UFC weigh-in notes
Friday, 13 January 2012 13:35
We'll update this with the undercard shortly.
Aside from the Anthony Johnson story, everything went smooth, as a strongly pro-Brazilian crowd chanted "You will die" at Americans Chad Mendes and Anthony Johnson, who were heavily booed as well, as they face Brazilian stars Jose Aldo Jr. and Vitor Belfort respectively in the UFC 142 main fights.
Facebook fight at 7 p.m. Eastern
Felipe Arantes (145) vs. Antonio Carvalho (144)
Ricardo Funch (170) vs. Mike Pyle (171)
Yuri Alcantara (145) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (146)
Gabriel Gonzaga (250) vs. Ednaldo Oliveira (229)
Thiago Tavares (155) vs. Sam Stout (155)
Live on PPV
Edson Barboza (154) vs. Terry Eteim (155)
Erick Silva (169) vs. Carlo Proater (170)
Rousimar Palhares (186) vs. Mike Massenzio (184)
Vitor Belfort (186) vs. Anthony Johnson (197)
Jose Aldo Jr. (145) vs. Chad Mendes (144) for the featherweigt title
Johnson forfeits 20% of his purse to Belfort for missing weight by 11 pounds. Seriously, how can you possibly pull this off? If Johnson weighs more than 205 come fight time tomorrow, the fight will be canceled.
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