UFC 286 Weigh In Results- Title Fight Official, Covington as Back-up
Both main event fighters, Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman made their weight for Welterweight Championship fight for UFC 286 PPV event along with the backup fighter in Colby Covington.
While Covington weighed behind covers, he still managed to weigh at 170 lbs. Usman and Edwards also came in at exactly 170 lbs. Justin Gaethje had to strip down behind the covers to make 156 lbs net weight for his lightweight bout. His opponent Rafael Fiziev was pretty confident as he weighed in with his medallion on at 156 lbs comfortably.
Malcolm Gordon was the only fighter to miss weight as he came in 3.5 lbs above the 126 lbs weight limit for his flyweight bout. His fight against Jake Hadley will continue at catchweight at 129.5 lbs with Gordon paying a fine from his fight purse.
All the debutants – Chris Duncan at 156 lbs, Christian Leroy Duncan at 186 lbs, Jafel Filho at 125.5 lbs, Sam Patterson at 155.5 lbs and Gabriel Santos at 145.5 lbs – were able to make weight. Tune in below for the weigh-in results from UFC 286 event from 5 AM ET onwards.
WEIGH IN RESULTS
- Leon Edwards(170 lbs) vs Kamaru Usman (170 lbs)
- Colby Covington – 170 lbs(Back up for the main event welterweight title fight)
- Justin Gaethje (156 lbs) vs Rafael Fiziev (156 lbs)
- Bryan Barberena (171 lbs) vs Gunnar Nelson (170 lbs)
- Jennifer Maia (125 lbs) vs Casey O’Neill (125 lbs)
- Marvin Vettori (185.5 lbs) vs. Roman Dolidze (186 lbs)
- Jack Shore (146 lbs) vs Makwan Amirkhani (146 lbs)
- Chris Duncan (156 lbs) vs Omar Morales (156 lbs)
- Sam Patterson (155.5 lbs) vs Yanal Ashmoz (155 lbs)
- Jafel Filho (125.5 lbs) vs Muhammad Makaev (126 lbs)
- Lerone Murphy (145.5 lbs) vs Gabriel Santos(145.5 lbs)
- Christian Leroy Duncan (185.5 lbs) vs Duško Todorović (186 lbs)
- Jake Hadley (126 lbs) vs Malcolm Gordon (129.5 lbs)**
- Joanne Wood (126 lbs) vs Luana Carolina(126 lbs)
- Jai Herbert (156 lbs) vs Ľudovít Klein (156 lbs)
- Veronica Macedo (125.5 lbs) vs Juliana Miller (125.5 lbs)
Malcolm Gordon missed weight for Flyweight bout by 3.5 lbs. The fight will proceed at catchweight with Gordon paying 30% fine from his fight purse.