LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie was on scene and reporting reside from Friday’s early and official UFC on ESPN+ 31 fighter weigh-ins.
The weigh-ins happen on the UFC Apex. UFC on ESPN+ 31 takes place Saturday on the identical venue. The cardboard streams solely on ESPN+.
Amongst these weighing in are Derek Brunson and Edmen Shahbazyan, who meet within the middleweight important occasion. Brunson represents the 22-year-old Shahbazyan’s largest check to this point.
All however one of many fighters who stepped on the size made weight. One battle was canceled, although, as Charles Ontiveros was deemed ineligible to compete after stepping in for Eric Spicely on simply hours’ discover in opposition to Markus Perez.
The total UFC on ESPN+ 31 weigh-in outcomes embody:
MAIN CARD (ESPN+, 9 p.m. ET)
- Derek Brunson (186) vs. Edmen Shahbazyan (185.5)
- Joanne Calderwood (126) vs. Jennifer Maia (124.5)
- Randy Brown (170.5) vs. Vicente Luque (170.5)
- Bobby Inexperienced (156) vs. Lando Vannata (155.5)
- Trevin Giles (185) vs. Kevin Holland (184)
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+, 6 p.m. ET)
- Jonathan Martinez (140.5)* vs. Frankie Saenz (136)
- Ed Herman (206) vs. Gerald Meerschaert (204.5)
- Nate Maness (144.5) vs. Johnny Munoz (145.5)
- Charles Ontiveros ()** vs. Markus Perez (194.5)
- Jamall Emmers (146) vs. Vincent Cachero (145)
- Cody Durden (135.5) vs. Chris Gutierrez (135.5)
* Martinez missed bantamweight restrict by 4.5 kilos.
** Ontiveros didn’t weigh in for his battle in opposition to Markus Perez and UFC officers subsequently confirmed the battle is off.