SAO PAULO – UFC Fight Night 137: Thiago “Marreta” Santos vs. Eryk Anders will take place at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo. The main card will air on FS1 while the televised prelims on FS2 and the early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
The weigh-ins took place today and all but one fighter hit their marks. To watch the ceremonial weigh-ins you can go here which will start at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT.
In the main event, Thiago “Marreta” Santos (18-6 MMA, 10-5 UFC) will take on Eryk Anders (11-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC). Santos stepped on the scale 203.7lbs and Anders came in at 205.6lbs. Anders took this fight with a week’s notice due to Jimi Manuwa pulling out of the fight with an injury.
Renan Barao (34-6 MMA, 9-5 UFC) didn’t make-weight as he came in at 141.75lbs. His opponent, UFC newcomer Andre Ewell (13-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) did make-weight stepping on the scale at 135lbs. Ewell did accept the fight and Barao will forfeit 30% of his purse to Ewell.
The early weigh-ins took place at the UFC host hotel in Sao Paulo and preceded the ceremonial weigh-ins for the fans, which take place at 5 p.m. ET at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo. The same venue hosts Saturday’s event, which has a main card on FS1 following prelims on FS2 and UFC Fight Pass.
UFC Fight Night 137 weigh-in results:
(FS1, 10:30 p.m. ET)
Thiago “Marreta” Santos (203.7) vs. Eryk Anders (205.6)
Alex Oliveira (171) vs. Carlo Pedersoli (170.3)
Sam Alvey (205.6) vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (205.3)
Renan Barao (141.75)* vs. Andre Ewell (135)
Randa Markos (115.7) vs. Marina Rodriguez (115.4)
PRELIMINARY CARD #2
(FS2, 8:30 p.m. ET)
Christos Giagos (155.6) vs. Charles Oliveira (153.9)
Evan Dunham (156) vs. Francisco Trinaldo (155)
Luis Henrique (204.8) vs. Ryan Spann (203.8)
Augusto Sakai (265.6) vs. Chase Sherman (257.1)
PRELIMINARY CARD #1
(UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET)
Sergio Moraes (170.8) vs. Ben Saunders (170.3)
Marya Bueno Silva (125.4) vs. Gillian Robertson (125.6)
Thales Leites (185.9) vs. Hector Lombard (185.7)
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos (170.6) vs. Luigi Vendramini (170.4)
Alex Chambers (115.8) vs. Livia Renata Souza (116)
*Barao missed wight and will forfeit 30% of his purse to Ewell