UFC 277 Weigh-in Results and Video: Two fighters miss weight

The athletes competing on Saturday’s UFC 277 pay-per-view fight card officially weighed in Friday morning in Dallas, Texas.

UFC 277 takes place at American Airlines Center in Dallas and features two title bouts. Women’s bantamweight champion Julianna Peña faces former titleholder Amanda Nunes in a rematch in the fight card’s main event. Nunes weighed in at 135 pounds even. Peña was the last fighter to step on the scales and weighed 134.5 pounds.

In the co-main event, former flyweight champion and top ranked contender Brandon Moreno faces No. 2 ranked Kai Kara-France for the interim flyweight championship. Both men officially weighed in at 124.5 pounds.

Two fighter missed weight on Friday. Joselyne Edwards weighed in 1.5 pounds heavy for her women’s bantamweight bout against Ji Yeon Kim. She opted not to try and cut the extra weight. She forfeited 20 percent of her fight purse but the fight will go on.

Orion Cosce also came in 1.5 pounds heavy for his scheduled welterweight bout against ‘Blood Diamond.’

UFC 277 Live Weigh-in Video

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UFC 277 Official Weigh-in Results

MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

  • Julianna Peña (134.5) vs. Amanda Nunes (135) – women’s bantamweight title fight
  • Brandon Moreno (124.5) vs. Kai Kara-France (124.5) – interim flyweight title fight
  • Derrick Lewis (264.5) vs. Sergei Pavlovich (254.5)
  • Alexandre Pantoja (125.5) vs. Alex Perez (125.5)
  • Magomed Ankalaev (206) vs. Anthony Smith (206)

PRELIMINARY CARD (ABC/ESPN/ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Alex Morono (171) vs. Matthew Semelsberger (171)
  • Rafael Alves (155.5) vs. Drew Dober (155.5)
  • Hamdy Abdelwahab (264.5) vs. Don’Tale Mayes (255)
  • Rafa Garcia (155) vs. Drakkar Klose (155.5)

EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+, 6 p.m. ET)

  • Adam Fugitt (171) vs. Michael Morales (170.5)
  • Joselyne Edwards (137.5)* vs. Ji Yeon Kim (135)
  • Nicolae Negumereanu (205) vs. Ihor Potieria (204)
  • Orion Cosce (172.5)* vs. Blood Diamond (169.5)

* missed weight