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The Ultimate Fighting Championship is back on its home turf in Las Vegas this week for UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero.
The UFC 248 main event is slated to feature middleweight champion Israel Adesanya putting his belt on the line opposite perennial contender Yoel Romero. The co-main event touts strawweight champion Zhang Weili defending against former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Both titleholders are making the first defenses of their respective championships.
First, however, all of the fighters on the UFC 248 card must step on the scale and make their bouts official. That could be no small task, as Romero has lost battles on the scale before.
Tune in on Friday, March 6, at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT, as MMAWeekly.com brings you the UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero official weigh-in live from Las Vegas.
UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Weigh-in Results
Main Card (10 pm ET on ESPN+ Pay-Per-View)
- Israel Adesanya (184.5) vs. Yoel Romero (185)*
- Zhang Weili (115) vs. Joanna Jędrzejczyk (115)**
- Beneil Dariush (156) vs. Drakkar Klose (156)
- Neil Magny (171) vs. Li Jingliang (171)
- Alex Oliveira (171) vs. Max Griffin (170.5)
Prelims (8 pm ET on ESPN)
- Sean O’Malley (135.5) vs. José Alberto Quiñónez (135.5)
- Mark Madsen (156) vs. Austin Hubbard (154.5)
- Rodolfo Vieira (186) vs. Saparbek Safarov (186)
- Gerald Meerschaert (185) vs. Deron Winn (185.5)
Early Prelims (6:30 pm ET on ESPN+)
- Emily Whitmire (117.5)*** vs. Polyana Viana (116)
- Jamall Emmers (145.5) vs. Giga Chikadze (146)
- Danaa Batgere (136) vs. Guido Cannetti (135.5)
*UFC middleweight championship
**UFC women’s strawweight championship
***Whitmire missed weight and forfeited 20-percent of her fight purse.
UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Live Results
Tune in to MMAWeekly.com on Saturday, March 7, for full UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Live Results from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya puts his belt on the line opposite longtime contender Yoel Romero, whil strawweight champion Zhang Weili defends her belt against former 115-pound queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk.