The interim champ Werdum weighed in at 236 pounds for the highly anticipated bout, while the champ Velasquez, came in at 242 (after receiving a ton of support from the crowd). The heavyweights engaged in a lengthy, yet incident free stare down right after.
All of the fighters scheduled to compete tomorrow night made weight, included Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez. Both lightweights weighed in at 156. That bout will be Saturday’s co-main event.
You can view the official weigh-in results below.
Main Card (PPV, 10 PM/ET)
Cain Velasquez (242) vs. Fabricio Werdum (236)
Eddie Alvarez (156) vs. Gilbert Melendez (156)
Nate Marquardt (184) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (185)
Yair Rodriguez (145) vs. Charles Rosa (145)
Angela Hill (115) vs. Tecia Torres (114)
Preliminary Card (FX, 8 PM/ET)
Chico Camus (126) vs. Henry Cejudo (125)
Efrain Escudero (156) vs. Drew Dober (155)
Alejandro Perez (136) vs. Patrick Williams (136)
Johnny Case (155) vs. Francisco Trevino (154)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass, 7 PM/ET)
Augusto Montano (170) vs. Cathal Pendred (170)
Gabriel Benitez (145) vs. Clay Collard (146)