UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber Weigh-in Results


 

Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber

Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz puts his belt on the line Saturday night at UFC 132 in Las Vegas against Urijah Faber.

But there’s more to it than the title, there’s settling a score from a few years ago, when Faber, then the WEC featherweight champ, choked Cruz out less than two minutes into the fight.

Wanderlei Silva and Chris Leben

Wanderlei Silva and Chris Leben

The friction between the two has only increased leading up to Saturday night’s fight. After stepping on the scales at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Friday afternoon, the UFC bantamweight title fight and the rest of the UFC 132 bouts are now official.

Cruz stepped on the scale at 134 pounds, one pound under the limit for their title fight, while Faber hit the mark at 135 pounds.

“I’ve been waiting for this fight for four years. I’m gonna keep that belt and I’m gonna whoop him tomorrow night,” Cruz said after stepping off the scale. “So all you fans that are booing, be prepared to boo some more.”

Of course, Faber disagrees, feeling that he can do what he did four years ago and take the belt home with him.

“It’s gonna be a war and I’m ready to do battle and have some fun and win that belt.”

The co-main event of the evening features another highly anticipated bout between middleweights Wanderlei Silva and Chris Leben. There is a shared respect between Silva and Leben, but the two heavy-hitters are expected to go toe-to-toe.

Longtime UFC veteran Tito Ortiz is also putting his career on the line on Saturday night when he steps into the Octagon against a younger more modern version of himself in Ryan Bader. Both easily made weight, each stepping on the scale at 205 pounds.

The UFC 132 main card begins at 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET on Saturday with the preliminary bouts beginning at approximately 3:15 p.m. PT/6:15 p.m. ET. MMAWeekly.com will have full UFC 132 results and play by play.

UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber Full Weigh-in Results:

Main Bouts (On Pay-Per-View):
-Dominick Cruz (134) vs. Urijah Faber (135)
-Wanderlei Silva (186) vs. Chris Leben (185)
-Ryan Bader (205) vs. Tito Ortiz (205)
-Carlos Condit (170) vs. Dong Hyun Kim (171)
-Dennis Siver (156) vs. Matt Wiman (156)

Preliminary Bouts (On Spike TV):
-Melvin Guillard (155) vs. Shane Roller (155)
-George Sotiropoulos (156) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (155)

Preliminary Bouts (On Facebook):
-Brian Bowles (135) vs. Takeya Mizugaki (136)
-Brad Tavares (186) vs. Aaron Simpson (185)
-Andre Winner (155) vs. Anthnoy Njokuani (156)
-Jeff Hougland (135) vs. Donny Walker (135)

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 27 days ago
  • 9 views

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is unconcerned about his placement on the UFC 178 preliminary card. While Dominick Cruz is indeed a former UFC champion, he is not concerned about being read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 8 views

UFC 177 plays host to the bantamweight rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. Dillashaw shocked the MMA world with a stellar performance that led to a finish of Barao at UFC 173. Dillashaw bec read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 1 views

No main card love? No problem! "Dominator" has no issues with headlining the UFC 178 prelims in FOX Sports 1. Just like his bitter-rival Urijah Faber did at UFC 175, Dominick Cruz will headline the u read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 5 views

Bloody Elbow is up bright and early at 4 AM ET/1 AM PT to provide you live streaming coverage of UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le weigh-ins from Macau. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 60 views

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" takes place today (Fri., Aug. 22, 2014) from The Venetian Macao's CotaiArena in Macau. As usual, MMAmania.com will provide both a read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 2 views

Check out Bloody Elbow's coverage of the UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. dos Anjos weigh-ins in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The live video stream beings at 4 PM ET/1 PM PT. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 21 views

The official weigh-in event for UFC Fight Night 49: "Henderson vs. Dos Anjos" takes place today (Fri., Aug. 22, 2014) from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. As usual, MMAmania.com will provide both read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 30 views

The worldwide leader for mixed martial arts and UFC news, MMA News, UFC Rumors, MMA Rankings, Interviews, Videos, UFC Results, and UFC Blog read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 11 views

Sherdog.com has live updates of Saturday's UFC Fight Night “Bisping vs. Le” card starting at 6:30 a.m. ET. read news >>