UFC Fight Night 57 is headlined by a featherweight bout that could determine who is next in line to challenge champion Jose Aldo as former challenger Frankie Edgar will take on Cub Swanson. This bout is scheduled for five, five-minute rounds.
The event goes down at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. All fighters made weight on their first attempt.
Two female strawweights will make their debuts in the UFC as Kailin Curran and Paige VanZant stand across the octagon with one another on the preliminary card available on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 7 p.m.
Josh Copeland and Ruslan Magomedov head the Fox Sports 1 preliminary card that begins at 8 p.m.
Matt Wiman was the first fighter in a long time to step on the scale wearing tighty whities. Not sure why we felt we had to mention that.
Below are the results from today’s weigh-ins.
UFC Fight Night 57 weigh ins
Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
Frankie Edgar (145) vs. Cub Swanson (145.8)
Edson Barboza (155) vs. Bobby Green (155.4)
Chico Camus (125.5) vs. Brad Pickett (126)
Oleksiy Oliynyk (235) vs. Jared Rosholt (240)
Joseph Benavidez (125.6) vs. Dustin Ortiz (125.6)
Isaac Vallie-Flagg (156) vs. Matt Wiman (155.4)
Prelim Card (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
Josh Copeland (264) vs. Ruslan Magomedov (246)
Luke Barnatt (185.4) vs. Roger Narvaez (185.4)
Nick Hein (154.2) vs. James Vick (155.8)
Akbarh Arreola (155.6) vs. Yves Edwards (154.6)
Prelim Card (UFC Fight Pass, 7 p.m. ET)
Kailin Curran (115.6) vs. Paige VanZant (114.6)
Dooho Choi (145.8) vs. Juan Puig (145.6)
Weigh-in Video here:
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