UFC on FOX 21: Maia vs. Condit got the green light at Friday morning’s official weigh-in took place in Vancouver.
Though there will still be a ceremonial weigh-in for fans on Friday Friday afternoon, the early morning weigh-in was recorded by the Office of the BC Athletic Commissioner and are the official weights of record.
The UFC on FOX 21 main event features the return of welterweight contender Carlos Condit, who had been considering retirement following his last fight. He squares off with fellow contender Demian Maia in a battle that will help determine the pecking order when it comes to the UFC welterweight championship, currently held by Tyron Woodley.
The UFC on FOX 21 main card is rounded out with high profile bouts. The co-main event features former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis making his featherweight debut against Charles Oliveira. Other bouts include Paige VanZant, who is back from a stint on Dancing With the Stars, to fight Bec Rawlings, while Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon meet in a rematch of their Fight of the Night performance from 2012.
UFC Fight Pass Early Prelim fighter Chad Laprise was three pounds over the 156-pound lightweight limit for a non-title fight. His opponent, Thibault Gouti, who made weight, accepted the fight. Gouti will receive 20-percent of Laprise’s fight purse as a result.
UFC on FOX 21: MAIA vs. CONDIT WEIGH-IN RESULTS
Main Card (on FOX):
Demian Maia (171) vs. Carlos Condit (170.5)
Anthony Pettis (146) vs. Charles Oliveira (143)
Paige VanZant (115.5) vs. Bec Rawlings (115.5)
Jim Miller (154.5) vs. Joe Lauzon (156)
Prelims (on FOX):
Sam Alvey (186) vs. Kevin Casey (185)
Enrique Barzola (145.5) vs. Kyle Bochniak (145.5)
Garreth McLellan (184) vs. Alessio Di Chirico (185)
Shane Campbell (156) vs. Felipe Silva (154.5)
Prelims (on UFC Fight Pass):
Chad Laprise (159) vs. Thibault Gouti (155.5)*
Ryan Janes (185) vs. Adam Hunter (185.5)
Jeremy Kennedy (155.5) vs. Alex Ricci (156)
*Chad Laprise missed weight and was fined 20 percent of his fight purse.
(Weights courtesy of MMAJunkie.com)