Miocic, dos Santos and Jedrzejczyk, Andrade on weight for UFC 211 in Dallas

By Newsroom on May 11, 2017
  • DALLAS — The UFC 211 weigh-ins on Friday morning didn’t involve too much drama outside of strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk waiting until about 10 minutes left to go in the proceedings before stepping onto the scale.

    Jedrzejczyk stepped behind a curtain as she removed her clothes before weighing in but the reigning champion hit the mark exactly at 115 pounds.

    Her opponent, Jessica Andrade, was actually the second fighter to step on the scale just after 9 a.m. local time as she came in at 114.5 pounds in her first UFC title fight.

    As for the heavyweight main event, champion Stipe Miocic tipped the scale at 246 pounds while his opponent Junior dos Santos came in one pound lighter at 245 pounds.

    Welterweight contenders Demian Maia and Jorge Masvidal both made weight with no problems as they prepare to clash with a potential title shot looming overhead for the winner.

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