UFC on Fox 4: Shogun vs. Vera Weigh-In Results

Mauricio Shogun Ruz and Brandon Vera at UFC on FOX 4 weigh-insLOS ANGELES – Saturday night’s main event between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Brandon Vera is now official as the UFC on Fox 4: Shogun vs. Vera weigh-ins went down at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Friday.

Shogun and Vera were veryLyoto Machida and Ryan Bader at UFC on FOX 4 weigh-ins workmanlike with their weigh-in performances, both stepping on the scale in quick fashion, a fast staredown and then off the stage before you knew it.

The co-main event maybe brought the biggest surprise as former UFC champion Lyoto Machida came in at a light 201 pounds for his showdown with Ryan Bader, well under the 205-pound limit for their fight. It immediately raised the question of whether or not a drop down to the middleweight division might be in Machida’s future.

The most impressive winner of the two light heavyweight main events has been promised a title shot by UFC president Dana White.

The rest of the competitors also made weight for the UFC on Fox 4 card taking place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Saturday night and airing live on Fox.


Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua (205) vs. Brandon Vera (203.8)
Lyoto Machida (201) vs. Ryan Bader (205)
Joe Lauzon (155.8) vs. Jamie Varner (156)
Mike Swick (170) vs. DeMarques Johnson (171)


Cole Miller (145) vs. Nam Phan (145)
Phil Davis (205.5) vs. Wagner Prado (205)
Josh Grispi (146) vs. Rani Yahya (145.5)
Phil De Fries (235) vs. Oli Thompson (232)
Manny Gamburyan (145.5) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (145.5)
John Moraga (125.5) vs. Ulysses Gomez (125.5)