The official UFC 197 weigh in event for the “Jones vs. Saint Preux” pay-per-view (PPV) extravaganza went down a little earlier this evening (Fri., April 22, 2016) from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
All 24 fighters scheduled to compete tomorrow night in “Sin City” hit their respective marks without incident (staredown videos here).
UFC 197 will feature the light heavyweight interim title fight between Jon Jones and short-notice replacement Ovince Saint Preux. In the “Jones vs. Saint Preux” co-main event, Demetrious Johnson makes his latest title defense against Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo.
Complete UFC 197 weigh in results below:
UFC 197 PPV Main Event:
205 lbs.: Jon Jones (205) vs. Ovince Saint Preux (205)
UFC 197 PPV Co-Main Event:
125 lbs.: UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson (125) vs. Henry Cejudo (125)
UFC 197 PPV Main Card:
155 lbs.: Edson Barboza (155) vs. Anthony Pettis (156)
185 lbs.: Rafael Natal (186) vs. Robert Whittaker (185.5)
145 lbs.: Andre Fili (146) vs. Yair Rodriguez (145.5)
UFC 197 FOX Sports 1 Prelims:
125 lbs.: Chris Kelades (126) vs. Sergio Pettis (126)
170 lbs.: Danny Roberts (170.5) vs. Dominique Steele (171)
115 lbs.: Juliana Lima (115) vs. Carla Esparza (116)
155 lbs.: Glaico Franca (156) vs. James Vick (155)
UFC 197 Fight Pass Prelims:
265 lbs.: Cody East (245.5) vs. Walt Harris (255.5)
185 lbs.: Clint Hester (205) vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima (205)
155 lbs.: Efrain Escudero (155.5) vs. Kevin Lee (156)
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 197 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, and then the remaining undercard balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
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