UFC Fight Night 70 weigh-in results – Machida vs Romero
UFC Fight Night 70 takes place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Hollywood, Florida, Saturday, June 27, but first the fighters must hit the scales 24-hours prior.
Several of the fights were cancelled or pushed to other events last week after Visa issues forced changes to the card.
Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, the UFC was unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete.
More on that debacle here: https://www.mymmanews.com/ufc-required-to-make-adjustments-to-machida-vs-romero-event/
UFN 70 is headlined by a middleweight clash between former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and Olympic wrestler Yoel Romero.
Official UFC Fight Night 70 weigh-in results below.
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
- Lyoto Machida (186) vs. Yoel Romero (186)
- Lorenz Larkin (170.5) vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio (170.5)
- Eddie Gordon (184.5) vs. Antonio Carlos Junior (185)
- Steve Bosse (185.5) vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos (185.5)
- Hacran Dias (145.5) vs. Levan Makashvili (145)
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2, 8 p.m. ET)
- Joe Merritt (169) vs. Alex Oliveira (170)
- Lewis Gonzalez (174)* vs. Leandro Silva (170)
- Steve Montgomery (170) vs. Tony Sims (170)
- Sirwan Kakai (135.5) vs. Danny Martinez (135.5)
* – Gonzalez is fined 20 percent of his purse
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