Watch UFC 209 ceremonial weigh-ins – 7pm EST/4pm PST
UFC 209 is headlined by a welterweight title rematch between champion Tyron Woodley and challenger Stephen Thompson. The two fought to a draw at UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in November.
The evening’s co-main event was to have the interim lightweight title on the line as undefeated 24-0, Khabib Nurmagomedov was set to take on rising star, Tony Ferguson. The winner would have likely received a shot at champion, Conor McGregor.
**** Just before weigh-ins rumors started circulating that Nurmagomedov had been taken to the hospital. There were talks about possibly keeping the fight booked but only offering the interim shot to Ferguson. Since then the fight has all together been cancelled. Story here.
Full UFC 209 weigh-in results from the early weigh-ins in Las Vegas below.
Main card (PPV at 10 p.m. ET)
Tyron Woodley (170) vs. Stephen Thompson (169)
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson (154.5) – BOUT CANCELLED
Rashad Evans (185) vs. Dan Kelly (186)
Lando Vannata (156) vs. David Teymur (156)
Alistair Overeem (256) vs. Mark Hunt (265)
Undercard (FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET)
Marcin Tybura (251.5) vs. Luis Henrique (248.5)
Mirsad Bektic (145) vs. Darren Elkins (145.5)
Iuri Alcantara (135.5) vs. Luke Sanders (135)
Mark Godbeer (241.5) vs. Daniel Spitz (240)
Undercard (UFC Fight Pass at 6:30 p.m. ET)
Tyson Pedro (205) vs. Paul Craig (204)
Amanda Cooper (116) vs. Cynthia Calvillo (115.5)
Albert Morales (135.5) vs. Andre Soukhamthath
Latest posts by Eric Kowal (see all)
- Fight promoter, Shane Cripps, son, 2 others die during canoe trip in Canada - May 29, 2017
- UFC Fight Night 109 results: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira - May 28, 2017
- Jessica Eye reveals new blonde look ahead of UFC return - May 28, 2017