The Pride weigh-in’s are in the books. A couple of interesting notes. Two fighters who usually weigh 205 had no problems putting on the weight to fight at heavyweight.
MMAWeekly’s Scott Petersen is covering the event in Japan and there were some interesting notes from the weigh-in. Shogun Rua actually outweighed Mark Coleman! Shogun tipped the scales at 227, while Coleman is down to 224. Alistair Overeem was a pound heavier than Shogun tipping the scales at 228. His opponent Sergei Kharintonov weighed in at 244.
Here are the official weights from this weekends weigh-in..
PEDRO RIZZO : 246 lbs vs ROMAN ZENTSOV : 228 lbs
QUINTON RAMPAGE JACKSON : 205 lbs vs YOON DONG SIK : 200 lbs
JOHN OLAV EINEMO : 237 lbs vs FABRICIO WERDUM : 238 lbs
KOSAKA TSUYOSHI : 222 lbs vs MARIO SPERRY : 231 lbs
SERGEY KHARITONOV : 244 lbs vs ALISTAIR OVEREEM : 228 lbs
NAKAMURA KAZUHIRO : 225 lbs vs JOSH BARNETT : 255 lbs
ANTONIO RODRIGO NOGUEIRA : 240 lbs vs TAMURA KIYOSHI : 187 lbs
MAURICIO SHOGUN : 227 lbs vs MARK COLEMAN : 224 lbs
NISHIJIMA YOUSUKE : 211 lbs vs MARK HUNT : 292 lbs