UFC Fight Night weigh ins in Nashville, Tennessee
MMA News Written by Arnold Lim - The Sushiboy
Tuesday, 31 March 2009
UFC Fight Night matches became official today and Martin Kampmann and Carlos Condit will lock horns in the Octagon at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. While most fighters made weight without incident, two fighters missed weight and one bout was scrapped altogether.
Jeremy Stephens and Gleison Tibau both missed weight and will instead compete at a catchweight of 158 lbs. Stephens came in a whopping three pounds overweight while Tibau was listed at 156.5 lbs.
While Stephens and Tibau missed weight, the Ryan Jensen vs. Steve Steinbeiss bout will not take place at all. According to the UFC website, the bout was called due to a medical approval issue regarding Jensen.
Weights for the fighters are below, courtesy of the UFC.
Martin Kampmann (170) VS Carlos Condit (170.5)
Carmelo Marrero (205) VS Ryan Bader (206)
Junie Browning (156) VS Cole Miller (156)
Rafael Dos Anjos (156) VS Tyson Griffin (156)
Preliminary matches ( depending on time these fight may or may not be shown )
Matt Horwich (185) VS Ricardo Almeida (185.5)
Jeremy Stephens (158) VS Gleison Tibau (156.5)
Jesse Sanders (171) VS Brock Larson (171)
Nissen Osterneck (186) VS Jorge Rivera (185)
Nick Catone (186) VS Tim Credeur (186)
Joe Vedepo (185) VS Rob Kimmons (185)
Aaron Simpson (186) VS Tim McKenzie (184.5)