UFC 180 Weigh In Results
The official weigh-in event for UFC 180: "Werdum vs. Hunt" took place today (Fri., Nov. 14, 2014) from Mexico City Arena in Mexico City, Mexico.
All fighters made weight without incident.
Complete UFC 180 weigh in results are as follows:
265 lbs.: Fabricio Werdum (232) vs. Mark Hunt (265)
170 lbs.: Jake Ellenberger (171) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (170)
145 lbs.: Ricardo Lamas (145) vs. Dennis Bermudez (146)
170 lbs.: Augusto Montano (169) vs. Chris Heatherly (170)
170 lbs.: Edgar Garcia (170) vs. Hector Urbina (169)
145 lbs.: Yair Rodriguez (145) vs. Leonardo Morales (144)
135 lbs.: Alejandro Perez (135) vs. Jose Alberto Quinonez (135)
135 lbs.: Jessica Eye (134) vs. Leslie Smith (134)
145 lbs.: Gabriel Benitez (145) vs. Humberto Brown (146)
135 lbs.: Enrique Briones (134) vs. Guido Cannetti (135)
135 lbs.: Marco Beltran (136) vs. Marlon Vera (135)
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UFC rabble-rouser Wanderlei Silva posted a training video on Wednesday in support of Fabricio Werdum's interim title challenge at UFC 180. In it, Silva discussed the struggles Werdum has undergone to reach this point in his career, but also, somewhat strangely, took a thinly veiled shot at Cain Velasquez for the "favorably timed injury" that resulted in the champ's withdrawal from the UFC's first event in Mexico. Check out the video above.