PHOENIX – FightBook MMA has your early and official UFC on ESPN 1 fighter weigh-ins from earlier this morning.
UFC on ESPN 1: Ngannou vs. Velasquez will take place on Sunday February 17, 2019
at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The main card will air on ESPN and the televised prelims will also air on ESPN. The prelims will air on ESPN+.
The early weigh-ins took place at a hotel in Phoenix. The ceremonial weigh-ins for the fans will take place at 6 p.m. ET at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix and you can watch the live stream at FightBookMMA.com.
In the main event, Francis Ngannou will take on Cain Velasquez. Francis Ngannou stepped on the scale weighing in at 258lbs while Cain Velasquez came in at 248lbs. In the co-main event, Paul Felder will go against James Vick. Felder stepped on the scale weighing in at 155.5 and James Vick weighed in at 156lbs.
Three fighters did miss weight. Bermudez will be fined 30% of his purse. Penne and Barao will be fined 20% of thier purse.
UFC on ESPN 1 official weigh-in results include:
(ESPN, 9 p.m. ET)
Francis Ngannou (258) vs. Cain Velasquez (248)
Paul Felder (155.5) vs. James Vick (156)
Cynthia Calvillo (116) vs. Cortney Casey (116)
Alex Caceres (146) vs. Kron Gracie (146)
Bryan Barberena (170.5) vs. Vicente Luque (171)
Andre Fili (145.5) vs. Myles Jury (146)
PRELIMINARY CARD #2
(ESPN, 7 p.m. ET)
Jimmie Rivera (135) vs. Aljamain Sterling (136)
Manny Bermudez (140)* vs. Benito Lopez (135.5)
Ashlee Evans-Smith (126) vs. Andrea Lee (125.5)
Scott Holtzman (156) vs. Nik Lentz (155.5)
PRELIMINARY CARD #1
(ESPN+, 5:30 p.m. ET)
Jodie Esquibel (115.5) vs. Jessica Penne (118)**
Renan Barao (138)*** vs. Luke Sanders (135.5)
Alexandra Albu (114.5) vs. Emily Whitmire (116)
* Bermudez missed weight and will be fined 30% of his purse
** Penne missed weight and will be fined 20% of her purse
*** Barao missed weight and will be fined 20% of his purse