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Little bit of drama at today’s UFC 216 early weigh-ins as Kevin Lee‘s first attempt stepped on the scale weighing 156 pounds, one pound over the lightweight championship limit. On his second attempt he clocked in at 154.5 pounds, making the headliner for UFC 216 official for tomorrow night. His opponent Tony Ferguson made weight coming in at the 155 pound limit.

Due to medical issues with Nik Lentz, his bout against Will Brooks at UFC 216 has been cancelled moving the bout between Matt Schnell and Marco Beltran to the FX prelims, while the remainder of the card is intact, proceeding with the scheduled 12 bouts.

 

Main card (PPV at 10 p.m. ET)

Tony Ferguson (155) vs. Kevin Lee (154.5)

Demetrious Johnson (125) vs. Ray Borg (124)

Fabricio Werdum (247) vs. Derrick Lewis (263.5)

Mara Romero Borella (126) vs. Kalindra Faria (125)

Beneil Dariush (156) vs Evan Dunham (156)

Undercard (FX at 8 p.m. ET)

Tom Duquesnoy (135.5) vs. Cody Stamann (136)

*Will Brooks (156) vs. Nik Lentz (out due to “medical issues”)

Bobby Green (155) vs. Lando Vannata (155.75)

Pearl Gonzalez (126) vs. Poliana Botelho (115)

Matt Schnell (126) vs. Marco Beltran (126)

Undercard (UFC Fight Pass at 6 p.m. ET)

Walt Harris (251) vs. Mark Godbeer (244.5)

John Moraga (126) vs. Magomed Bibulatov (126)

Thales Leites (185.5) vs. Brad Tavares (185.5)

 

 

 

Early Weigh-Ins Replay...

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Current UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee fight card:

Main Card (10pm EST PPV)

Lightweight Interim Title: Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee
Flyweight Title: Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Ray Borg
Heavyweight: Fabrício Werdum vs. Derrick Lewis
Women’s Flyweight: Paige VanZant vs. Jessica Eye
Heavyweight: Walt Harris vs. Mark Godbeer
Lightweight: Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham

Preliminary Card (FXX)
Lightweight: Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz
Featherweight: Tom Duquesnoy vs. Cody Stamann
Women’s Strawweight: Pearl Gonzalez vs. Poliana Botelho
Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Lando Vannata

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Flyweight: John Moraga vs. Magomed Bibulatov
Middleweight: Thales Leites vs. Brad Tavares
Flyweight: Matt Schnell vs. Marco Beltrán

 

UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee will be held on October 7, 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will be headline by an interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee, while Bantamweight Champion Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will round out the co-main event in a rebooked title fight from UFC 215.

 


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