Both Jorge Gurgel and Joe Duarte hit the scale and made their fight official for Strikeforce Challengers 18, happening in Las Vegas on Friday night.

The weigh ins took place at the Palms Hotel and Casino where the event will also be held.

Gurgel hit the mark at 154lbs, while his opponent Joe Duarte came in at 155lbs for the lightweight bout at the top of the card.

Also on the card, debuting middleweight Danillo Villefort came in at 186lbs with his opponent Nate James hitting the scales at 185lbs.

The only fighter who did not make weight was preliminary competitor Nah-Shon Burrell who came in at 172lbs, one pound over the allowance for a welterweight content. Burrell has one hour to make the additional weight or face potential penalties.

FULL WEIGH IN RESULTS FOR STRIKEFORCE CHALLENGERS 18
MAIN EVENT:

Jorge Gurgel (154) vs. Joe Duarte (155)

MAIN CARD:
Danillo Villefort (186) vs. Nate James (185)
Pat Healy (155) vs. Eric Wisely (156)
Sarah D’Alelio (146) vs. Ronda Rousey (146)
Roy Jones Jr. (204) vs. Derrick Mehmen (205)

PRELIMINARY CARD
Keith Berry (204) vs. Gian Villante (205)
Lukasz Les (169) vs. Nah-Shon Burrell (172)
Mike Bronzoulis (169) vs. Chad Leonardt (171)
Sterling Ford (156) vs. Milton Viera (155)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

MMA community reacts to UFC/Reebok fighter payout structure

  • 22 days ago
  • 11 views

You mad? Yes, yes I am. Once the official payout structure for the sponsorship deal between Reebok and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went public (see it here), the mixed martial arts (MMA) com read news >>

Fighters respond to the offial UFC Reebok payscale on Twitter

  • 22 days ago
  • 122 views

UFC fighters are reacting to the official release of the Reebok pay tiers for the exclusive sponsorship deal starting in July. So far, reactions are mixed. The UFC's Reebok sponsorship deal got one s read news >>

Pros react to Reebok sponsorship pay scale for UFC fights

  • 22 days ago
  • 588 views

On Wednesday, news broke revealing what the per-fight scale would be for UFC fighters when it came to guaranteed Reebok sponsorship money. While rumors had been circulating for weeks, if not months, read news >>

Offical Reebok sponsorship numbers lower than initial estimates

  • 22 days ago
  • 40 views

The official UFC Reebok sponsorship numbers are out and it looks like they're a bit lower than many were expecting. The UFC's deal with Reebok has been a wait and see experience for many fighters. Th read news >>

Inaugural strawweight title bout official for ONE Championship 27 in Singapore

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 views

Some changes and additions have hit this month’s ONE Championship 27 card in Singapore. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News read news >>

Who won the Floyd Mayweather fight?

  • 26 days ago
  • 28 views

Floyd Mayweather Jr., of course, with official scores of 118-110 and 116-112 x2. Manny Pacquiao certainly came to fight in their epic showdown last Saturday night (May 2, 2015), which took place live read news >>

Pacquiao-Mayweather official weigh in results with full video replay

  • 27 days ago
  • 8 views

We are official ... finally. It took more than a half-decade, but Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are now locked and loaded to trade leather tomorrow night (Sat., May 2, 2015) inside MGM Grand Ga read news >>

Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather: Staredown pics, Vines from official weigh in

  • 27 days ago
  • 3 views

It's official! WBC and WBA (super) Welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. stared down WBO kingpin Manny Pacquiao (see above) for their blockbuster pay-per-view (PPV) main event tomorrow night (Sa read news >>

Video: Mayweather-Pacquiao weigh in results with live stream updates today

  • 27 days ago
  • 36 views

So close. The official countdown to fight night (Sat., May 2, 2015) has finally begun, with Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao set to weigh-in today for their historic 147-pound clash tomorrow eveni read news >>