UFC 165: Weigh-In Results & Video


UFC Interim Bantamweight Champion: Renan Barao

Photo Credit: Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports


The weigh-ins take place later today, ahead of tomorrows UFC 165 event, which takes place at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

In the night’s main event, Jon Jones (18-1) defends his light heavyweight title against Swedish challenger Alexander Gustaffson (16-1) and in the co-main event we’re treated to more title action as interim bantamweight champion Renan Barao (30-1 (1nc), pictured) takes on the former WEC bantamweight champion Eddie Wineland (20-8-1).

The light heavyweight title fight was confirmed after both Jones and Gustafsson comfortably made weight, coming in at 204.5 ahead of their meeting in the night’s main event.

Renan Barao and Eddie Wineland both came in at 135 ahead of their interim bantamweight title bout in the co-main event, while Matt Mitrione (260.5) will have a sizeable weight advantage over Brendan Schaub (237) in their heavyweight clash, coming in over 23 lbs heavier.

On the preliminary card Ivan Menjivar (137)  missed weight ahead of his bantamweight bout with Wilson Reis (135) but returned later at 136 so the bout will go ahead as planned, without any sanctions. Everyone else made weight ahead of their bouts, you can check out the full results and the video replay below.

UFC 165: Weigh In Results (All weights listed in pounds)

Light Heavyweight Title Bout – Jon Jones (c) (204.5) vs Alexander Gustafsson (204.5)
Interim Bantamweight Title Bout – Renan Barão (ic) (135) vs Eddie Wineland (135)
Heavyweight Bout – Matt Mitrione (260.5) vs Brendan Schaub (237)
Middleweight Bout – Constantinos Philippou (186) vs Francis Carmont (186)
Lightweight Bout – Khabib Nurmagomedov (156) vs Pat Healy (155.75)

Lightweight Bout – Mike Ricci (155.5) vs Myles Jury (156)
Bantamweight Bout – Ivan Menjivar (136*) vs. Wilson Reis (135)
Welterweight Bout – Chris Clements (169.5) vs Stephen Thompson (170.5)
Bantamweight Bout – Mitch Gagnon (136) vs Dustin Kimura (136)

Lightweight Bout – John Makdessi (155) vs Renee Forte (155.5)
Lightweight Bout –  Jesse Ronson (155.5) vs Michel Prazeres (155)
Bantamweight Bout – Roland Delorme (136) vs Alex Caceres (136)
Heavyweight Bout – Nandor Guelmino (230) vs Daniel Omielanczuk (245.5)
*Ivan Menjivar originally weighed in at 137 but returned within the time limit to make 136.



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