UFC Fight Night 172 is the third UFC event in just eight days to be held at Jacksonville’s VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena.
The night will be headlined by a two-time rescheduled heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris. Yesterday the official weigh-in took place.
The good news is all the fighters that are scheduled to participate in the event made weight. Surprisingly, Marvin Vettori and Uriah Faber also hit the scale which lifted a lot of eyebrows. Some are saying that they could be late replacements for some of the fights, but there is nothing official.
Here are the full weigh-in results from yesterday:
Alistair Overeem (115 kg) vs Walt Harris (120)
Claudia Gadelha (52.4) vs Angela Hill (52.2)
Dan Ige (66.2) vs Edson Barboza (66)
Eryk Anders (84.4) vs Krzysztof Jotko (84.2)
Song Yadong (66) vs Marlon Vera (66)
Matt Brown (77.6) vs Miguel Baeza (77.4)
Anthony Hernandez (84.1) vs Kevin Holland (82.8)
Giga Chikadze (66) vs Irwin Rivera*
Darren Elkins (66.2) vs Nate Landwehr (66.2)
Cortney Casey (57.1) vs Mara Romero Borella (56.9)
Rodrigo Nascimento (115.7) vs Don’Tale Mayes (109.3)
* With Mike Davis removed from the card, late replacement Irwin Rivera will take his spot against Giga Chikadze. A UFC statement said Rivera’s participation is dependent on “medical clearance including a COVID-19 test.