UFC Fight Night 60 weigh-in results: Henderson, Thatch official, but three off mark
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
-Benson Henderson (169) vs. Brandon Thatch (170)
-Max Holloway (145.25) vs. Cole Miller (145)
-Kiichi Kunimoto (170) vs. Neil Magny (170.5)
-Daniel Kelly (185.5) vs. Patrick Walsh (191.5)*
-Michel Prazeres (156) vs. Kevin Lee (155.25)
-Ray Borg (125.75) vs. Chris Kelades (127)**
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
-Efrain Escudero (156) vs. Rodrigo Lima (154.5)
-Jim Alers (145) vs. Chas Skelly (145.75)
-Tim Elliott (125) vs. Zach Makovsky (125.5)
-James Moontasri (158)* vs. Cody Pfister (156)
* Walsh and Moontasri forfeit 20 percent of their purses to their opponents.
** Kelades was given two hours to cut the additional weight.
Nik Lentz vs Levan Makashvili scratched from UFC Fight Night 60 lineup
For the second time in six months, Nik Lentz has had a UFC fight canceled on weigh-in day.
Sources close to the situation told MMAjunkie that Lentz’s planned UFC Fight Night 60 bout with Levan Makashvili (6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has been pulled from the lineup.
Sources close to the promotion told MMAjunkie that Lentz has flu-like symptoms. Doctors ruled him ineligible today.
Lentz (25-6-2 MMA, 9-3-1 UFC) was originally scheduled to meet Thiago Tavares at Saturday’s event, which takes place at 1STBank Center in Broomfield, Colo., but he suffered an injury roughly two weeks out. Makashvili, who was set to make his debut at the event, replaced him on short notice.
Jon Jones to Fight his NFL Star Brother??
UFC champ Jon Jones is being CALLED OUT by his own brother -- NFL star Chandler Jones -- who tells TMZ Sports he's ready and willing to step in the octagon with JJ 'cause he's 100% confident he could beat his ass.
"Me and my brother used to fight all the time when we were young ... and I'm pretty sure I can take him down now. I am way bigger than he is," Chandler tells us.
I'm not that much about silly fights and crap, but yes please to this one