Heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Jairzinho Rozenstruik battle it out in the headliner of UFC on ESPN 7 taking place at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. on December 8 (AEDT). At the official weigh-in ceremony conducted a day before the fight show, the athletes tipped the scales at 248 and 250.5 (respectively).
Cynthia Calvillo weighed in over strawweight limit, showing 120.5 for her co-main event bout against Marina Rodriguez, who was 115.5.
As well, Matt Sayles missed featherweight limit, coming in at 148.5 for his bout against Bryce Mitchell, 145.2. He forfeits 20 percent of his purse to his opponent and the bout proceeds as planned (via UFC.com).
Among other bouts, Stefan Struve weighed-in at 265.3 for his heavyweight encounter with Ben Rothwell, 265.2. Aspen Ladd and Yana Kunitskaya declared 136 and 135.1 (respectively) for their women’s MMA battle at bantamweight.
The complete UFC DC fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik fight card
Alistair Overeem (248) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (250.5)
Marina Rodriguez (115.5) vs. Cynthia Calvillo (120.5)*
Stefan Struve (265.3) vs. Ben Rothwell (265.2)
Aspen Ladd (136) vs. Yana Kunitskaya (135.1)
Cody Stamann (135.2) vs. Song Yadong (135.2)
Rob Font (135.1) vs. Ricky Simon (135.2)
Thiago Alves (171) vs. Tim Means (171)
Billy Quarantillo (145.2). vs Jacob Kilburn (145.3)
Bryce Mitchell (145.2) vs. Matt Sayles (148.5)**
Joe Solecki (156) vs. Matt Wiman (155.3)
Early Preliminary Card
Virna Jandiroba (115) vs. Mallory Martin (115.5)
Makhmud Muradov (185.3) vs. Trevor Smith (185.5)
*Cynthia Calvillo missed strawweight limit.
**Matt Sayles missed featherweight limit.