The 2 efficiently weighed in Friday morning for Saturday’s UFC Austin co-main occasion. That is the second time that Cerrone (155) and Lauzon (154.75) have weighed in to face each other as they had been scheduled to struggle at UFC 274 in Could, solely to have the struggle postponed on the day of the occasion when Cerrone was unable to compete as a consequence of an sickness.
This might be Cerrone’s thirty eighth UFC struggle, whereas Lauzon makes UFC look No. 28.
Featherweight headliners Calvin Kattar and Josh Emmett — Nos. 7 and eight in MMA Fighting’s Global Rankings respectively — additionally efficiently made weight, with each benefiting from the one-pound allowance for a non-title struggle. Kattar weighed in at 146 kilos and Emmett at 145.5.
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Just one fighter missed the mark, bantamweight Tony Kelley. Kelley weighed in at 137.5 kilos, 1.5 kilos over the restrict for his preliminary headlining bout in opposition to Adrian Yanez (135.5). The bout will proceed at a catchweight with Kelley forfeiting 20 % of his purse as penalty, per the UFC.
See official UFC Austin weigh-in outcomes beneath:
Important Card (ESPN, ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET)
Calvin Kattar (146) vs. Josh Emmett (145.5)
Donald Cerrone (155) vs. Joe Lauzon (154.75)
Preliminary Card (ESPN2, ESPN+ at 4 p.m. ET)
Adrian Yanez (135.5) vs. Tony Kelley (137.5)*
*Kelley missed the bantamweight restrict by 1.5 kilos. His bout with Adrian Yanez will proceed at a catchweight with Kelley forfeiting 20 % of his purse as penalty