UFC on FUEL TV 10 weigh-in results: Nogueira, Werdum come in light

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Shawn91111
6/7/13 3:45:22PM
MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) was on scene and reporting live from today's official UFC on FUEL TV 10 fighter weigh-ins, where all competitors successfully made weight.

The festivities took place at Paulo Sarasate Arena in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil, the same venue that hosts Saturday's FUEL TV-televised event.

Among those weighing in were heavyweight headliners Fabricio Werdum (242 pounds) and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (232). Werdum came in four pounds lighter than his most recent fight at UFC 147, and Nogueira was down 11 pounds from his weigh-in at UFC 153.

"The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2" welterweight-tournament finalists William Macario and Leonardo Santos also weighed in and each weighed 170 pounds.

The full weigh-in results included:

MAIN CARD (FUEL TV, 8 p.m. ET)
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (237) vs. Fabricio Werdum (242)
William Macario (170) vs. Leonardo Santos (170)
Rafael Cavalcante (204) vs. Thiago Silva (206)
Jason High (170) vs. Erick Silva (170)
Eddie Mendez (184) vs. Daniel Sarafian (186)
Rony Jason (146) vs. Mike Wilkinson (145)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 5:15 p.m. ET)
Raphael Assuncao (135) vs. Vaughan Lee (134)
Derek Brunson vs. Ronny Markes - fight canceled due to Markes' car accident
Felipe Arantes (146) vs. Godofredo Castro (146)
Ildemar Alcantara (171) vs. Leandro Silva (169)
Rodrigo Damm (146) vs. Mizuto Hirota (146)
Caio Magalhaes (186) vs. Karlos Vemola (186)
Antonio Braga Neto (185) vs. Anthony Smith (184)








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sbulldavid
6/7/13 10:32:42PM
Been wanting to see Nog/Werdum 2 for a long time
JLS1980
6/7/13 11:52:14PM
Big Nog looked really good at the weigh-ins. His last fight against PeeWee Herman he looked a tad on the sloppy side. This should be a great fight. I'm looking forward to alot of these fights but I'm most excited for this fight.

If Werdum wins I think he should get the Cain vs JDS winner. That'll be quit a long break between fights if the UFC grants him the next shot at the belt.
george112
6/8/13 12:35:27AM
while i do have werdum winning a UD, i think hes WAY overrated and will absolutely get DESTROYED by either Cain or JDS
Sir_Karl
6/8/13 2:04:56AM
Werdum by decision or late tko? That's what I am thinking but I wouldn't be horribly shocked if Big Nog pulled a rabbit out of a hat though. I don't think Werdum is overrated as someone had mentioned. I think he is legit top 5. I actually have him right behind Cain and Junior. I think he should beat Nog in their rematch and would beat Overoids if they ever fought again.
JoeWarren33
6/8/13 11:26:37AM
This should of happened in Pride, but hell at least we finally get to see it happen!!