by Jennifer Wenk
Las Vegas, NV (Nov. 4, 2005) – The Ultimate Fighting Championship®(UFC®) organization announced the official weigh-in results for The Ultimate Fighter™ Season 2 finale. The event took place inside Body English, The Night Club at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. All fighters, including main event fighters Diego Sanchez and Nick Diaz, along with Kit Cope, Kenny Florian and this season’s finalists heavyweights Brad Imes, Rashad Evans, and welterweights Luke Cummo and Joe Stevenson took the scales at approximately 4:00pm PT.
After twelve weeks of The Ultimate Fighter™ Season 2, the finals will take place and it will be decided who among the four fighters receive a multi-year six-figure contract with the UFC.
Joe “Daddy” Stevenson and Luke Cummo will fight in the Welterweights Finals and Brad Imes and Rashad Evans will battle in the Heavyweights Finals live in Las Vegas from the Joint at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Spike TV will air all the action Saturday, November 5 starting at 9:00pm ET/same day tape/PT.
Following are the official weigh-in results:
Kerry Schall (265) vs Keith Jardine (222)
Melvin Guillard (169) vs Marcus Davis (167)
Sam Morgan (170) vs Josh Burkman (170.5)
Kit Cope (170) vs Kenny Florian (170.5)
Welterweight Final – Luke Cummo (169) vs Joe Stevenson (170)
Heavyweight Final – Brad Imes (250) vs Rashad Evans (224)
Main Event – Nick Diaz (170) vs Diego Sanchez (170.5)