick (170.5)
Mackenzie Dern (115) vs. Amanda Ribas (115)
Matt Frevola (154) vs. Luis Pena (154.5)
Eryk Anders (186) vs. Gerald Meerschaert (184.5)

Preliminary card
Ryan Spann (205) vs. Devin Clark (205.5)
Mike Davis (155.5) vs. Thomas Gifford (155)
Max Griffin (169.5) vs. Alex Morono (170)
Deiveson Figueiredo (125.5) vs. Tim Elliott (125.5)
Marlon Vera (135) vs. Andre Ewell (135)
Miguel Baeza (170) vs. Hector Aldana (170)
Marvin Vettori (185) vs. Andrew Sanchez (184)
JJ Aldrich (125) vs. Lauren Mueller (125.5)