By MATT BOONE
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
The following are results from the official weigh-ins for UFC 144: “Edgar vs. Henderson,” whcih took place late Friday afternoon, for Saturday's event in the U.S. (Sunday in Japan).
Preliminary Fight (Facebook.com):
-Issei Tamura (145 lbs.) vs. Tiequan Zhang (146 lbs.)
Preliminary Fights (FX):
-Chris Cariaso (136 lbs.) vs. Takeya Mizugaki (135 lbs.)
-Steve Cantwell (185 lbs.) vs. Riki Fukuda (185 lbs.)
-Vaughan Lee (135 lbs.) vs. Kid Yamamoto (136 lbs.)
-Takanori Gomi (155 lbs.) vs. Eiji Mitsuoka (154 lbs.)
Main Card Fights (Pay-Per-View):
-Joe Lauzon (156 lbs.) vs. Anthony Pettis (155 lbs.)
-Hatsu Hioki (145 lbs.) vs. Bart Palaszewski (146 lbs.)
-Tim Boetsch (186 lbs.) vs. Yushin Okami (185 lbs.)
-Yoshihiro Akiyama (169 lbs.) vs. Jake Shields (170 lbs.)
-Cheick Kongo (229 lbs.) vs. Mark Hunt (264 lbs.)
-Ryan Bader (205 lbs.) vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (211 lbs.)*
-Frankie Edgar (154 lbs.) vs. Ben Henderson (154 lbs.)
* – Rampage missed the mark by 5 pounds. He will forfit 20% of his purse to Bader for the unprofessionalism. Bader has accepted the fight regardless.
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