“Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg” Weigh-In Results

Written by Tom Ngo
August 14th, 2009

All of the participants slated to fight in tomorrow night’s “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg” event tipped the scales inside the San Jose Marriott Hotel in Northern California. Main event fighters Gina Carano and Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos made their required weight, paving the way for their highly anticipated title bout tomorrow night. 

Preliminary Bouts:

Isaiah Hill (156) vs. Alex Trevino (156)
Zak Bucia (170) vs. James Terry (169)
David “Tarzan” Douglas (156) vs. Justin Wilcox (154)
Mike Cook (205) vs. Scott Lighty (202)

Main Bouts:

Jesse Taylor (171)* vs. Jay Hieron (169)
Fabricio Werdum (228) vs. Mike Kyle (219)
Mitsuhiro Ishida (155) vs. Gilbert Melendez ( 155 – Strikeforce Interim Lightweight Champion)
Gegard Mousasi (204) vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral ( 201 – Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion)
Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (144.5) vs. Gina Carano (143) (Open Strikeforce Women’s Title)

* – Taylor made weight on his second attempt after initially weighing in at 172 pounds.

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