LAS VEGAS– MMA Junkie was on scene and reporting live from Monday’s main Dana White’s Contender Series 43 fighter weigh-ins, where 2 fighters stopped working to make weight for their contests.
Dana White’s Contender Series cards see potential customers defending the chance to sign a UFC offer, with UFC president Dana White on hand to decide.
In the included bout, featherweight potential customers encounter Arizona’s Reyes Cortez (5-1) handling unbeaten Roufusport MMA item Christian Rodriguez (5-0), who was heavy at 137.25 pounds in spite of being offered an extra hour to make weight.
Undefeated Cage Warriors champ Jake Hadley (7-0) was likewise over the limitation for his flyweight contest with Mitch Raposo (5-0), being available in at 127 pounds on his 2nd effort.
Both Rodriguez and Hadley were fined 20 percent of their bag, however the lineup will go on as set up.
The early weigh-ins happened at the UFC host hotel in Las Vegas. The UFC Apex hosts Tuesday’s card, which streams on ESPN .
The complete Dana White’s Contender Series 43 weigh-in outcomes consist of:
- Reyes Cortez (1355) vs. Christian Rodriguez (13725) *
- Martin Buday (2645) vs. Lorenzo Hood (2575)
- Jake Hadley (127) vs. Mitch Raposo (126)
- Viacheslav Borshchev (156) vs. Chris Duncan (1555)
- Kathryn Paprocki (1155) vs. Maria Silva (116)
Rodriguez at first weighed 138 and was offered one extra hour to make weight
Hadley at first weighed 127.25 and was offered one extra hour to make weight