UFC 230 takes place Saturday, November 3 from Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Fighters hit the scales today to make tomorrow night’s fights official.
In the main event, UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier defends his title for the first time against short notice opponent and rising star, Derrick Lewis.
The 13-fight event kicks off with four bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary-card bouts follow on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, with the five-fight main card airing live on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET.
The fighters hit the scales for the ceremonial weigh-ins today at 6 p.m. ET. Video of the action (courtesy of the UFC) appears above, while the results appear below.
Pay-Per-View Main Card
Daniel Cormier (251.2) vs. Derrick Lewis (264.6) – for heavyweight title
Chris Weidman (186) vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (185.4)
David Branch (185.6) vs. Jared Cannonier (184.8)
Karl Roberson (184.6) vs. Jack Marshman (185.4)
Derek Brunson (185.8) vs. Israel Adesanya (184.8)
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Jason Knight (145.8) vs. Jordan Rinaldi (145.8)
Sijara Eubanks (127.2)* vs. Roxanne Modafferi (124.8)
Julio Arce (145) vs. Sheymon Moraes (146)
Lyman Good (169.6) vs. Ben Saunders (170.4)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Matt Frevola (155.4) vs. Lando Vannata (155.4)
Shane Burgos (145.6) vs. Kurt Holobaugh (145)
Brian Kelleher (137.0)* vs. Montel Jackson (136)
Adam Wieczorek (232.2) vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima (253.2)
*Brian Kelleher missed the bantamweight maximum of 136 pounds.
*Sijara Eubanks missed the flyweight maximum of 126 pounds and will be fined 20 percent of her purse.
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