Welterweights Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz square off in the BMF fight. The contest headlines UFC 244 held Madison Square Garden in New York City on November 3 (AEST).
A day before the fight show the fighters stepped on the scales to make it official. Masvidal tipped the scales at 169.6. Diaz was 170.4. The encounter is scheduled for five rounds.
The co-main event is a middleweight battle between Kelvin Gastelum and Darren Till. The athletes weighed-in at 184 and 186, respectively.
Also on the main card Stephen Thompson showed 170.4 for his welterweight bout against Vicent Luque, who was 170.2. Derrick Lewis declared 265 for his heavyweight clash with Blagoy Ivanov, 257.4. In addition, Kevin Lee and Gregor Gillespie were 155.6 and 155.4 for their lightweight matchups.
Jennifer Maia missed women’s flyweight limit, showing 127.2 for her bout against Katlyn Chookagian, 125.4. She forfeits 25 percent of her purse, and the contest proceeds scheduled (via UFC.com).
The complete UFC 244 fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
UFC 244 fight card
Jorge Masvidal (169.6) vs. Nate Diaz (170.4)
Kelvin Gastelum (184) vs. Darren Till (186)
Stephen Thompson (170.4) vs. Vicente Luque (170.2)
Derrick Lewis (265) vs. Blagoy Ivanov (257.4)
Kevin Lee (155.6) vs. Gregor Gillespie (155.4)
Corey Anderson (204.6) vs. Johnny Walker (204.8)
Shane Burgos (145.8) vs. Makwan Amirkkhani (145.4)
Brad Tavares (184.6) vs. Edmen Shahbazyan (185)
Andrei Arlovski (244) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (246.2)
Early preliminary card
Katlyn Chookagian (125.4) vs. Jennifer Maia (127.2)*
Lyman Good (169.6) vs. Chance Recountre (170.8)
Julio Arce (145.4) vs. Hakeem Dawodu (145.8)