UFC Fight Night 33 weigh-in results: Hunt, Silva official for heavyweight main event
BRISBANE, Australia – MMAjunkie was on scene and reporting live from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 33 fighter weigh-ins, where all 22 competitors successfully made weight for Friday’s card.
The ceremony took place at Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Australia, the same venue that hosts Friday’s FOX Sports 1-televised event.
In the main event, Australia resident Mark Hunt takes on recent title challenger Antonio Silva. Silva weighed in at 264 pounds, while Hunt, after getting a good ovation from his home fans, was 262.
In the co-feature, former light heavyweight champion Mauricio Rua meets Australia resident James Te Huna. Te Huna was 205 pounds, while “Shogun” was the same.
In another light heavyweight bout, Ryan Bader came in at 205 pounds for his fight against Australian fan favorite Anthony Perosh, who was 204.
The full weigh-in results included:
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 9 p.m. ET)
Mark Hunt (262) vs. Antonio Silva (264)
Mauricio Rua (205) vs. James Te Huna (205)
Ryan Bader (205) vs. Anthony Perosh (204)
Pat Barry (237) vs. Soa Palelei (264)
Dylan Andrews (185) vs. Clint Hester (186)
Bethe Correia (135) vs. Julie Kedzie (135)
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2, 7 p.m. ET)
Takeya Mizugaki (135) vs. Nam Phan (135)
Caio Magalhaes (186) vs. Nick Ring (185)
Justin Scoggins (125) vs. Richie Vaculik (126)
Krzysztof Jotko (185) vs. Bruno Santos (185)
PRELIMINARY CARD (MMAjunkie, 6:30 p.m. ET)
Alex Garcia (170) vs. Ben Wall (168)