The primary occasion for the UFC’s return to Singapore is about with former ladies’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and former title contender Bethe Correia each hitting the size on weight.
The fights from Singapore will air early Saturday morning in america.
Holm got here in at precisely one hundred thirty five kilos as she seems to be to get again on monitor following three straight losses together with her final battle, which happened at one hundred forty five kilos within the inaugural ladies’s featherweight title struggle in February.
In the meantime, Correia hit the size at 136 kilos for the primary occasion the place she is going to try so as to add a former champion to her win column on Saturday. Correia even posted a photograph slicing weight alongside Holm forward of their battle on Saturday.
The co-important occasion noticed former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski are available at 242 kilos whereas his opponent Marcin Tybura was at 243 kilos. Arlovski will look to get a win after struggling 4 straight losses within the UFC.
Former light-weight champion Rafael dos Anjos may also make his debut at welterweight on the cardboard as he takes on Tarec Saffiedine. Each dos Anjos and Saffiedine weighed in at an similar one hundred seventy kilos for his or her battle.
Just one fighter missed weight as newcomer Carls John de Tomas got here in at 131 kilos for his flyweight bout towards Naoke Inoue. The flyweight restrict in a non-title struggle is 126 kilos, which suggests de Tomas got here in at a whopping 5 kilos over weight for his or her struggle.
Because the weigh-ins got here to an in depth, UFC officers hadn’t but introduced if the struggle between de Tomas and Inoue would transfer ahead as scheduled.
MAIN CARD (Saturday, eight a.m. ET on UFC Struggle Cross)
MAIN EVENT: Holly Holm (one hundred thirty five) vs. Bethe Correia (136)
Andrei Arlovski (242) vs. Marcin Tybura (243)
Colby Covington (171) vs. Dong Hyun Kim (171)
Rafael dos Anjos (one hundred seventy) vs. Tarec Saffiedine (one hundred seventy)
PRELIMINARY CARD (four:30 a.m. ET on UFC Battle Cross)
Takanori Gomi (156) vs. Jon Tuck (156)
Cyril Asker (245) vs. Walt Harris (249)
Alex Caceres (146) vs. Rolando Dy (146)
Ulka Sasaki (one hundred twenty five) vs. Justin Scoggins (126)
Frank Camacho (169) vs. Li Jingliang (one hundred seventy)
Russell Doane (one hundred thirty five) vs. Kwan Ho Kwak (136)
Carls John de Tomas (131) vs. Naoki Inoue (124)
Ji Yeon Kim (136) vs. Lucie Pudilova (134)
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