This weekend Conor McGregor returns to UFC action, albeit under a cloud of controversy. His opponent is Dustin Poirier, a man he beat over 6 years ago in the featherweight division. Now, at lightweight, both McGregor and Poirier are fighting for a potential crack at the UFC’s 155 lb title.
You can watch the weigh-ins below with video courtesy of MMA Fighting:
Main card (ESPN+ pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
Lightweight: Dustin Poirier (156) vs. Conor McGregor (155)
Lightweight: Dan Hooker (156) vs. Michael Chandler (156)
Flyweight: Jessica Eye (126) vs. Joanne Calderwood (126)
Lightweight: Matt Frevola (155.5) vs. Ottman Azaitar () *
Strawweight: Marina Rodriguez (116) vs. Amanda Ribas (116)
Middleweight: Makhmud Muradov (186) vs. Andrew Sanchez (186)
Preliminary card (ESPN, ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)
Lightweight: Arman Tsarukyan (159) vs. Nasrat Haqparast ()**
Catchweight (157 lbs): Matt Frevola vs. Arman Tsarukyan ***
Middleweight: Brad Tavares (185.5) vs. Antonio Carlos Junior (185)
Bantamweight: Sara McMann (135) vs. Julianna Pena (136)
Light Heavyweight: Khalil Rountree (206)**** vs. Marcin Prachnio (205)
Early Prelims (ESPN+, 7 p.m. ET)
Catchweight (150 lbs): Nik Lentz (150) vs. Movsar Evloev (150)
Flyweight: Amir Albazi (126) vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov (126)
*Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar has been cancelled after Azaitar withdrew from the fight.
** Arman Tsarukyan missed weight by 3 lbs. He was given an additional hour to make weight. Nasrat Haqparast did not weigh in. Their fight has been cancelled.
*** Matt Frevola and Arman Tsarukyan have agreed to a 157 lbs catchweight fight.
****Khalil Rountree initially missed weight by .5 lb. He was given an additional hour to make weight and came in at 206 lbs.
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