Anderson Silva is now formally established for what is predicted to be his last wander to the Octagon just after he designed pounds for UFC Vegas 12 on Friday.
Although he has remaining the doorway cracked open up ever so a little, Silva ideas to retire following his UFC Vegas 12 headliner with Uriah Corridor on Saturday in Las Vegas. His closing bout will be the initial time that Silva has fought in approximately a yr-and-a-fifty percent.
While he reigned more than the middleweight division for the vast majority of his profession, and is extensively regarded as one of the most effective fighters of all time, Silva has struggled via the last many years of his profession. He is 1-6 with 1 no contest in his eight most current bouts.
Silva looked sharp at the weigh-in, stepping on the scale at 184 lbs .. Corridor weighed 186 kilos.
Three UFC Vegas 12 fighters miss out on weight, a single bout canceled
Because of to excess weight administration troubles with Priscila Cachoeira, her bout from Cortney Casey was canceled.
Three other fighters built it to the scale, but skipped the mark.
Jack Marshman weighed 187.5 kilos (or 1.5 pounds over the limit) for his middleweight bout with Sean Strickland. With his miss, Marshman forfeits 20 p.c of his purse to Strickland.
Cole Williams weighed 175.5 lbs (or 4.5 lbs . above the limit) for his welterweight bout with Jason Witt. With his skip, Williams will forfeit 40 per cent of his purse to Witt.
Heavyweight Greg Hardy was the final fighter to the scale, but even stripping down, he weighed 266.5 pounds, which is .5 kilos about the restrict for a non-title combat. Hardy was provided one particular hour to go on reducing and make another endeavor at the scale for his fight with Maurice Greene.
UPDATE: Greg Hardy will make pounds for UFC Vegas 12 immediately after lacking on initially attempt
Following stepping on the scale at 266.5 pounds in the remaining minute of the unique two-hour weigh-in window, Hardy was specified a single hour to get rid of .5 lbs . and strike the mark.
Hardy stuck all around for his deal with-off with Greene, but took the remainder of the readily available hour to reduce weight. He returned for his next try, building fat at 264.5 kilos, averting a penalty.
UFC Vegas 12: Corridor vs. Silva weigh-in results
UFC Vegas 12 Major Card (7 p.m. ET on ESPN+)
- Key Event: Uriah Hall (186) vs Anderson Silva (184)
- Co-Most important Celebration: Bryce Mitchell (146) vs Andre Fili (146)
- Maurice Greene (250) vs Greg Hardy (264.5)**
- Kevin Holland (185.5) vs Charlie Ontiveros (182.5)
- Bobby Inexperienced (155) vs Thiago Moises (156)
UFC Vegas 12 Preliminary Card (4 p.m. ET on ESPN+)
- Chris Gruetzemacher (155.5) vs Alexander Hernandez (155.5)
- Adrian Yanez (135.5) vs Victor Rodriguez (133)
- Sean Strickland (185.5) vs Jack Marshman (187.5)*
- Cole Williams (175.5)* vs Jason Witt (170.5)
- Dustin Jacoby (204) vs Justin Ledet (205.5)
Cortney Casey () vs Priscila Cachoeira ()— CANCELED
- Miles Johns (135) vs Kevin Natividad (134.5)
*Cole Williams and Jack Marshman skipped bodyweight
**Greg Hardy missed on his to start with try, but produced bodyweight on 2nd endeavor
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