UFC Vegas 64 weigh-in results: Carlos Candelario, Benito Lopez miss 2.5lbs, 4 fighters miss weight

The ladder tripped several UFC Vegas 64 fighters.

Five fighters missed weight at Friday’s official weigh-ins for Saturday’s card, which takes place at UFC APEX in Las Vegas, with Carlos Candelario and Benito Lopez both breaking the 2.5-pound limit for their respective fights. . Lightweight contender Grant Dawson lost 1.5 pounds, while bantamweight Ramona Pascual and flyweight Shanna Young missed a pound.

Young then managed to gain weight on her second attempt, hitting 126 pounds.

It’s the second time in Dawson’s UFC career that he’s lost weight after breaking the 3.5-pound limit as a featherweight for a fight with Darrick Minner in February 2020. He’s stepping in to fight Mark Madsen with less than three weeks’ notice. replacing Drakkar Klose.

Lopez has lost weight ahead of what will be his first fight since July 2019.

Candelario, Lopez and Pascual’s bouts will go down as UFC catchweights, with all three losing 20% ​​of their purses as penalties. The status of Dawson’s fight is not yet known.

Strawweight headliners Marina Rodriguez and Amanda Lemos managed to make weight, as did event co-main welterweights Neil Magny and Daniel Rodriguez.

See the official UFC Vegas 64 weigh-in results here.

Main Card (ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET)

Marina Rodriguez (115.5) vs. Amanda Lemos (114.5)

Neil Magny (170.5) vs. Daniel Rodríguez (170)

Chase Sherman (255.5) vs. Josh Parisien (265.5)

Tagir Oulanbekov (124.5) vs. Nate Maness (125.5)

Grant Dawson (157.5)* vs. Mark Madsen (155)

Preliminary card (ESPN+ at 4 p.m. ET)

Darrick Minner (146) vs. Shayilan Nuerdanbieke (145.5)

Miranda Maverick (125.5) vs. Shanna Young (126)**

Mario Bautista (135.5) vs. Benito López (138.5)***

Polyana Viana (115.5); Jinh Yu Frey (115.5)

Liudvik Sholinian (135.5) vs. Johnny Munoz (135.5)

Carlos Candelario (128.5)**** vs. Jake Hadley (126)

Tamires Vidal (134) vs Ramona Pascual (137)*****

* missed weight

**Youth missed their weight on the first attempt by one pound. She managed to gain weight at 126 pounds on her second attempt.

***Lopez missed weight. His fight with Mario Bautista will play out like a catchweight, with Lopez losing 20% ​​of his purse as a penalty.

****Candelario missed weight. His fight with Jake Hadley will play out like a catchweight, with Candelario losing 20% ​​of his purse as a penalty.

*****Pascual missed his weight. His fight with Tamires Vidal will play out like a catchweight, with Pascual losing 20% ​​of his purse as a penalty.

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