All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes” event tipped the scales Friday inside HSBC Arena in Rio de Jenairo, Brazil.
BREAKING NEWS: UFC president Dana White reported prior to the festivities that Anthony Johnson is way overweight and Vitor Belfort will get 20 percent of his purse. White was PISSED.
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Saturday’s pay-per-view broadcast features a featherweight title tilt between champion Jose Aldo (Pictured) and Chad Mendes.
A middleweight shootout with Vitor Belfort and Anthony Johnson will serve as the co-main event.
Here are the official results from today’s weigh-ins:
Felipe Arantes (145) vs. Antonio Carvalho (144)
Mike Pyle (171) vs. Ricardo Funch (170)
Yuri Alcantara (145) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (146)
Ednaldo Oliveira (229) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga (250)
Sam Stout (155) vs. Thiago Tavares (155)
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Terry Etim (155) vs. Edson Barboza (154)
Erick Silva (169) vs. Carlos Prater (170)
Mike Massenzio (184) vs. Rousimar Palhares (186)
Vitor Belfort (186) vs. Anthony Johnson (197)
Chad Mendes (144) vs. Jose Aldo (145 – UFC Featherweight Champion)