UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields weigh-in results: Shields 171, Maia 171, Thiago Silva misses weight

Bloody Elbow will be providing live video and updates when all 20 fighters on the card step on the scale at today's UFC Fight…

By: Tim Burke | 10 years ago
UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields weigh-in results: Shields 171, Maia 171, Thiago Silva misses weight
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Bloody Elbow will be providing live video and updates when all 20 fighters on the card step on the scale at today’s UFC Fight Night 29 weigh-ins live from Brazil. You can catch a live stream of the weigh-ins aboce, you can view it over at MMA Fighting. The weigh-ins begin at 3 p.m. ET/Noon PT.

The main event is an important fight in the welterweight division, with former middleweight title challenger Demian Maia taking on former Strikeforce middleweight champion Jake Shields.

Main Card:
Demian Maia (171) vs. Jake Shields (171)
Dong Hyun Kim (171) vs. Erick Silva (170)
Matt Hamill (205) vs. Thiago Silva (208*)
Joey Beltran (205) vs. Fabio Maldonado (204)
Rousimar Palhares (171) vs. Mike Pierce (171)
Raphael Assuncao (135) vs. T.J. Dillashaw (136)

Preliminary Card:
Igor Araujo (171) vs. Ildemar Alcantara (171)
Yan Cabral (170) vs. David Mitchell (171)
Chris Cariaso (125) vs. Iliarde Santos (126)
Alan Patrick (155) vs. Garett Whiteley (156)

*Thiago Silva has one hour to lose two pounds.

UPDATE:

MMAjunkie reports that Silva was unable to drop any additional weight and will give up 25% of his show purse. He will also be ineligible for any post fight bonuses, but can still earn his win-bonus if he defeats Hamill.


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