The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Brazil on Saturday night, with UFC 198. The event, headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champion Fabricio Werdum and challenger Stipe Miocic, will take place at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil.
Before tomorrow night’s event can take place, fighters had to step onto the scale for the official weigh-ins.
Friday afternoon’s weigh-ins took place at the same venue which will host UFC 198 on Saturday, with a wild crowd of approximately 15,000 cheering fighters as they stepped onto the stage.
Along with the heavyweight title fight, UFC 198 features a middleweight contender fight between Vitor Belfort and Jacare Souza and the long-awaited UFC debut of Cris Cyborg.
The full UFC 198 weigh-in results can be seen below:
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- Champ Fabricio Werdum () vs. Stipe Miocic (241) – for heavyweight title
- Vitor Belfort (185) vs. Ronaldo Souza (186)
- Cristiane Justino (139) vs. Leslie Smith (139)
- Mauricio Rua (205) vs. Corey Anderson (204)
- Warlley Alves (170) vs. Bryan Barberena (170)
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
- Demian Maia (171) vs. Matt Brown (171)
- Thiago “Marreta” Santos (185) vs. Nate Marquardt (186)
- Francisco Trinaldo (156) vs. Yancy Medeiros (156)
- John Lineker (135) vs. Rob Font (135)
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET)
- Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (205) vs. Patrick Cummins (206)
- Luan Chagas (169) vs. Sergio Moraes (171)
- Renato Moicano (146) vs. Zubaira Tukhugov (146)
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