Saturday’s sequence of world title fights will proceed unimpeded following Friday’s UFC 280 weigh-ins in Abu Dhabi.
The two males within the foremost match, Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev, registered identical weights of 154-5 kilos on the scales before their bout to contest the vacant UFC gentle-weight championship — a title belt Oliveira misplaced on the scales earlier this 365 days after weighing marginally heavy on the eve of his first round submission victory against Justin Gaethje in Could per chance well per chance also simply.
The night’s other title bout between bantamweight champ Aljamain Sterling and TJ Dillashaw might maybe well even be now not off beam after every hit 135-kilos even, while every Sean O’Malley and Petr Yan made weight at 135.5 and 136-kilos respectively for the entire-anticipated bantamweight fight.
Staunch one fighter uncared for weight with Katlyn Chookagian hitting 127.5 for her flyweight fight with Manon Fiorot. Russian fighter Zubaira Tukhugov, within the meantime, change into once removed from the card fully after the UFC reported that Tukhugov change into once experiencing “weight management considerations” before a scheduled bout with Lucas Almeida. Tukhugov uncared for weight for a fresh fight against Hakeem Dawodu.
The total UFC 280 weigh-in results are:
Charles Oliveira (154.5) vs. Islam Makhachev (154.5)
Aljamain Sterling (135) vs. T.J. Dillashaw (135)
Sean O’Malley (135.5) vs. Petr Yan (136)
Beneil Dariush (156) vs. Mateusz Gamrot (156)
Katlyn Chookagian (127.5) vs. Manon Fiorot (125.5)
Sean Brady (171) vs. Belal Muhammad (170)
Caio Borralho (186) vs. Makhmud Muradov (185.5)
Nikita Krylov (206) vs. Volkan Oezdemir (206)
Abubakar Nurmagomedov (170.5) vs. Gadzhi Omargadzhiev (171)