The UFC’s run of bad luck with their early morning weigh in policy continues, as multiple fighters from tomorrow’s UFC Fight Night have missed weight, even impacting the main and co-main events.
UFC Belem goes down Saturday from the Mangueirinho Gymnasium in Belem, Para, Brazil. The night’s main card airs on FOX Sports 1.
Main event fighter Lyoto Machida made weight, but his opponent came in nearly two pounds over.
In the co-main event, John Dodson’s opponent missed weight by a staggering five pounds.
These two were not alone. Though, as another missed weight as well.
Here’s the full results:
MAIN CARD: (Fox Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
Lyoto Machida (186) vs. Eryk Anders* (187.9)
John Dodson (135) vs. Pedro Munhoz** (140)
Priscila Cachoeira (126) vs. Valentina Shevchenko (125)
Desmond Green (156) vs. Michel Prazeres*** (161)
Marcelo Golm (247) vs. Timothy Johnson (263)
Thiago “Marreta” Santos (185) vs. Anthony Smith (186)
PRELIMINARY CARD: (FS1, 8 p.m. ET)
Tim Means (171) vs. Sergio Moraes (171)
Damir Hadzovic (156) vs. Alan Patrick (156)
Douglas de Andrade (135) vs. Marlon Vera (136)
Iuri Alcantara (136) vs. Joe Soto (135)
PRELIMINARY CARD: (UFC Fight Pass, 7 p.m. ET)
Deiveson Figueiredo (126) vs. Joseph Morales (126)
Polyana Viana (116) vs. Maia Stevenson (116)
* – Anders missed the middleweight limit.
** – Munhoz missed the bantamweight limit.
*** – Prazeres missed the lightweight limit.