Picture
UFC 159 headliners Jon Jones (205) and Chael Sonnen (205) both made weight and are ready to rumble. During the event the challenger told his opponent: “You're going to tell your kids' kids' kids that he was real” to which the UFC Lightweight Champion simply replied: "I'm here to conquer".

Co-headliners No.10 ranked Alan Belcher (185) and TUF 3 winner Michael Bisping (186) is also official. Both started trash talking during staredown and almost started the fight right there.

Roy Nelson showed 258 pounds, while Cheick Kongo 237.

UFC 159 takes place tomorrow at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

Full weigh-in results:


                               MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

Champ Jon Jones (205) vs. Chael Sonnen (205) –UFC light-heavyweight championship

Alan Belcher (185) vs. Michael Bisping (186)

Cheick Kongo (237) vs. Roy Nelson (258)

Phil Davis (205) vs. Vinny Magalhaes (205.5)

Pat Healy (155.5) vs. Jim Miller (155)

                            PRELIMINARY CARD (FX, 8 p.m. ET)

Rustam Khabilov (156) vs. Yancy Medeiros (155.5)

Ovince St. Preux (206) vs. Gian Villante (206)

Sheila Gaff (133) vs. Sara McMann (134)

Johnny Bedford (136) vs. Bryan Caraway (136)

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 6:30 p.m. ET)

Leonard Garcia (145) vs. Cody McKenzie (145)

Nick Catone (173) vs. James Head (170.25)

Kurt Holobaugh (145) vs. Steven Siler (145.25)

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

Related News

Dana White Addresses Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen Fixed Fight Claims | MMAWeekly.com

  • 26 days ago
  • 98 views

Was Tito Ortiz's final fight a work? Was the fix in? UFC president Dana White weighs in. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 104 video highlights: James Vick vs. Abel Trujillo

  • 21 days ago
  • 10 views

James Vick wanted a bounce-back fight after the first official loss of his pro career. He got one in a big way. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Watch the UFC 208 Weigh-in Live on Friday at 6 PM ET | MMAWeekly.com

  • 16 days ago
  • 9 views

Watch the UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie official weigh-in streaming live on Friday, Feb. 10 at 6 p.m. ET from Brooklyn, New York. read news >>

Listen to today's UFC 208 media call with Holm, de Randamie, Silva, Brunson at 5 p.m. ET

  • 23 days ago
  • 7 views

The headliners and co-headliners of next week’s UFC 208 event address the media today in a conference call, and you can listen to it live beginning at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT).Filed under: News, UFC, Vi read news >>

Champ Stipe Miocic official for UFC 211 rematch vs. Junior Dos Santos; relive first fight inside

  • 18 days ago
  • 31 views

It’s official: Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will headline UFC 211 in Texas against former champ Junior Dos Santos in May. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Gunnar Nelson vs. Alan Jouban official as London's UFC Fight Night 107 co-headliner

  • 12 days ago
  • 7 views

Next month’s UFC Fight Night 107 event has its 13th bout, and this will one is slated as the co-headliner.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Georges St-Pierre: 'It's Official, I'm Back' (video) | MMAWeekly.com

  • 7 days ago
  • 40 views

It's official. Georges St-Pierre is back with the UFC. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 104 official weigh-in photos, video: Fighters get big-game ready in Houston

  • 23 days ago
  • 42 views

HOUSTON – The official weigh-ins are complete for the UFC’s return to Houston on the eve of Super Bowl LI in the nation’s fourth largest city. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Photo Gall read news >>

UFC Fight Night 104 weigh-in results: Bermudez (145.5) and Jung (145.5) official, Rawlings off mark

  • 23 days ago
  • 24 views

DENVER – MMAjunkie was on scene and reporting live from today’s early and official UFC Fight Night 104 fighter weigh-ins, where all but one fighter was on the mark for Saturday’s card.Filed under: Fe read news >>

Watch Anderson Silva Destroy Chael Sonnen in Their Rematch (UFC 208 Free Fight) | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 8 views

Anderson Silva extended his consecutive title defenses record to 10 when he defeated Chael Sonnen at UFC 148. Silva faces Derek Brunson at UFC 208 on Saturday. read news >>