LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is live covering Friday’s official UFC 279 fighter weigh-in, which begins at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).
EARLY WEIGHT-INS will be in Las Vegas ahead of the fan weigh-in ceremony at 4pm ET at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas held at the UFC host hotel. The nearby T-Mobile Arena hosts Saturday’s event, which has a pay-per-view main card following ESPNews’ preliminaries and ESPN+’s early preliminaries.
Among them were Khamzat Chimaev (11-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) and Nate Diaz (20-13 MMA, 15-11 UFC), who met in the welterweight main event, Former interim lightweight champions Tony Ferguson (25-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) and Li Jingliang (19-7 MMA, 11-5 UFC), in the welterweight partnership.
Full UFC 279 weigh-in results include:
Master Card (Pay Per View, 10pm ET)
Khamzat Chimaev () vs. Nate Diaz () Tony Ferguson (171) vs. Li Jingliang (170.5) Kevin Holland (179.5) vs. Daniel Rodriguez () Erin Aldana () vs. Messiah Sen () ion Cateraba (205.5) vs. Johnny Walker (205)
Preliminary Card (ESPNews/ESPN+, 8pm ET)
Hakeem Dawodu () vs. Julian Erosa () Jailton Almeida (216.5) vs. Anton Turkalj () Jamie Pickett (185.5) vs. Denis Tiuliulin (186) Chris Barnett () vs. Jake Collier (265) )
Preliminary Card (ESPN+, 6 p.m. ET)
Norma Dumont () vs. Danyelle Wolf () Heili Alateng (135) vs. Chad Anheliger (135.5) Melissa Martinez (113.5) vs. Elise Reed (115.5) Yohan Lainesse (171) vs. Darian Weeks (170.5)